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NOVA; Finding a Voice

01/05/1982


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Series
NOVA
Program
Finding a Voice
Program Number

905

Series Description

Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974

Program Description

Explores the severest of speech disabilities with Dick Boydell--born with cerebral palsy, confined to a wheel chair and unable for 30 years to say more than "yes" or "no" and investigates some of the new technology that gives the speechless a "voice" through computerized communication aids.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Finding a Voice,” 01/05/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_702E0E1C8EB248ABA85F8B94DAB23842.
MLA: “NOVA; Finding a Voice.” 01/05/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_702E0E1C8EB248ABA85F8B94DAB23842>.
APA: NOVA; Finding a Voice. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_702E0E1C8EB248ABA85F8B94DAB23842
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