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NOVA; Will Venice Survive Its Rescue?

09/21/1989


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Series
NOVA
Program
Will Venice Survive Its Rescue?
Program Number

1617

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

Investigates environmentalists' concerns that the high-tech floodgates designed to save Venice from drowning may destroy the fragile lagoon surrounding the city.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Will Venice Survive Its Rescue?,” 09/21/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8697A0FFEC3A4265ABFA557A584B7C53.
MLA: “NOVA; Will Venice Survive Its Rescue?.” 09/21/1989. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8697A0FFEC3A4265ABFA557A584B7C53>.
APA: NOVA; Will Venice Survive Its Rescue?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8697A0FFEC3A4265ABFA557A584B7C53
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