NOVA; Making Stuff: Smaller
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- Making Stuff: Smaller
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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
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How small can we go? Could we one day have robots taking "fantastic voyages" in our bodies to kill rogue cells? The triumphs of tiny are seen all around us in the Information Age: transistors, microchips, laptops, cell phones. Now, David Pogue takes NOVA viewers to an even smaller world in "Making Stuff: Smaller," examining the latest in high-powered nano-circuits and micro-robots that may one day hold the key to saving lives.
A NOVA Production by Powderhouse Productions for WGBH
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Making Stuff: Smaller,” 01/04/2011, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_91ED00A8C3834EC98D030CEB2508C523.
- MLA: “NOVA; Making Stuff: Smaller.” 01/04/2011. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_91ED00A8C3834EC98D030CEB2508C523>.
- APA: NOVA; Making Stuff: Smaller. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_91ED00A8C3834EC98D030CEB2508C523