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NOVA; Stationed in the Stars


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Stationed in the Stars
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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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This program profiles the International Space Station, a joint effort between the U.S. and 14 international partners. Focusing on a crucial turning point, the Russian delivery of the Service Module, the program presents the risks and hazards of long-term operations in space, and the vision and audacity that lie behind this project.

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Chicago: “NOVA; Stationed in the Stars,” 04/10/2000, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9A0EC989E7D741EB9932C24017E170D6.
MLA: “NOVA; Stationed in the Stars.” 04/10/2000. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9A0EC989E7D741EB9932C24017E170D6>.
APA: NOVA; Stationed in the Stars. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9A0EC989E7D741EB9932C24017E170D6
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