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NOVA; Normal Face, A: The Wonders of Plastic Surgery


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Normal Face, A: The Wonders of Plastic Surgery
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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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When plastic surgeons repair the shattered face of a soldier or rescue a child from a disfiguring disease, the victory is more than skin-deep. NOVA looks at the history, heroes and miracles of plastic surgery in mending facial deformities.



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Chicago: “NOVA; Normal Face, A: The Wonders of Plastic Surgery,” 12/26/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9AC9F6AA122A4B72BC57D7B2E4990CBE.
MLA: “NOVA; Normal Face, A: The Wonders of Plastic Surgery.” 12/26/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9AC9F6AA122A4B72BC57D7B2E4990CBE>.
APA: NOVA; Normal Face, A: The Wonders of Plastic Surgery. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9AC9F6AA122A4B72BC57D7B2E4990CBE
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