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NOVA; Can The Next President Win The Space Race?

10/06/1988

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Series
NOVA
Program
Can The Next President Win The Space Race?
Program Number

1516

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

Reviews the status of the American space program and how each of the presidential candidates views its future. Thirty years after Sputnik, the United States space program is mired in uncertainty, while the Russians, Europeans, Japanese and others sprint onward and upward.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Can The Next President Win The Space Race?,” 10/06/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9E316B17ADD942FC93E8ED6285B685EA.
MLA: “NOVA; Can The Next President Win The Space Race?.” 10/06/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9E316B17ADD942FC93E8ED6285B685EA>.
APA: NOVA; Can The Next President Win The Space Race?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9E316B17ADD942FC93E8ED6285B685EA
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