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NOVA ScienceNow; Electricity Segment


Electricity Spot: Leading Edge Reinvented Break Producer: Vincent Liota

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NOVA ScienceNow
Electricity Segment
Series Description

Premiered January 2005 NOVA scienceNOW is a new series produced by NOVA. For more than three decades, NOVA has been unrivaled in bringing authoritative, innovative, and entertaining science documentaries to television. Now the same award-winning producers have teamed up with veteran reporter Robert Krulwich to cover the timeliest developments and intriguing personalities in science and technology today. Presenting multiple stories in a magazine format hosted by Krulwich and reported by a diverse team of correspondents in the field, NOVA scienceNOW will air five times a year in the NOVA time slot.

NOVA scienceNOW has named Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, respected scientist, author, and director of the Hayden Planetarium in the Rose Center For Earth and Space at the American Museum of Natural History, to host the science magazine series with the launch of its second season in the Fall of 2006. Series release date: 1/25/2005

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Created in 2004. Electricity 2 minute Reinvented Break - created for PBS to run in credit bed of NOVA.

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Linde, Olicker (Series Producer)
Chicago: “NOVA ScienceNow; Electricity Segment,” 05/04/2004, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AC3F57F8703A44DCAFC1EF1713B52F54.
MLA: “NOVA ScienceNow; Electricity Segment.” 05/04/2004. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 28, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AC3F57F8703A44DCAFC1EF1713B52F54>.
APA: NOVA ScienceNow; Electricity Segment. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AC3F57F8703A44DCAFC1EF1713B52F54
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