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NOVA; Nuclear Strategy: A Guide For The Beginner

11/17/1983


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Series
NOVA
Program
Nuclear Strategy: A Guide For The Beginner
Program Number

1018

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

Will nuclear weapons deter World War III or only make it more likely? NOVA explores the military strategies of the nuclear age, now that the challenge may no longer be to win global war but to prevent it through current nuclear strategy and the hopes for arms control.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Nuclear Strategy: A Guide For The Beginner,” 11/17/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AFC6E5576AF147D9BD5E0F58953EC700.
MLA: “NOVA; Nuclear Strategy: A Guide For The Beginner.” 11/17/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 28, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AFC6E5576AF147D9BD5E0F58953EC700>.
APA: NOVA; Nuclear Strategy: A Guide For The Beginner. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AFC6E5576AF147D9BD5E0F58953EC700
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