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NOVA; Will I Walk Again

01/16/1984


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Series
NOVA
Program
Will I Walk Again
Program Number

1104

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

Is there a cure for paralyzing spinal cord injuries? Most neurosurgeons are doubtful, pointing to the central nervous system's most apparent inability to heal itself. But others dispute the point. NOVA explores the debate, the hopes for a cure and recent breakthroughs to help paralyzed patients.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Will I Walk Again,” 01/16/1984, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BDC48DCD421A4D3BBD12B00746D237D5.
MLA: “NOVA; Will I Walk Again.” 01/16/1984. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BDC48DCD421A4D3BBD12B00746D237D5>.
APA: NOVA; Will I Walk Again. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BDC48DCD421A4D3BBD12B00746D237D5
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