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Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Science and the American Dream

03/29/1996

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Series
Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America
Program
Science and the American Dream
Program Number

105

Series Description

Series release date: 1996

Program Description

Sometimes, people can do good by doing well. Whether it's designing an improved engine or delivering interactive video services, new businesses generate profits for their owners and jobs for their communities. From an Inupiat village in the Arctic Circle to the barrios of Houston, scientists and engineers are taking on the risks -- and reaping the rewards -- of entrepreneurship. Featured scientists: Donna Auguste, senior director of applied research and multimedia, US West; Israel Galvan, engineer and entrepreneur developing a radical new rotary engine; Richard Glenn, geologist and businessman working inside the Arctic Circle. •Episode producer: Joseph Tovares

Duration

00:56:44

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Science and the American Dream,” 03/29/1996, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BFFAA2325AF8432F83D685531D397167.
MLA: “Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Science and the American Dream.” 03/29/1996. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BFFAA2325AF8432F83D685531D397167>.
APA: Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Science and the American Dream. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BFFAA2325AF8432F83D685531D397167
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