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NOVA; Mathematical Mystery Tour, A

02/21/1985


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Series
NOVA
Program
Mathematical Mystery Tour, A
Program Number

1208

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

Imagine a bottle with no inside or a number bigger than infinity or parallel lines that meet. A look into a wholly abstract, quirky world of pure mathematics.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Mathematical Mystery Tour, A,” 02/21/1985, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 8, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C7E8D7F543E44790BD82BEBDB9C805BA.
MLA: “NOVA; Mathematical Mystery Tour, A.” 02/21/1985. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 8, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C7E8D7F543E44790BD82BEBDB9C805BA>.
APA: NOVA; Mathematical Mystery Tour, A. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C7E8D7F543E44790BD82BEBDB9C805BA
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