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NOVA; Rescuing Baby Whales

12/27/1991

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Series
NOVA
Program
Rescuing Baby Whales
Program Number

1907

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

Scientists are gradually learning to cope with mysterious whale strandings along the beaches of Cape Cod Bay, as the puzzling behavior becomes more common. (Update of NOVA program "Whale Rescue" which first aired March 1988.)

Duration

00:96:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Rescuing Baby Whales,” 12/27/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C9CC9A31D1954429926A678BA9CCA3C7.
MLA: “NOVA; Rescuing Baby Whales.” 12/27/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C9CC9A31D1954429926A678BA9CCA3C7>.
APA: NOVA; Rescuing Baby Whales. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C9CC9A31D1954429926A678BA9CCA3C7
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