NOVA; Umealit: The Whale Hunters
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- Umealit: The Whale Hunters
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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
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Whaling is an integral part of Eskimo life, and a major source of food; even so, conservationists are seeking to restrict the hunting of bowhead whales in Alaska.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Umealit: The Whale Hunters,” 02/03/1980, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 22, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CB7EB56332884C07A7443508490E9135.
- MLA: “NOVA; Umealit: The Whale Hunters.” 02/03/1980. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 22, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CB7EB56332884C07A7443508490E9135>.
- APA: NOVA; Umealit: The Whale Hunters. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CB7EB56332884C07A7443508490E9135