NOVA; Man Who Loved Numbers, The
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- Man Who Loved Numbers, The
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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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Explores the life of Srinivasa Ramanujan, a poor clerk from India who astounded mathematicians in the 1910s with his brilliant insight into the world of numbers.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Man Who Loved Numbers, The,” 01/19/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CCB3F73E026B4CCEBDC794A35B08AEC4.
- MLA: “NOVA; Man Who Loved Numbers, The.” 01/19/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CCB3F73E026B4CCEBDC794A35B08AEC4>.
- APA: NOVA; Man Who Loved Numbers, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CCB3F73E026B4CCEBDC794A35B08AEC4