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NOVA; Mediterranean Prospect, A

02/13/1980

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Series
NOVA
Program
Mediterranean Prospect, A
Program Number

707

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

Years of use and abuse have taken their toll on the once idyllic Mediterranean and the "world's biggest swimming pool" has become the world's biggest open sewer. NOVA explores the complex problems that plague the Mediterranean's future.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Mediterranean Prospect, A,” 02/13/1980, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D970DA545A864B5594576BC8882B67F1.
MLA: “NOVA; Mediterranean Prospect, A.” 02/13/1980. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D970DA545A864B5594576BC8882B67F1>.
APA: NOVA; Mediterranean Prospect, A. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D970DA545A864B5594576BC8882B67F1
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