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NOVA; Yellowstone's Burning Question

10/27/1989

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Series
NOVA
Program
Yellowstone's Burning Question
Program Number

1619

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

The 1988 Yellowstone fire may have been one of the worst in human memory, but nature has had eons of experience with such events. Nova accompanies scientists who are studying the surprisingly rapid recovery from this blaze.

Duration

00:51:04

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; Yellowstone's Burning Question,” 10/27/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 2, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DC567FD7EEEC4413BA17D0E6A2D86798.
MLA: “NOVA; Yellowstone's Burning Question.” 10/27/1989. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 2, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DC567FD7EEEC4413BA17D0E6A2D86798>.
APA: NOVA; Yellowstone's Burning Question. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_DC567FD7EEEC4413BA17D0E6A2D86798
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