NOVA; Big Spill, The
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- Big Spill, 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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How technology failed in preventing, containing and cleaning up last year's Exxon Valdez oil spill.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Big Spill, The,” 01/12/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 21, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F0D097AD5D384BD0BEF082DF5EB08943.
- MLA: “NOVA; Big Spill, The.” 01/12/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 21, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F0D097AD5D384BD0BEF082DF5EB08943>.
- APA: NOVA; Big Spill, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F0D097AD5D384BD0BEF082DF5EB08943