NOVA; Mr. Ludwig’s Tropical Dreamland
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- Mr. Ludwig’s Tropical Dreamland
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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 amazing Jari project of the Amazon basin. Eleven years ago, 3.5 million acres of virgin jungle were bought by the reclusive billionaire, Daniel K. Ludwig.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Mr. Ludwig’s Tropical Dreamland,” 02/28/1980, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 26, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F1043FB22F004422AAE82C242626A389.
- MLA: “NOVA; Mr. Ludwig’s Tropical Dreamland.” 02/28/1980. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 26, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F1043FB22F004422AAE82C242626A389>.
- APA: NOVA; Mr. Ludwig’s Tropical Dreamland. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F1043FB22F004422AAE82C242626A389