NOVA; Can The Elephant Be Saved
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- Can The Elephant Be Saved
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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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"Nova" looks at the controversial strategies for saving the nearly extinct elephant. Not everyone agrees that the ivory trade ban is the answer to protecting the pachyderms.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Can The Elephant Be Saved,” 10/02/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 15, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F900C1D1F1B542B9A66DE7891AA11CA9.
- MLA: “NOVA; Can The Elephant Be Saved.” 10/02/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 15, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F900C1D1F1B542B9A66DE7891AA11CA9>.
- APA: NOVA; Can The Elephant Be Saved. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F900C1D1F1B542B9A66DE7891AA11CA9