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Case of ESP, 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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A LOOK INTO PSYCHIC PHENOMENA; IS IT SCIENCE OR HOAX? In the past decade, a number of researchers have begun systematic laboratory research into extrasensory perception--ESP. NOVA considers the claims for--and against--paranormal phenomena and looks at some startling applications in the field of archaeology, criminology and warfare.



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Chicago: “NOVA; Case of ESP, The,” 12/18/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 26, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FD5AB9B3D6164C20A4080B0284C98B26.
MLA: “NOVA; Case of ESP, The.” 12/18/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 26, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FD5AB9B3D6164C20A4080B0284C98B26>.
APA: NOVA; Case of ESP, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FD5AB9B3D6164C20A4080B0284C98B26
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