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NOVA; NOVA Quiz, The

12/20/1992


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Series
NOVA
Program
NOVA Quiz, The
Program Number

2010

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

Opening the 20th anniversary season, NOVA tests the science literacy of a cross-section of Americans, some of them recruited by public television stations across the country, in a fast-paced, hi-tech quiz show. Marc Summers of Nickelodeon's "Double-Dare" hosts.

Duration

00:54:05

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “NOVA; NOVA Quiz, The,” 12/20/1992, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FD6481FA206243818BA541F607702E75.
MLA: “NOVA; NOVA Quiz, The.” 12/20/1992. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FD6481FA206243818BA541F607702E75>.
APA: NOVA; NOVA Quiz, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FD6481FA206243818BA541F607702E75
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