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NOVA; Russian Right Stuff: The Invisible Spaceman


Large wrinkles and creases @ 5 min. in -- DO NOT AIR (damaged on tape floor 3/30/94 per Dean Raymond)

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Russian Right Stuff: The Invisible Spaceman
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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 chronicles the birth of the Soviet space program by profiling Sergei Korolev, the mastermind and anonymous power behind early Russian space missions.

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Chicago: “NOVA; Russian Right Stuff: The Invisible Spaceman,” 01/10/1991, GBH Archives, accessed June 17, 2024,
MLA: “NOVA; Russian Right Stuff: The Invisible Spaceman.” 01/10/1991. GBH Archives. Web. June 17, 2024. <>.
APA: NOVA; Russian Right Stuff: The Invisible Spaceman. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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