Artifact Details

Title

The Robot Revolution, episode 1214 of the television series "NOVA"

Catalog Number

102621993

Type

Moving Image

Date

1986-04-07

Credits

WGBH, Kaufman

Publisher

WGBH Boston

Identifying Numbers

Deprecated CHM identification number VT 182.88

Duration

00:58:08

Format

U-Matic

Copyright Holder

NOVA

Description

This episode of the program NOVA focused on advanced automation and the future of the American workplace. The central theme was the question "how could automation change and disrupt our society?" Video contains footage of the industrial revolution (b/w) and of robots in action in the workplace (i.e. at Chrysler Corp. putting together automobiles).

Series Title

NOVA Television Series