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The Resource Origins : fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution, a Pioneer Film & TV production for NOVA/WGBH and Channel 4 ; a Thomas Levenson Productions and Unicorn Projects, Inc. production for WGBH/Boston, (videorecording)

Origins : fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution, a Pioneer Film & TV production for NOVA/WGBH and Channel 4 ; a Thomas Levenson Productions and Unicorn Projects, Inc. production for WGBH/Boston, (videorecording)

Label
Origins : fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution
Title
Origins
Title remainder
fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution
Statement of responsibility
a Pioneer Film & TV production for NOVA/WGBH and Channel 4 ; a Thomas Levenson Productions and Unicorn Projects, Inc. production for WGBH/Boston
Title variation
Nova
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Who would have predicted that a hot spot left over from the Big Bang would eventually lead to our galaxy, the solar system, the Earth, - and to us? Origins explores how the universe and our planet began amid chaos and eventually gave birth to the first stirrings of life
Member of
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Earth is born and How life began narration written and produced by Joseph McMaster ; produced and directed by Alice Harper ; Where are the aliens written, produced and directed by Julia Cort and Larry Klein ; Back to the beginning edited by Simon Holland ; written, produced, directed by Thomas Levenson
Dewey number
523.1
Intended audience
E
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Hosted and narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tyson, Neil deGrasse
  • Harper, Alice
  • Cort, Julia
  • Klein, Larry
  • Levenson, Thomas
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
Runtime
240
Series statement
Nova
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Evolution
  • Life
  • Documentary television programs
  • Science television programs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Origins : fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution, a Pioneer Film & TV production for NOVA/WGBH and Channel 4 ; a Thomas Levenson Productions and Unicorn Projects, Inc. production for WGBH/Boston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television series Nova
  • Special DVD features include: printable materials for educators; access to the Origins web site
  • Companion to book: Origins: fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. Earth is born -- How life began
  • Disc 2. Where are the aliens? -- Back to the beginning
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9781593751753
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421380394
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG38039
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs80010086
  • 603049
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
Limited public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Origins : fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution, a Pioneer Film & TV production for NOVA/WGBH and Channel 4 ; a Thomas Levenson Productions and Unicorn Projects, Inc. production for WGBH/Boston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the television series Nova
  • Special DVD features include: printable materials for educators; access to the Origins web site
  • Companion to book: Origins: fourteen billion years of cosmic evolution
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. Earth is born -- How life began
  • Disc 2. Where are the aliens? -- Back to the beginning
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.)
Isbn
9781593751753
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421380394
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG38039
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs80010086
  • 603049
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
Limited public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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