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The Resource The elegant universe, a Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 ; in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television and Norddeutscher Rundfunk, (videorecording)

The elegant universe, a Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 ; in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television and Norddeutscher Rundfunk, (videorecording)

Label
The elegant universe
Title
The elegant universe
Statement of responsibility
a Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 ; in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television and Norddeutscher Rundfunk
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the scientific story and the human struggle behind the search for the string theory--the ultimate theory which scientists believe is capable of describing all physical phenomena, large and small; and discusses how the theory is affecting human understanding of space and time
Member of
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Coles ; edited by Jonathan Sahula (1-2), Dick Bartlett (3) ; music composed by Ed Tomney
Dewey number
539.7/258
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English; audio description in English
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
QC794.6.S85
LC item number
E54 2003
PerformerNote
Hosted by Brian Greene
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Greene, B.
  • McMaster, Joseph
  • Cort, Julia
  • Greene, B.
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • David Hickman Films
  • Sveriges television
  • Norddeutscher Rundfunk
Runtime
180
Series statement
Nova
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Superstring theories
  • Cosmology
Target audience
general
Technique
animation and live action
Label
The elegant universe, a Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 ; in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television and Norddeutscher Rundfunk, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Live action and animated
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television program Nova in 2003
  • Based on: The elegant universe / by Brian Greene
  • Includes production featurette, book excerpt, weblinks, DVD-ROM features, and promotions
Bar code
  • 31223114914345
  • 31223114914329
  • 31223114914360
  • 31223114914337
  • 31223114914352
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1:
  • Einstein's dream
  • String's the thing
  • written, produced and directed by Joseph McMaster
  • disc 2:
  • Welcome to the 11th dimension
  • written, produced and directed by Julia Cort & Joseph McMaster
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 3 hr.)
Isbn
9781593750060
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421367791
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG36779
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD player required; Dolby digital
  • DVD player required-ROM system requirements not stated
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The elegant universe, a Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 ; in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television and Norddeutscher Rundfunk, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Live action and animated
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television program Nova in 2003
  • Based on: The elegant universe / by Brian Greene
  • Includes production featurette, book excerpt, weblinks, DVD-ROM features, and promotions
Bar code
  • 31223114914345
  • 31223114914329
  • 31223114914360
  • 31223114914337
  • 31223114914352
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1:
  • Einstein's dream
  • String's the thing
  • written, produced and directed by Joseph McMaster
  • disc 2:
  • Welcome to the 11th dimension
  • written, produced and directed by Julia Cort & Joseph McMaster
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 3 hr.)
Isbn
9781593750060
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421367791
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG36779
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD player required; Dolby digital
  • DVD player required-ROM system requirements not stated
Video recording format
DVD

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