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The Fabric of the Cosmos [DVD]

Using humor, everyday examples and computer animation for the more abstract concepts, author and physicist Brian Greene explains complex theories of the universe and the focus of his research, string theory.

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DVD

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2011

ISBN

9781608835119


Format: DVD
Summary: Using humor, everyday examples and computer animation for the more abstract concepts, author and physicist Brian Greene explains complex theories of the universe and the focus of his research, string theory.
Title: The fabric of the cosmos [DVD] / A NOVA Production ; 32-12 Media (program 1) ; Film Posse (program 2) Spine Films (program 3) ; Lone Wolf Documentary Group (program 4) ; and in association with ARTE France and National Geographic Channel ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; Senior producer and creative director, Jonathan Sahula ; Series executive producer, Joseph McMaster ; for NOVA: senior executive producer, Paula S. Apsell.
Publisher Date: [United States] : PBS Home Video, ©2011.
Subject: Greene, B. (Brian), 1963- Fabric of the cosmos -- Television adaptations. Cosmology Superstring theories Space and time
Isbn: 9781608835119
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 523.1 Fab
Oclc: 738478224
Upc: 841887015141
Bib Id: 382896

Format: DVD
Summary: Using humor, everyday examples and computer animation for the more abstract concepts, author and physicist Brian Greene explains complex theories of the universe and the focus of his research, string theory.
Title: The fabric of the cosmos [DVD] / A NOVA Production ; 32-12 Media (program 1) ; Film Posse (program 2) Spine Films (program 3) ; Lone Wolf Documentary Group (program 4) ; and in association with ARTE France and National Geographic Channel ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; Senior producer and creative director, Jonathan Sahula ; Series executive producer, Joseph McMaster ; for NOVA: senior executive producer, Paula S. Apsell.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : PBS Home Video, ©2011.
Description: 2 videodiscs (223 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: Greene, B. (Brian), 1963- Fabric of the cosmos -- Television adaptations.
Subjects: Cosmology
Subjects: Superstring theories
Subjects: Space and time
Genre: Educational television programs
Genre: Science television programs
Genre: Nonfiction television programs
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre: Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Other Author: Greene, B. (Brian), 1963-
Other Author: Sahula, Jonathan
Other Author: McMaster, Joseph
Other Author: Judd, Graham
Other Author: Streeter, Sabin
Other Author: MacLowry, Randall
Other Author: Cort, Julia
Other Author: Rosen, Josh
Other Author: DeNooyer, Rushmore
Other Author: Elisco, David
Other Author: Greene, B. (Brian), 1963- Fabric of the cosmos.
Other Author: PBS Home Video
Other Author: ARTE France
Other Author: WGBH Educational Foundation
Other Author: 32-12 Media (Firm)
Other Author: Film Posse.
Other Author: Spine Films.
Other Author: Lone Wolf Documentary Group
Other Author: National Geographic Channel (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Other Title: Nova (Television program)
Notes: Based on the book The fabric of the cosmos by Brian Greene.
Notes: Originally broadcast on the PBS television series Nova.
Notes: Originally produced in 2011.
Notes: Original music, Ed Tomney ; editors, Steve Audette, Doug Quade ; directors of photography, Mike Coles, Robert Humphreys, Stephen McCarthy, Joe Brunette.
Notes: Host, Brian Greene.
Notes: DVD ; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen, stereo.
Notes: Optional English SDH captions for the deaf and hard of hearing ; optional English audio descriptions for the visually impaired.
Contents: [Disc 1]: What is space? (Produced, directed and scripted by Graham Judd and Sabin Streeter ; story by Joseph McMaster and Graham Judd & Sabin Streeter ; ca. 56 min.) -- The illusion of time (Produced, directed and scripted by Randall MacLowry ; story by Joseph McMaster and Randall MacLowry ; ca. 56 min.) ; [Disc 2]: Quantum leap (Produced, directed and scripted by Julia Cort and Josh Rosen ; story by Joseph McMaster and Josh Rosen ; ca. 55 min.) -- Universe or multiverse? (Produced, directed and scripted by Rushmore DeNooyer ; story by Joseph McMaster and David Elisco and Rushmore DeNooyer ; ca. 56 min.)
ISBN: 9781608835119
Publisher Number: NOVA6225
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 523.1 Fab
Medium: [DVD]