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The Resource The elegant universe, a production of WGBH in association with NOVA ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster, (videorecording)

The elegant universe, a production of WGBH in association with NOVA ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster, (videorecording)

Label
The elegant universe
Title
The elegant universe
Statement of responsibility
a production of WGBH in association with NOVA ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Physicist Brian Greene discusses the historical quest for a grand unified theory in physics which will reconcile quantum physics and general relativity, and considers the possibility that superstring theory may bring an end to that search
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Cataloging source
PSC
Characteristic
videorecording
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Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Coles ; music composed by Ed Tomney
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned ; audio-described
PerformerNote
Host, Brian Greene ; introduction, Ruth Howes
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  • 1963-
  • 1963-
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  • Cort, Julia
  • McMaster, Joseph
  • Greene, B.
  • Howes, Ruth
  • Greene, B.
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
180
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  • Unified field theories
  • Superstring theories
  • Cosmology
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The elegant universe, a production of WGBH in association with NOVA ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book The elegant universe by Brian Greene
  • "Superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theory"--Container
  • Special Features: bonus video, how the animation was created ; multidimensional math activity ; The making of The elegant universe activity ; printable materials for educators ; access to The elegant universe web site ; excerpt from the best-selling book ; video description
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: pt. 1. Einstein's dream. pt. 2. String's the thing -- Disc 2: pt. 3. Welcome to the 11th dimension
Control code
ocm54019786
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterboxed ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (180 min.)
Isbn
9781593750060
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, Dolby digital
Terms governing use
Public performance rights for educational purposes only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The elegant universe, a production of WGBH in association with NOVA ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book The elegant universe by Brian Greene
  • "Superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theory"--Container
  • Special Features: bonus video, how the animation was created ; multidimensional math activity ; The making of The elegant universe activity ; printable materials for educators ; access to The elegant universe web site ; excerpt from the best-selling book ; video description
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: pt. 1. Einstein's dream. pt. 2. String's the thing -- Disc 2: pt. 3. Welcome to the 11th dimension
Control code
ocm54019786
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterboxed ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (180 min.)
Isbn
9781593750060
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, Dolby digital
Terms governing use
Public performance rights for educational purposes only.
Video recording format
DVD

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