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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 ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster, (videorecording)

The elegant universe, a Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television, and Norddeutscher Rundfunk ; 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 Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television, and Norddeutscher Rundfunk ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster
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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
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Coles ; music composed by Ed Tomney
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned ; audio-described
PerformerNote
Hosted by Brian Greene ; introduction, Ruth Howes
Runtime
180
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
The elegant universe, a Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television, and Norddeutscher Rundfunk ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster, (videorecording)
Label
The elegant universe, a Nova production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 in association with David Hickman Films, Sveriges Television, and Norddeutscher Rundfunk ; writers, Julia Cort and Brian Greene ; directors, Julia Cort and Joseph McMaster, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television broadcast in 2003
  • Based on The elegant universe by Brian Greene
  • 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
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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
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
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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, region 1, letterboxed; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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