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A visual guide to the universe

Label
A visual guide to the universe
Title
A visual guide to the universe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JRY
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Lecturer: David M. Meyer, professor of physics and astronomy at Northwestern University
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meyer, David Michael
  • Teaching Company
  • Smithsonian Institution
Runtime
540
Series statement
Great courses. Science, Astronomy
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  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
Technique
live action
Label
A visual guide to the universe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The Great Courses has partnered with the Smithsonian to create unique and fascinating educational experiences, such as this visually stunning series..."--Container
  • 18 lectures (30 minutes each)
  • Includes course guidebook
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 132 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Book includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 2.
  • The search for other Eartjs
  • The Swan Nebula
  • The Seven Sisters and their stardust veil
  • Future supernova, Eta Carinae
  • Runaway stra, Zeta Ophiuchi
  • The center of the Milky Way
  • Disc 3.
  • The Andromeda Galaxy
  • Hubble's Galaxy zoo
  • Disc 1.
  • The brightest quasar
  • The dark side of the bullet cluster
  • The cosmic reach of gamma-ray bursts
  • The afterglow of the Big Bang
  • Probing the cosmos from space
  • The magnetic beauty of the active Sun
  • Mars: water and the search for life
  • Vesta and the asteroid belt
  • The dark side of the bullet cluster
  • Saturn: the rings of enchantment
  • The ice moons Europa and Enceladus
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (540 min.)
Isbn
9781629970974
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn896949839
  • (OCoLC)896949839
System details
DVD, full screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A visual guide to the universe
Publication
Note
  • "The Great Courses has partnered with the Smithsonian to create unique and fascinating educational experiences, such as this visually stunning series..."--Container
  • 18 lectures (30 minutes each)
  • Includes course guidebook
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 132 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Book includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 2.
  • The search for other Eartjs
  • The Swan Nebula
  • The Seven Sisters and their stardust veil
  • Future supernova, Eta Carinae
  • Runaway stra, Zeta Ophiuchi
  • The center of the Milky Way
  • Disc 3.
  • The Andromeda Galaxy
  • Hubble's Galaxy zoo
  • Disc 1.
  • The brightest quasar
  • The dark side of the bullet cluster
  • The cosmic reach of gamma-ray bursts
  • The afterglow of the Big Bang
  • Probing the cosmos from space
  • The magnetic beauty of the active Sun
  • Mars: water and the search for life
  • Vesta and the asteroid belt
  • The dark side of the bullet cluster
  • Saturn: the rings of enchantment
  • The ice moons Europa and Enceladus
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (540 min.)
Isbn
9781629970974
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn896949839
  • (OCoLC)896949839
System details
DVD, full screen
Video recording format
DVD

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