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The Resource A visual guide to the universe, Professor David M. Meyer, (VIDEORECORDING)

A visual guide to the universe, Professor David M. Meyer, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
A visual guide to the universe
Title
A visual guide to the universe
Statement of responsibility
Professor David M. Meyer
Creator
Contributor
Author
Production company
Speaker
Sponsoring body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Great Courses has teamed up with The Smithsonian - the world's largest museum and research complex - to create unique and fascinating educational experiences. Combining the legendary collections of The Smithsonian with the powerful and comprehensive approach of The Great Courses, this partnership will bring you a new kind of engaging learning experience
Member of
Cataloging source
DAD
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyer, David Michael
Dewey number
523.1
PerformerNote
Lecturer: David M. Meyer, professor of physics and astronomy at Northwestern University
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Teaching Company
  • Recorded Books, LLC
  • Smithsonian Institution
Runtime
540
Series statement
Great courses. Science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Astronomy
  • Galaxies
  • Planets
  • Universe
Technique
live action
Label
A visual guide to the universe, Professor David M. Meyer, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 1893
  • "Smithsonian®"--Container's cover
  • The Great Courses has teamed up with The Smithsonian - the world's largest museum and research complex - to create unique and fascinating educational experiences. Combining the legendary collections of The Smithsonian with the powerful and comprehensive approach of The Great Courses, this partnership will bring you a new kind of engaging learning experience
  • Accompanying PDF contains course workbook in CD-ROM format
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 18 lectures
Accompanying material
1 PDF CD-ROM.
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
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 -- The search for other Earths -- The Swan Nebula -- The Seven Sisters and their stardust veil -- Future supernova, Eta Carinae -- Runaway star, Zeta Ophiuchi -- The center of the Milky Way -- The Andromeda galaxy -- Hubble's galaxy zoo -- The brightest quasar -- The dark side of the bullet cluster -- The cosmic reach of gamma-ray bursts -- The afterglow of the Big Bang
Control code
ocn918990493
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
PDF workbook version.
Extent
3 videodiscs (540 min.)
Isbn
9781490687568
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • GV0122
  • 1893
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)918990493
System details
DVD; PDF requires Adobe Reader or PDF reader
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A visual guide to the universe, Professor David M. Meyer, (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 1893
  • "Smithsonian®"--Container's cover
  • The Great Courses has teamed up with The Smithsonian - the world's largest museum and research complex - to create unique and fascinating educational experiences. Combining the legendary collections of The Smithsonian with the powerful and comprehensive approach of The Great Courses, this partnership will bring you a new kind of engaging learning experience
  • Accompanying PDF contains course workbook in CD-ROM format
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 18 lectures
Accompanying material
1 PDF CD-ROM.
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
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 -- The search for other Earths -- The Swan Nebula -- The Seven Sisters and their stardust veil -- Future supernova, Eta Carinae -- Runaway star, Zeta Ophiuchi -- The center of the Milky Way -- The Andromeda galaxy -- Hubble's galaxy zoo -- The brightest quasar -- The dark side of the bullet cluster -- The cosmic reach of gamma-ray bursts -- The afterglow of the Big Bang
Control code
ocn918990493
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
PDF workbook version.
Extent
3 videodiscs (540 min.)
Isbn
9781490687568
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • GV0122
  • 1893
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)918990493
System details
DVD; PDF requires Adobe Reader or PDF reader
Video recording format
DVD

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