The Resource Drop the apple : An invisible object, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)

Drop the apple : An invisible object, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)

Label
Drop the apple : An invisible object
Title
Drop the apple
Title remainder
An invisible object
Statement of responsibility
a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • The series explores the origins and effects of those inventions that shape the modern world we live in
  • Drop the apple: The benefactor of the Smithsonian discovered the mineral calamine that gives off electricity used to play records leading to Albert Eisntein's theory of relativity and the creation of the atomic bomb
  • An invisible object: Connect the black holes with fast food by travelling along the Pony Express, looking into a sultan's finances, and discovering why beer is chilled. Along the way, go to a queen's birthday party, see Buffalo Bill's show, and learn about a historical disaster
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
FZL
Characteristic
videorecording
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Connections (Television program)
Credits note
Producer, James Burke ; Charles Mapleston ; writer, James Burke ; editor, Mike Crozier
Language note
English subtitles
LC call number
T15
LC item number
.C663 disc 2
PerformerNote
Hosted by James Burke
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1936-
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  • Burke, James
  • Learning Channel (Firm)
  • Discovery Channel (Firm)
  • Langham Productions
Runtime
104
Series statement
Connections 3
Series volume
disc 2
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  • Inventions
  • Technology and civilization
Technique
live action
Label
Drop the apple : An invisible object, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm56028911
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56028911
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Drop the apple : An invisible object, a production of The Learning Channel in association with James Burke and Langham Productions, (videorecording ;)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm56028911
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56028911
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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