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The Resource Life's rocky start, a Nova production by Hamilton Land and Cattle, Inc. for WGBH Boston ; written, produced & directed by Doug Hamilton, (VIDEORECORDING)

Life's rocky start, a Nova production by Hamilton Land and Cattle, Inc. for WGBH Boston ; written, produced & directed by Doug Hamilton, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
Life's rocky start
Title
Life's rocky start
Statement of responsibility
a Nova production by Hamilton Land and Cattle, Inc. for WGBH Boston ; written, produced & directed by Doug Hamilton
Title variation
Life's rocky start
Title variation remainder
the vital link between minerals and the evolution of life
Contributor
Broadcaster
Commentator
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Four and a half billion years ago, how did life emerge on Earth? Robert Hazen advances a startling idea, that the rocks on Earth were not only essential to jump-starting life, but then, life helped give birth to hundreds of minerals we rely upon today
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
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Credits note
Managing director, Alan Ritsko ; senior executive producer, Paula S. Apsell ; editor, Rob Tinworth ; camera, Brad Dillon (and eight others) ; music, Chee Wei Tay
Date time place
Originally broadcast by PBS Jan. 13, 2016
Dewey number
576.801
Intended audience
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-G (general audience; most parents would find this program suitable for all ages)
Language note
  • In English with optional English SDH subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • In English with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Narrator, Jay O. Sanders ; commentator, Robert Hazen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hamilton, Doug
  • Sanders, Jay O.
  • Hazen, Robert M.
  • Tay, CheeWei
  • Hamilton Land & Cattle, Inc
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
54
Series statement
Nova
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life
  • Life (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Minerals
  • Earth (Planet)
Technique
live action
Label
Life's rocky start, a Nova production by Hamilton Land and Cattle, Inc. for WGBH Boston ; written, produced & directed by Doug Hamilton, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual program running time: 54 minutes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A chemical starter kit -- When did life begin? -- Minerals in the mud -- The rise of oxygen -- Transforming a planet
Control code
ocn936187936
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781627896276
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NOVA6317
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)936187936
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life's rocky start, a Nova production by Hamilton Land and Cattle, Inc. for WGBH Boston ; written, produced & directed by Doug Hamilton, (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual program running time: 54 minutes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A chemical starter kit -- When did life begin? -- Minerals in the mud -- The rise of oxygen -- Transforming a planet
Control code
ocn936187936
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781627896276
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NOVA6317
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)936187936
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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