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The best mind since Einstein

Author: Christopher SykesMelanie Wallace, (Producer)Paula S ApsellPeter ThomasHans A BetheAll authors
Publisher: [South Burlington, Vt.?] : WGBH Boston Video, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Juvenile audience : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Full screenView all editions and formats
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Examines the life and work of Richard Feynman, Nobel prize-winning physicist, best known for his work on the atom bomb, his theory of quantum thermodynamics, and his contribution to the investigation into the Challenger space shuttle disaster.
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Genre/Form: Documentary videos
Biography
Documentary films
History
Interviews
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary
Biographical (Nonfiction)
Named Person: Richard Phillips Feynman; Richard Phillips Feynman; Richard P Feynman
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Sykes; Melanie Wallace, (Producer); Paula S Apsell; Peter Thomas; Hans A Bethe; Joan Feynman; W Daniel Hillis; Jirayr Zorthian; Donald Kutyna; Michael Flynn; Marc Eskenazi; Jana Bennett; Evan Hadingham; William Grant; Christopher Sykes Productions.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN: 1593755767 9781593755768
OCLC Number: 64202249
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Documentary.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
Program content: c1993.
"Not rated"--Container.
"WG40899"--Disc label.
Credits: Film editor, Michael Flynn ; videotape editor, Marc Eskenazi ; editor [for Horizon], Jana Bennett ; science editor, Evan Hadingham ; executive editor, William Grant.
Performer(s): Narrator, Peter Thomas ; featuring Richard Feynman, Hans Bethe, Joan Feynman, Daniel Hillis, Jirayr Zorthian, Donald Kutyna.
Description: 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, Region 1; full screen; Dolby digital.
Contents: DVD-Features: A link to the Nova Web site, pbs.org/nova.
Other Titles: Nova (Television program)
Horizon (Television program)
Responsibility: a Nova production for BBC-TV in association with WGBH/Boston ; produced and directed by Christopher Sykes ; produced [for Nova] by Melanie Wallace ; executive producer, Paula S. Apsell.

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Examines the life and work of Richard Feynman, Nobel prize-winning physicist, best known for his work on the atom bomb, his theory of quantum thermodynamics, and his contribution to the investigation into the Challenger space shuttle disaster.

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