|提及的人：||J J Thomson|
F E Close; Bryson Gore; Susie Grant; Andy Walker; Jeffrey Vicarioli; Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc.; Institution of Electrical Engineers.; Channel Four (Great Britain); Rapier Productions.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
|注意：||"Lecture produced by Rapier Productions"--End credits.
Originally broadcast as a "special" of the television program Science in focus.
|制作人员：||Executive producer, Norman Burrows ; camera, Mike Howarth ; editor, Sharon Goodman; music, Matthew Faddy ; graphics, Gus Henry ; sound, Marie Howarth.|
|演员：||Presenters, Frank Close, Bryson Gore ; narrator, Susie Grant.|
|制作说明：||Recorded at the Barbican Hall, London, 1998.|
|描述：||1 videodisc (55 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|其他题名：||Bright sparks of the universe :
Century of electrifying discoveries
Science in focus.
|责任：||produced by SPE Ltd. in association with the Institution of Electrical Engineers ; an SPE production in association with Channel 4 ; director, Andy Walker ; producer, Jeffrey Vicarioli.|
Examines how the discovery of electrons by J.J. Thomson has impacted everyday life and scientific innovation. Illustrates the principles of electrostatics and electromagnetism. Examines the workings of the cathode-ray tube and flat-screen TV. Discusses origin of the universe.