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The Lives of the stars ; The Edge of forever

Author: Carl SaganAnn DruyanAdrian MaloneSteven SoterGregory AndorferAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Carl Sagan Productions & TBS Productions, ©1989.
Series: Cosmos series, Episodes 9 & 10.; Cosmos : a personal voyage.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using computer animation and amazing astronomical art, Sagan shows how stars are born, live, die and sometimes collapse to form neutron stars and black holes. Viewers may then visit 'the last perfect day on earth', some 5 billion years from now. Episode 10 takes viewers on an awesome trip to a time when galaxies where beginning to form. We also journey to India to explore the infinite cycles of Hindu cosmology and  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Sagan; Ann Druyan; Adrian Malone; Steven Soter; Gregory Andorfer; Carl Sagan Productions.
OCLC Number: 220844615
Notes: Distributed by Turner Home Entertainment.
Also issued as a motion picture.
Credits: Series director and executive producer, Adrian Malone.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (60 min. each) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: Cosmos series, Episodes 9 & 10.; Cosmos : a personal voyage.
Other Titles: Edge of forever
Responsibility: written by Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan, Steven Soter ; producer, Gregory Andorfer.

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Using computer animation and amazing astronomical art, Sagan shows how stars are born, live, die and sometimes collapse to form neutron stars and black holes. Viewers may then visit 'the last perfect day on earth', some 5 billion years from now. Episode 10 takes viewers on an awesome trip to a time when galaxies where beginning to form. We also journey to India to explore the infinite cycles of Hindu cosmology and see how humans in this century discovered the expanding universe and its origin: The Big Bang.

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