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The Lives of the stars

Author: Carl Sagan; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Carl Sagan Productions.; Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
Publisher: [S.l.] : Turner Home Entertainment, ©1989.
Series: Cosmos, a personal voyage, episode 9.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With computer animation and astronomical art, stars are shown as they are born, live, and die. We witness the explosion of distant stars which make cosmic rays that produce mutations in the beings of the Earth. The origin, evolution, and fate of life on our planet is connected with the evolution of the cosmos.
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Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Sagan; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Carl Sagan Productions.; Turner Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1559603127 9781559603126
OCLC Number: 22038204
Notes: "3023."
Credits: Cinematographers, Chris O'Dell, Hillyard J. Brown ; computer animation, James F. Blinn, Charles Kohlhase, Pat Cole ; chief artist, Jon Lomberg ; astronomical artists, John Allison ... [et al.] ; film editor, James Latham ; consultant, Donald Goldsmith.
Performer(s): Carl Sagan.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Cosmos, a personal voyage, episode 9.
Other Titles: Cosmos (Television program).
Responsibility: a joint production of KCET and Carl Sagan Productions, Inc. in association with the British Broadcasting Corporation and Polytel International ; series editor, Adrian Malone ; written by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan & Steven Soter ; senior producers, Geoffrey Haines-Stiles, David Kennard ; producer, Gregory Andorfer.

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With computer animation and astronomical art, stars are shown as they are born, live, and die. We witness the explosion of distant stars which make cosmic rays that produce mutations in the beings of the Earth. The origin, evolution, and fate of life on our planet is connected with the evolution of the cosmos.

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