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The Living Machine

Author: Richard Kiley; Gregory Andorfer; WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.); National Academy of Sciences (U.S.); Films Incorporated.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Films Inc., 1986.
Series: Planet earth, episode 1.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Plate tectonics, one of the most important discoveries of the 20th century, is explored with world-renowned scientists on location. They are at Kilauea Volcano during a dramatic eruption, aboard the submersible craft, Alvin as it dives to the bottom of the Atlantic, and in pursuit of the cause of the worst earthquakes in American history.
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Genre/Form: Electronic videos
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Kiley; Gregory Andorfer; WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.); National Academy of Sciences (U.S.); Films Incorporated.
ISBN: 9781897767269 1897767269
OCLC Number: 17680782
Credits: Series producer, Gregory Andorfer ; music, Jack Tillar ; photography, Norris Brock.
Performer(s): Richard Kiley.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: Video (VHS).
Contents: prog. 1. Plate tectonics --
prog. 2. Continental tectonics and the earth's interior.
Series Title: Planet earth, episode 1.
Responsibility: produced by WQED Pittsburgh in association with the National Academy of Sciences.

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Plate tectonics, one of the most important discoveries of the 20th century, is explored with world-renowned scientists on location. They are at Kilauea Volcano during a dramatic eruption, aboard the submersible craft, Alvin as it dives to the bottom of the Atlantic, and in pursuit of the cause of the worst earthquakes in American history.

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