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Matter and the universe

Author: Benoit B MandelbrotJack WisdomI PrigogineTod Richard LauerArnold H RotsAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Inc., ©1991.
Series: Subject of matter.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This program shows how radiotelescopes and observatories provide complementary images of celestial objects. Gives on-camera explanations by scientists of how we see immense objects at immense distances and some of the empirical bases for theories of the Big Bang and the origin of matter.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Benoit B Mandelbrot; Jack Wisdom; I Prigogine; Tod Richard Lauer; Arnold H Rots; David J Batuski; Alan H Guth; Carlo Rubbia; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 24887591
Notes: FFH 2522.
Credits: Written by Philippe Calderon; producer, François Calderon.
Performer(s): Benoit Mandelbrot, Jack Wisdom, Ilya Prigogine, Tod LaUer, Arnold Rots, David J. Batuski, Alan Guth, Carlo Rubbia.
Description: 1 videocassette (26 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Subject of matter.

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This program shows how radiotelescopes and observatories provide complementary images of celestial objects. Gives on-camera explanations by scientists of how we see immense objects at immense distances and some of the empirical bases for theories of the Big Bang and the origin of matter.

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