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The Odyssey of life : the ultimate journey

Author: Paul S ApsellBo G EriksonLennart NilssonThomas FriedmanMikael AgatonAll authors
Publisher: Boston, MA : WGBH Video, ©1996.
Series: Nova adventures in science.; Odyssey of life.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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(Producer) From the maker of The Miracle of Life comes another astounding limpse into the mysteries of life before birth. Stunning microphotography by Lennart Nilsson shows how the developing human embryo reveals links to other species--reflecting a shared ancestry that harks back to the dawn of creation.
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Named Person: Lennart Nilsson; Lennart Nilsson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul S Apsell; Bo G Erikson; Lennart Nilsson; Thomas Friedman; Mikael Agaton; Lars Rengfelt; David Ogden Stiers; Sveriges television.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Channel Four (Great Britain); WGBH Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1578070295 9781578070299
OCLC Number: 36217095
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Broadcast in the U.S. as a segment of: NOVA.
The micro-photography of Lennart Nilsson takes you into the hidden world of life in the womb, from the dance of the egg and sperm to the emergence of our first tiny features to the thrill of birth.
Credits: Editors, Mikael Agaton, Lars Rengfelt ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz.
Performer(s): Narrated by David Odgen Steirs.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Nova adventures in science.; Odyssey of life.
Other Titles: Ultimate journey
Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: a co-production between Swedish Television (in association with WGBH Boston) and ZDF/Arte and Channel Four (in association with RA1 3, NPS, NRK, TV2 Denmark and YLE 1) ; photography, Lennart Nilsson ; directors and producers, Mikael Agaton, Thomas Friedman, Lars Rengfelt ; written by Thomas Friedman ; executive producers Paula S. Apsell and Bo G. Erikson.

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(Producer) From the maker of The Miracle of Life comes another astounding limpse into the mysteries of life before birth. Stunning microphotography by Lennart Nilsson shows how the developing human embryo reveals links to other species--reflecting a shared ancestry that harks back to the dawn of creation.

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