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Physics : the elegant universe and beyond

Author: Brian Greene; David Bodanis; WGBH Video (Firm)
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Boston Video, 2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Partial animation : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An in-depth exploration of the groundbreaking new string theory that will excite scientists and non-scientistsalike. If string theory proves correct, the universe we see obscures a reality that is far rivher and more complex than anyone every imagined.
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Genre/Form: Educational videos
Educational films
Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Greene; David Bodanis; WGBH Video (Firm)
ISBN: 9781593755577 1593755570 9781593750060 1593750064 9781593753177 1593753179 9781593751890 1593751893
OCLC Number: 793413283
Language Note: Closed captioned; described video.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally broadcast on Nova television in 2005.
Pt. 1. Based on The Elegant Universe by Brian Greene ; pt. 2. Based on the book E=mc2 a biography of the world's most famous equation by David Bodanis.
Credits: Series producer, Joseph McMaster.
Performer(s): Hosted by Brian Greene ; narrator, John Lithgow (pt. 2), F. Murray Abraham (pt. 3).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 4 videodiscs (approximately 412 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital, DVD-5.
Contents: pt. [1]. The elegant universe --
superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theory (ca. 180 min.) --
pt. [2]. Einstein's big idea (ca. 112 min.) --
pt. [3]. Einstein revealed (ca. 120 min.).
Other Titles: Elegant universe - superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theory.
Einstein's big idea.
Einstein revealed.
Elegant universe and beyond
Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: a NOVA production for WGBH/Boston and Channel 4 in association with David Hickman Films, Svergies Television and Norddeutscher Rundfunk.

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An in-depth exploration of the groundbreaking new string theory that will excite scientists and non-scientistsalike. If string theory proves correct, the universe we see obscures a reality that is far rivher and more complex than anyone every imagined.

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