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The ring of truth. / Program 5, Atoms

Author: Terry Kay Rockefeller; Philip Morrison; Public Broadcasting Associates.; PBS Video.
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : PBS Video, 1987.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : English
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"Atoms" examines the behavior of the atom. Morrison shows how the atom reveals itself in all matter. Fireworks, gold beating, sorting sand on the beach, highway flares, and even quantum jumps are employed as a single barium atom provides the light of its own portrait.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Kay Rockefeller; Philip Morrison; Public Broadcasting Associates.; PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 17401958
Notes: VHS format [NTSC].
Credits: Director/producer, Terry Kay Rockefeller; co-producer, Melanie Ann Wallace; writers, Philip Morrison, Phylis Morrison; editor, Eric W. Handley; cinematography, Boyd Estus, Jeri Sopanen; research, Elizabeth Cavicchi; music, Guy van Duser.
Performer(s): Philip Morrison.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 42 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Other Titles: Atoms
Responsibility: Public Broadcasting Associates, Inc.

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"Atoms" examines the behavior of the atom. Morrison shows how the atom reveals itself in all matter. Fireworks, gold beating, sorting sand on the beach, highway flares, and even quantum jumps are employed as a single barium atom provides the light of its own portrait.

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