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Surrounded by waves

Author: Jean-Christophe Ribot; ARTE France.; Mosaïque Films.
Publisher: New York, NY : Icarus Films, 2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As wireless technology keeps expanding the debate surrounding the health impacts of electromagnetic waves keeps growing. Filmed in France, Israel, Sweden, and the United States, the new documentary SURROUNDED BY WAVES uses an elegant blend of interviews, archives, experiments and 3D animation to investigate what is known, and unknown, about the potential risks.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Science films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Christophe Ribot; ARTE France.; Mosaïque Films.
OCLC Number: 686773582
Language Note: In English and some French with English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Performer(s): Narrator, Melanie Faye.
Description: 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R, NTSC.
Contents: Historical background --
What are electromagnetic waves? --
Electro hyper sensitivity --
Harmfulness & public awareness --
How do cells react? --
The semi-permeable membrane --
relay antennas.
Responsibility: Arte France and Mosaïque Films present ; un film réalisé par Jean-Christophe Ribot.

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As wireless technology keeps expanding the debate surrounding the health impacts of electromagnetic waves keeps growing. Filmed in France, Israel, Sweden, and the United States, the new documentary SURROUNDED BY WAVES uses an elegant blend of interviews, archives, experiments and 3D animation to investigate what is known, and unknown, about the potential risks.

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Surrounded by Waves

(EMRO user published 2012-04-24 ) Good Permalink
Surrounded by Waves provides a well-researched overview of the possible effects of the electromagnetic radiation fields produced by cell phones. What it doesn’t do is provide any conclusive evidence that cell phones are safe or that they are dangerous. Given the lack of conclusions, the film...
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