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Travellers' tales ; The backbone of night

Author: Carl Sagan; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Carl Sagan Productions.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Polytel International.
Publisher: Studio City, CA : Cosmos Studios, 2000, ©1980.
Series: Cosmos (Television program), 6, 7.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Collector's ed
Database:WorldCat
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1st program: Sagan visits NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, CA where he uses images recorded by Voyager II to explain how data is transmitted and processed. 2nd program: Carl Sagan describes the scientific innovations of ancient Ionian physicists, their theories on the nature of air, atoms, and the stars, and ultimate decline.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Sagan; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Carl Sagan Productions.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Polytel International.
ISBN: 0970351119 9780970351111
OCLC Number: 45894669
Language Note: 7 subtitle languages (French, Italian, German, Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese, English for the hearing impaired).
Notes: Based on Carl Sagan's television series.
English soundtrack in AC3 5.1 dolby digital surround sound.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format.
Series Title: Cosmos (Television program), 6, 7.
Other Titles: Backbone of night.
Responsibility: KCET and Carl Sagan Productions, Inc. ; in association with the British Broadcasting Corporation and Polytel International.

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1st program: Sagan visits NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, CA where he uses images recorded by Voyager II to explain how data is transmitted and processed. 2nd program: Carl Sagan describes the scientific innovations of ancient Ionian physicists, their theories on the nature of air, atoms, and the stars, and ultimate decline.

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