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Travellers' tales

Author: Carl Sagan; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Carl Sagan Productions.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Polytel International.
Publisher: 1980.
Series: Cognitive systems monographs, 6.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A visit with Dr. Carl Sagan and his colleagues at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena who are involved with the Voyager II exploratory mission to the environs of Jupiter and its satellites; contrasts 20th century space exploration with that in 17th century Holland and the achievements of Christiaan Huygens.
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Named Person: Christiaan Huygens; Christiaan Huygens
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.
OCLC Number: 7147517
Credits: Series director, Adrian Malone ; writers, Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan, Steven Soter ; senior producers, David Kennard, Geoffrey Haines-Stiles ; producer, Gregory Andorfer.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Cognitive systems monographs, 6.
Responsibility: KCET and Carl Sagan Productions, Inc., in association with the British Broadcasting Corporation and Polytel International.

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A visit with Dr. Carl Sagan and his colleagues at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena who are involved with the Voyager II exploratory mission to the environs of Jupiter and its satellites; contrasts 20th century space exploration with that in 17th century Holland and the achievements of Christiaan Huygens.

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