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Voyage to the Galapagos

Author: Graham CheddAndrew LiebmanAlan AldaChedd-Angier Production Company.Connecticut Public Television.All authors
Publisher: [Arlington, Va.] : PBS, [2007]
Edition/Format:   eVideo : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alan Alda follows in Charles Darwin's footsteps, meeting the animals and birds that inspired Darwin's theory of evolution. Alda joins scientists who witness the daily struggle for survival that has shaped the Galapagos Islands' unique wildlife. As he experiences the enchantment of the islands, he learns of efforts to protect them from alien invadersincluding the 60,000 eco-tourists who visit every year.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Science television programs
Television programs
Documentary
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)46918945
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Chedd; Andrew Liebman; Alan Alda; Chedd-Angier Production Company.; Connecticut Public Television.; PBS Home Video.; OverDrive, Inc.
OCLC Number: 191863628
Notes: Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed Feb. 7, 2008).
Originally presented as an episode of Scientific American frontiers in 2000.
Performer(s): Host: Alan Alda.
Target Audience: Age group: NR.
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.; System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 298337KB).
Other Titles: Scientific American frontiers (Television program)
Responsibility: written, produced and directed by Graham Chedd, Andrew Liebman ; produced by the Chedd-Angier Production Company ; presented by Connecticut Public Television.

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Alan Alda follows in Charles Darwin's footsteps, meeting the animals and birds that inspired Darwin's theory of evolution. Alda joins scientists who witness the daily struggle for survival that has shaped the Galapagos Islands' unique wildlife. As he experiences the enchantment of the islands, he learns of efforts to protect them from alien invadersincluding the 60,000 eco-tourists who visit every year.

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