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Author: Mark Sandiford; Discovery Channel (Firm); Exploration Production Inc.
Publisher: Oakville, Ont. : Exploration Production, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Film : Videodisc : VHS tape : Film   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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They are the "first scientists" of North America and now, slowly, their magnificent contributions are being recognized by today's global scientific community. This groundbreaking documentary explores the science and the people behind some of the greatest scientific achievements of our time - or any time. Scientific disciplines like astronomy, ecology, engineering, zoology, and even artificial intelligence have all  Read more...
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Material Type: Film, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Sandiford; Discovery Channel (Firm); Exploration Production Inc.
OCLC Number: 61246176
Notes: A Magic Lantern video release.
Credits: Produced, directed and written by Mark Sandifor ; editor Patrick Eves ; Executive producer Andrew Burnstein.
Performer(s): Narrator, Raoul Trujillo.
Description: 1 videodisc (46 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Responsibility: produced, directed and written by Mark Sandiford.

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They are the "first scientists" of North America and now, slowly, their magnificent contributions are being recognized by today's global scientific community. This groundbreaking documentary explores the science and the people behind some of the greatest scientific achievements of our time - or any time. Scientific disciplines like astronomy, ecology, engineering, zoology, and even artificial intelligence have all been influenced by the knowledge learned by the First Peoples of North America.

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