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The Resource Genius of Britain : : the scientists who changed the world, an IWC Media production for Channel 4 ; produced and directed by Tim Usborne ... [et al.] ; series director, Jonathan Rudd, (videorecording)

Genius of Britain : : the scientists who changed the world, an IWC Media production for Channel 4 ; produced and directed by Tim Usborne ... [et al.] ; series director, Jonathan Rudd, (videorecording)

Label
Genius of Britain : : the scientists who changed the world
Title
Genius of Britain :
Title remainder
the scientists who changed the world
Statement of responsibility
an IWC Media production for Channel 4 ; produced and directed by Tim Usborne ... [et al.] ; series director, Jonathan Rudd
Title variation
Scientists who changed the world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Charismatic men of action and reclusive eccentrics. Eureka moments and serendipitous strokes of luck. Discoveries born of crisis and insatiable curiosity. The history of scientific progress in Britain offers an astonishing breadth of personalities and has had an awe-inspiring effect on civilization. Each episode brings an era of scientific thought to life, with modern-day geniuses examining the legacies of their heroes
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
509.41
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
Q180.G7
LC item number
G46 2011
PerformerNote
Presenters: Jim Al-Khalili, Richard Dawkins, James Dyson, Stephen Hawking, Kathy Sykes, Paul Nurse, Olivia Judson, David Attenborough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1942-2018
  • 1966-
  • 1949-
  • 1926-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Usborne, Tim
  • Rudd, Jonathan
  • Al-Kahlili, Jim
  • Dawkins, Richard
  • Dyson, James
  • Hawking, Stephen
  • Sykes, Kathy
  • Nurse, Paul
  • Judson, Olivia
  • Attenborough, David
  • Johnstone, Gary
  • Korn, Dan
  • Bell, Rachel
  • Athena (Firm)
  • IWC Media
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
  • Science Channel (Television network)
  • Discovery Communications, Inc
Runtime
236
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discoveries in science
  • Science
  • Research
Technique
live action
Label
Genius of Britain : : the scientists who changed the world, an IWC Media production for Channel 4 ; produced and directed by Tim Usborne ... [et al.] ; series director, Jonathan Rudd, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a television mini-series in 2010
  • Stephen Hawking and the theory of everything originally broadcast on the Science Channel as Master of the universe
  • Bonus features: Biographies of the presenters
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 2.
  • (93 min.).
  • Episode 4.
  • Out of the darkness ;
  • Episode 5.
  • Asking big questions
  • Disc 1.
  • (143 min.).
  • Episode 1.
  • The first five ;
  • Episode 2.
  • A roomfull of billiant minds ;
  • Episode 3.
  • The lights come on
  • [Disc 3, Bonus DVD].
  • Stephen Hawking and the theory of everything
  • an IWC Media production for Channel 4 and Discovery Communications, Inc. ; directed and produced by Gary Johnstone ; producers, Dan Korn and Rachel Bell
  • (2007, 90 min.)
Control code
ocn711901692
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (236 min.)
Isbn
9781598286229
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961862290
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8622
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1347940
  • (OCoLC)711901692
System details
DVD; Dobly digital stereo; widescreen (16:9)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Genius of Britain : : the scientists who changed the world, an IWC Media production for Channel 4 ; produced and directed by Tim Usborne ... [et al.] ; series director, Jonathan Rudd, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a television mini-series in 2010
  • Stephen Hawking and the theory of everything originally broadcast on the Science Channel as Master of the universe
  • Bonus features: Biographies of the presenters
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Disc 2.
  • (93 min.).
  • Episode 4.
  • Out of the darkness ;
  • Episode 5.
  • Asking big questions
  • Disc 1.
  • (143 min.).
  • Episode 1.
  • The first five ;
  • Episode 2.
  • A roomfull of billiant minds ;
  • Episode 3.
  • The lights come on
  • [Disc 3, Bonus DVD].
  • Stephen Hawking and the theory of everything
  • an IWC Media production for Channel 4 and Discovery Communications, Inc. ; directed and produced by Gary Johnstone ; producers, Dan Korn and Rachel Bell
  • (2007, 90 min.)
Control code
ocn711901692
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (236 min.)
Isbn
9781598286229
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961862290
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP-8622
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1347940
  • (OCoLC)711901692
System details
DVD; Dobly digital stereo; widescreen (16:9)
Video recording format
DVD

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