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The Resource How smart are animals?, produced for WGBH/Boston by Nova, (videorecording)

How smart are animals?, produced for WGBH/Boston by Nova, (videorecording)

Label
How smart are animals?
Title
How smart are animals?
Statement of responsibility
produced for WGBH/Boston by Nova
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Episodes include: Dog genius; Creative dolphins; Octopus & cuttlefish; and Profile - Irene Pepperberg and her talking parrot, Alex
  • New discoveries are revealing that "man's best friend" is smarter then we ever thought, with a brain that resembles our own in ways we never imagined. Travel to Wolf Park, where scientists are tracing the evolutionary path that turned wild animals into our cuddly companions ... and meet a superdog with a vocabulary of over 1000 words. Episodes include: Dog genius; Creative dolphins; Octopus & cuttlefish; and Profile - Irene Pepperberg and her talking parrot, Alex
Member of
Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Nova (Television program)
  • Nova scienceNow (Television program)
Credits note
Camera, Joseph Brunette ... [et al.] ; senior editor, David Chmura ; editors, Steve Audette, Rob Tinworth, Ryan Shepheard ; music, Rob Morsberger ; executive producers, Samuel Fine, Howard Swartz ; executive editor, Neil deGrasse Tyson ; senior series producer, Melanie Wallace ; senior executive producer, Paula S. Apsell
Dewey number
591.5/13
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired; includes optional described video
PerformerNote
Host: Neil deGrasse Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tyson, Neil deGrasse
  • Cort, Julia
  • Hamilton, Doug
  • DeNooyer, Rushmore
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
53
Series statement
NOVA ScienceNOW
Series volume
[2011, episode 4]
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  • Animal intelligence
  • Animal behavior
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
How smart are animals?, produced for WGBH/Boston by Nova, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/pbs013611d.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast Feb. 9, 2011, as an episode of the PBS television series: Nova ScienceNOW
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • How smart are dogs?
  • written, produced & directed by Julia Cort
  • How smart are dolphins?
  • produced by Doug Hamilton
  • How smart is an octopus?
  • written by Rushmore DeNooyer ; produced & directed by Rushmore DeNooyer & Dana Rae Warren
  • Profile: Irene Pepperberg & Alex
  • produced by Joshua Seftel & Jesse Sweet ; written & directed by Joshua Seftel
Control code
ocn691278120
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (52 min., 50 sec.)
Isbn
9781608833580
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013611
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NOVA6212
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1372880
  • (OCoLC)691278120
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; stereo; widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How smart are animals?, produced for WGBH/Boston by Nova, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/pbs013611d.gif
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast Feb. 9, 2011, as an episode of the PBS television series: Nova ScienceNOW
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • How smart are dogs?
  • written, produced & directed by Julia Cort
  • How smart are dolphins?
  • produced by Doug Hamilton
  • How smart is an octopus?
  • written by Rushmore DeNooyer ; produced & directed by Rushmore DeNooyer & Dana Rae Warren
  • Profile: Irene Pepperberg & Alex
  • produced by Joshua Seftel & Jesse Sweet ; written & directed by Joshua Seftel
Control code
ocn691278120
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (52 min., 50 sec.)
Isbn
9781608833580
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013611
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NOVA6212
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1372880
  • (OCoLC)691278120
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; stereo; widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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