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Title The story of science: power, proof and passion / produced by BBC Productions ; executive producer, John Lynch; series producer, Aidan Laverty.

Publication Info. [London] : BBC Worldwide ; London : Distributed by 2 entertain Video, [2010]

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 Moore Video  Q180.55.D57 S887 2010    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Edition 3 disc set.
Description 3 DVDs (355 minutes) : sound, color. ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical
laser optical PAL
video file DVD video region 2 + 4
System Details DVD, region 2 + 4 colour PAL UK; aspect ratio 16:9; stereo; disc format, 3 x DVD9.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Performer Presented by Michael Mosley.
Credits Consultants, Prof Pietro Corsi, Dr Jim Endersby, Dr Patricia Fara ; archive researchers, Mike Lewis ... [et al.] ; composer, Ty Unwin.
Note Catalogued from container.
"Audio navigation available"--Container.
Audience Rating: PG.
Note Consumer advisory: contains images of human and animal organs.
Bonus feature: Cell, presented by Adam Rutherford.
Summary "For three thousand years, we have struggled to answer the great questions: the what, the where, the how and the why of mankind and our planet ... An insightful and entertaining series, the Story of Science reveals how the political upheavals of history combine with iconic inventions and discoveries, along with the ideas of great thinkers, to create the advances that have transformed our lives."--Container.
Contents Disc 1. What is out there? ; What is the world made of? ; How did we get here? -- Disc 2. Can we have unlimited power? ; What is the secret of life? ; Who are we? -- Disc 3. The hidden kingdom ; The chemistry of life ; The spark of life.
Local Note This DVD is regions 2 and 4 and requires a multi-regional DVD player.
Subject Science -- History.
Discoveries in science -- History.
Science and civilization.
Science and civilization -- History.
Genre/Form Television program.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Mosley, Michael, presenter.
Lynch, John, producer.
Laverty, Aidan, producer.
Rutherford, Adam, presenter.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Worldwide Ltd.
2 Entertain (Firm)
Added Title Story of science (Television program)
Standard No. 5051561031571
Music No. BBCDVD3157 BBC Worldwide