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The Resource Mystery of the megavolcano., directed by Ben Fox ; produced for NOVA by Gary Glassman ; a Mentorn Production for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with CBC ... [and others]

Mystery of the megavolcano., directed by Ben Fox ; produced for NOVA by Gary Glassman ; a Mentorn Production for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with CBC ... [and others]

Label
Mystery of the megavolcano.
Title
Mystery of the megavolcano.
Statement of responsibility
directed by Ben Fox ; produced for NOVA by Gary Glassman ; a Mentorn Production for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with CBC ... [and others]
Contributor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores evidence for an ancient supervolcano near Lake Toba on the Indonesian Island of Sumatra, which erupted 75,000 years ago, plunging the Earth into a global deep freeze. Uses computer-generated imagery to follow clues and probe questions about whether a similar supervolcano may someday reawaken and the consequences for our modern world
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Date time place
Originally broadcast on the television program Nova in 2006
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned; described video
PerformerNote
Narrated by Neil Ross
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fox, Ben
  • Glassman, Gary
  • Ross, Neil
  • Mentorn (Firm)
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Supervolcanoes
  • Explosive volcanic eruptions
  • Earth temperature
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Magmas
  • Glacial epoch
  • Human evolution
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mystery of the megavolcano., directed by Ben Fox ; produced for NOVA by Gary Glassman ; a Mentorn Production for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with CBC ... [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Letterboxed
  • Includes teaching materials in special DVD-ROM features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1114804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Isbn
9781593756505
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421413696
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG41369
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1114804
  • (OCoLC)156879209
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mystery of the megavolcano., directed by Ben Fox ; produced for NOVA by Gary Glassman ; a Mentorn Production for Nova/WGBH Boston in association with CBC ... [and others]
Publication
Note
  • Letterboxed
  • Includes teaching materials in special DVD-ROM features
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1114804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (56 min.)
Isbn
9781593756505
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421413696
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG41369
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1114804
  • (OCoLC)156879209
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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