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Title Genius by Stephen Hawking [videorecording] / produced by Bigger Bang Communications for PBS in association with National Geographic Channels International ; executive producers, Ben Bowie and Iain Riddick ; series producers, Jane Sayers and Lucie Ridout.

Publication Info. [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2016]
[Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    370.152 GEN    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical stereo rda
video file DVD video Region 1 rda
Documentary television programs. lcgft
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language In English with optional English subtitles.
Note "Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions."
Performer Presenter, Stephen Hawking.
Note Originally produced as episodes of the television series: Genius by Stephen Hawking.
Audience TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-G (general audience; most parents would find you suitable for all ages).
Summary Physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking poses enduring scientific questions to teams of non-scientists to test their problem solving skills and summon their inner-genius, covering topics such as time travel, the existence of life on other planets, how the universe came to be, and the origins of life.
Contents Disc 1: Can we time travel? / director and series producer, Jane Sayers -- Are we alone? / director & executive producer, Iain Riddick -- Why are we here? / director & executive producer, Iain Riddick -- Disc 2: Where did the universe come from? / director, Pete Woods -- What are we? / director & executive producer, Ben Bowie -- Where are we? / director & executive producer, Ben Bowie, Iain Riddick.
Subject Science -- Methodology.
Problem solving.
Critical thinking.
Life on other planets.
Time travel.
Life -- Origin.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Science television programs.
Educational television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018 host.
Sayers, Jane (Television producer and director) television director, television producer.
Woods, Pete (Television director), television director.
Riddick, Iain, television director, television producer.
Bowie, Ben, television director, television producer.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
Bigger Bang Communications, Ltd. production company.
National Geographic Channels International, production company.
Added Title Genius
Genius by Stephen Hawking (Television program)
ISBN 9781627897037
Standard No. 841887028400
Music No. GBSH601 PBS
GBSH601.1--GBSH601.2 PBS

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