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Title The mystery of matter [videorecording] : search for the elements / A production of Moreno/Lyons Productions in association with Oregon Public Broadcasting ; written & produced by Stephen Lyons ; directed by Muffie Meyer & Stephen Lyons.

Publication Info. Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    546.1 MYS    Available
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 180 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical stereo rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Television programs lcgft
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language English dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Performer Host, Michael Emerson.
Credits Editor, Raoul Rosenberg ; director of photography, Gary Henoch.
Audience Rating: TVPG.
Grade level: High school (9-12).
Note Three-episodes of one-hour each.
Premiered in Oregon on October 20, 2014; premiered nationwide on August 19, 2015.
Summary An exciting PBS series about one of the great adventures in the history of science: the long (and continuing) quest to understand what the world is made of--to identify, understand and organize the basic building blocks of matter.
Contents Episode 1. Out of thin air (1754-1806) -- Episode 2. Unruly elements (1859-1902) -- Episode 3. Into the atom (1910-1960).
Note Includes bonus videos.
Subject Chemical elements.
Periodic law -- History.
Periodic law -- Tables -- History.
Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804.
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794.
Davy, Humphry, Sir, 1778-1829.
Mendeleyev, Dmitry Ivanovich, 1834-1907.
Curie, Marie, 1867-1934.
Moseley, H. (Harry)
Seaborg, Glenn T. (Glenn Theodore), 1912-1999.
Genre/Form Television mini-series.
Science television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Meyer, Muffie, television director.
Lyons, Stephen, screenwriter, television producer, television director.
Rosenberg, Raoul, editor of moving image work.
Henoch, Garry, cinematographer.
Emerson, Michael, 1954- host.
Oregon Public Broadcasting, production company.
Moreno/Lyons Productions LLC, production company.
ISBN 9781627894340
Standard No. 841887025713
Music No. MYMS601 PBS

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