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The Resource Life in our universe, Laird Close

Life in our universe, Laird Close

Label
Life in our universe
Title
Life in our universe
Statement of responsibility
Laird Close
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals the cutting-edge research leading scientists to believe that life is not exclusively the domain of Earth. Taught by Dr. Laird Close, an award-winning Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at The University of Arizona, these 24 mind-expanding lectures offer an unparalleled look at the subject of life and the mysteries that remain. Supported by stunning visuals, this course shares some of the most intriguing discoveries that the fields of astronomy, biology, geology, chemistry, and physics have to offer
Member of
Cataloging source
RECBX
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Close, Laird
Dewey number
523.1
LC call number
QB981
LC item number
.C634 2013c
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Laird Close
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Teaching Company
  • Recorded Books, LLC
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses. Science & mathematics. Astronomy
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  • Planetary theory
  • Planets
  • Stars
  • Life on other planets
Technique
live action
Label
Life in our universe, Laird Close
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
  • In container (17 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Astrobiology -- life beyond Earth
  • Has Mars always been dead?
  • Evidence for fossilized life from Mars
  • Could life ever have existed on Venus?
  • Liquid assets -- the Moons of Jupiter
  • Liquid on Titan and Enceladus
  • Discovery of Extrasolar planets
  • The Kepler Spacecraft's Planets
  • A tour of exotic alien Solar systems
  • Extraterrestrial intelligent life
  • Is there life elsewhere in our universe?
  • SETI -- The search for intelligent life
  • The Fermi Paradox -- where is everyone?
  • Space treavel -- a reality check
  • Terraforming a planet
  • The future of terrestrial life
  • The search for another Earth
  • Bang! A universe built for life
  • A star is born -- forming the Solar syster
  • The early Earth and its Moon
  • Impacts -- bringers of death ... or life?
  • Evidence of the first life on Earth
  • Common themes for all life on Earth
  • Origin of terresrial life
Control code
1626251
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 12 hr.)
Isbn
9781490654485
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • GV0046
  • 1898
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1626251
  • (OCoLC)895291478
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life in our universe, Laird Close
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
  • In container (17 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Astrobiology -- life beyond Earth
  • Has Mars always been dead?
  • Evidence for fossilized life from Mars
  • Could life ever have existed on Venus?
  • Liquid assets -- the Moons of Jupiter
  • Liquid on Titan and Enceladus
  • Discovery of Extrasolar planets
  • The Kepler Spacecraft's Planets
  • A tour of exotic alien Solar systems
  • Extraterrestrial intelligent life
  • Is there life elsewhere in our universe?
  • SETI -- The search for intelligent life
  • The Fermi Paradox -- where is everyone?
  • Space treavel -- a reality check
  • Terraforming a planet
  • The future of terrestrial life
  • The search for another Earth
  • Bang! A universe built for life
  • A star is born -- forming the Solar syster
  • The early Earth and its Moon
  • Impacts -- bringers of death ... or life?
  • Evidence of the first life on Earth
  • Common themes for all life on Earth
  • Origin of terresrial life
Control code
1626251
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 12 hr.)
Isbn
9781490654485
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • GV0046
  • 1898
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1626251
  • (OCoLC)895291478
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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