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The Resource Skywatching : seeing and understanding cosmic wonders, (videorecording)

Skywatching : seeing and understanding cosmic wonders, (videorecording)

Label
Skywatching : seeing and understanding cosmic wonders
Title
Skywatching
Title remainder
seeing and understanding cosmic wonders
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JRY
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated by MPAA
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Alex Filippenko, University of California, Berkeley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Filippenko, Alexei V
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
540
Series statement
Great courses. Science & mathematics : Astronomy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronomy
  • Cosmology
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Skywatching : seeing and understanding cosmic wonders, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Course guidebook includes lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography (p. 165-172)
  • 12 lectures, 45 minutes per lecture
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 172 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Viewing the planets and their motions
  • The moon, phases, and lunar eclipses
  • Disc 3:
  • Satellites, comets, and meteors
  • Observing solar activity and Earth's auroras
  • Solar eclipses: marvelous coincidences
  • Celestial sights when the night is darkest
  • Disc 1:
  • Day and night skies across all distances
  • The blue sky, clouds, and lightning
  • The rainbow family: sunlight and water
  • Solar halos: sunlight and ice crystals
  • Disc 2:
  • The colors of sunrise and sunset
  • Bright stars, constellations, and the zodiac
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 540 min.)
Isbn
9781598037944
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1852
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm769230827
  • 4527-08260
  • (OCoLC)769230827
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Skywatching : seeing and understanding cosmic wonders, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Course guidebook includes lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography (p. 165-172)
  • 12 lectures, 45 minutes per lecture
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 172 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Viewing the planets and their motions
  • The moon, phases, and lunar eclipses
  • Disc 3:
  • Satellites, comets, and meteors
  • Observing solar activity and Earth's auroras
  • Solar eclipses: marvelous coincidences
  • Celestial sights when the night is darkest
  • Disc 1:
  • Day and night skies across all distances
  • The blue sky, clouds, and lightning
  • The rainbow family: sunlight and water
  • Solar halos: sunlight and ice crystals
  • Disc 2:
  • The colors of sunrise and sunset
  • Bright stars, constellations, and the zodiac
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 540 min.)
Isbn
9781598037944
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1852
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm769230827
  • 4527-08260
  • (OCoLC)769230827
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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