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Nova-Origins DVD 1 of 1

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Format: DVD
Sku: 40240731
UPC: 783421380394
UPC 14: 00783421380394
Category Keywords: Science  Space  Space Exploration
Rating: NR
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Who would have predicted that a hot spot left over from the Big Bang would eventually lead to our galaxy, the solar system, the Earth, -- and to us Origins explore how the universe and our planet began amid chaos and eventually gave birth to the first stirrings of life.Join cutting edge scientists on a voyage deep into the Earth with a space probe designed to capture the earliest observable snapshot of the Big Bang. Then watch as astronomers test an ingenious new way to detect distant planets that may harbor life, and discover that every atom in our bodies, and practically every bit of matter in the earth, was made in the heart of stars.Hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson (shown), Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History, Origins Presents Starling new findings that attempt to explain just how Earth, life, and the universe all began.System Requirements: Running Time 240 MinFormat: DVD MOVIE
Editor's Note
This compilation of four one-hour television episodes, originally telecast as part of the PBS science series NOVA, examines current speculation about the beginnings of life in the universe, illustrated with imaginative visual animations and featuring sections entitled "Earth is Born," "How Life Began," "Back to the Beginning," and "Where are the Aliens?"


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Release Information
Video Mfg Name Studio: PBS
Video Release Date Release Date: 1/22/2013
Video CategoryId Catalog ID: 38039
Video UPC UPC: 00783421380394
Video Number of Discs Number of Discs: 1

Audio & Video
Video Original Language Original Language: English
Video Audio Spec Available Audio Tracks: English
Video Color Spec Video: Color

Aspect Ratio
Video Aspect Ratio Letterbox  1.85:1
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