The Resource Life in our universe, the Teaching Company ; Professor Laird Close

Life in our universe, the Teaching Company ; Professor Laird Close

Label
Life in our universe
Title
Life in our universe
Statement of responsibility
the Teaching Company ; Professor Laird Close
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Life in Our Universe 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"--Amazon.com
Member of
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/collegeteacher
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Dewey number
523.1 LIFEI
Language note
Sountrack in English; course guidebook in English
PerformerNote
Taught by Professor Laird Close, The University of Arizona
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Close, Laird
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
690
Series statement
Great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Universe
  • Planetary theory
  • Planets
  • Stars
  • Life on other planets
Technique
live action
Label
Life in our universe, the Teaching Company ; Professor Laird Close
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Accompanied by the course guidebook of the same title: Life in our universe / Laird Close, Ph. D. Published by the Great Courses; copyright The Teaching Company, 2013
  • "Professor Laird Close, The University of Arizona"--Course guidebook cover and DVD container
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (149 pages : illustrations ; 19 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
  • Common themes for all life on Earth
  • Origin of terresrial life
  • Astrobiology--life beyond Earth
  • Has Mars always been dead?
  • Evidence for fossilized life from Mars
  • Could life ever have existed on Venus?
  • disc 3.
  • Liquid assets--the Moons of Jupiter
  • Liquid on Titan and Enceladus
  • Discovery of Extrasolar planets
  • disc 1.
  • The Kepler Spacecraft's Planets
  • A tour of exotic alien Solar systems
  • Extraterrestrial intelligent life
  • disc 4.
  • 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
  • Is there life elsewhere in our universe?
  • 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
  • disc 2.
Control code
ocn837645866
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598039313
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Accompanying material may be available as a CD-ROM in case or available online.
  • Number of discs may vary by copy.
  • Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID1898A-01
  • PD1898A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)837645866
System details
DVD video, Dolby digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life in our universe, the Teaching Company ; Professor Laird Close
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Accompanied by the course guidebook of the same title: Life in our universe / Laird Close, Ph. D. Published by the Great Courses; copyright The Teaching Company, 2013
  • "Professor Laird Close, The University of Arizona"--Course guidebook cover and DVD container
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (149 pages : illustrations ; 19 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
  • Common themes for all life on Earth
  • Origin of terresrial life
  • Astrobiology--life beyond Earth
  • Has Mars always been dead?
  • Evidence for fossilized life from Mars
  • Could life ever have existed on Venus?
  • disc 3.
  • Liquid assets--the Moons of Jupiter
  • Liquid on Titan and Enceladus
  • Discovery of Extrasolar planets
  • disc 1.
  • The Kepler Spacecraft's Planets
  • A tour of exotic alien Solar systems
  • Extraterrestrial intelligent life
  • disc 4.
  • 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
  • Is there life elsewhere in our universe?
  • 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
  • disc 2.
Control code
ocn837645866
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781598039313
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Accompanying material may be available as a CD-ROM in case or available online.
  • Number of discs may vary by copy.
  • Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID1898A-01
  • PD1898A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)837645866
System details
DVD video, Dolby digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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