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The Resource Mars : dead or alive, MDTV Productions for WGBH/Boston in association with National Geographic channel International ; written, produced, and directed by Mark Davis ; funded by Park Foundation, Sprint, Microsoft, (videorecording)

Mars : dead or alive, MDTV Productions for WGBH/Boston in association with National Geographic channel International ; written, produced, and directed by Mark Davis ; funded by Park Foundation, Sprint, Microsoft, (videorecording)

Label
Mars : dead or alive
Title
Mars
Title remainder
dead or alive
Statement of responsibility
MDTV Productions for WGBH/Boston in association with National Geographic channel International ; written, produced, and directed by Mark Davis ; funded by Park Foundation, Sprint, Microsoft
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In January 2004, two spacecraft (named Spirit and Opportunity) carrying identical robotic explorers touched down on the surface of Mars. Take a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the design, testing, and launch of the mission, then join the quest for signs of life on the red planet
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
EYM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Edited by Nathan Hendrie ; music, Tom Phillips ; camera, Robert Jaye
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned ; descriptive audio
PerformerNote
Narrated by Neil Ross
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davis, Mark
  • Ross, Neil
  • MDTV Productions
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • National Geographic Channels International
Runtime
60
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  • Mars probes
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Target audience
general
Technique
animation and live action
Label
Mars : dead or alive, MDTV Productions for WGBH/Boston in association with National Geographic channel International ; written, produced, and directed by Mark Davis ; funded by Park Foundation, Sprint, Microsoft, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Original broadcast of the PBS television program Nova
  • "WG37019"
  • "An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at NASA's successful mission to Mars"--Container
  • Special features: bonus video-profile of NASA's Donna Shirley, who led the team that sent rover Sojourner Truth to Mars ; an interview with Steve Squyres of MER ; Anatomy of a rover activity ; printable materials for educators ; access to MARS dead or alive Web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm55117362
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterboxed ; Audio described version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9781593756307
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 783421370197
  • 783421412590
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • WG37019
  • WG41259
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mars : dead or alive, MDTV Productions for WGBH/Boston in association with National Geographic channel International ; written, produced, and directed by Mark Davis ; funded by Park Foundation, Sprint, Microsoft, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Original broadcast of the PBS television program Nova
  • "WG37019"
  • "An exclusive behind-the-scenes look at NASA's successful mission to Mars"--Container
  • Special features: bonus video-profile of NASA's Donna Shirley, who led the team that sent rover Sojourner Truth to Mars ; an interview with Steve Squyres of MER ; Anatomy of a rover activity ; printable materials for educators ; access to MARS dead or alive Web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm55117362
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterboxed ; Audio described version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.)
Isbn
9781593756307
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 783421370197
  • 783421412590
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • WG37019
  • WG41259
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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