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The Resource Alien from earth, produced and directed by Simon Nasht and Annamaria Talas ; produced for Nova by Sarah Holt ; [narration written by Sarah Holt ; an Essential Media production in association with Real Pictures and Nova ; WGBH Boston], (videorecording DVD)

Alien from earth, produced and directed by Simon Nasht and Annamaria Talas ; produced for Nova by Sarah Holt ; [narration written by Sarah Holt ; an Essential Media production in association with Real Pictures and Nova ; WGBH Boston], (videorecording DVD)

Label
Alien from earth
Title
Alien from earth
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Simon Nasht and Annamaria Talas ; produced for Nova by Sarah Holt ; [narration written by Sarah Holt ; an Essential Media production in association with Real Pictures and Nova ; WGBH Boston]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the discovery of strange and unknown miniature hominid fossil (Homo floresiensis) remains on the island of Flores, Indonesia. Looks at the scientific debate over whether these creatures, nicknamed "hobbits," are a type of dwarf race of humans, possibly suffering from a disease such as microcephaly, or an entirely new species
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova (Television program)
Date time place
Originally broadcast on PBS on Nov. 11, 2008 as an episode of the television program Nova
Language note
Closed-captioned. Optional audio-described soundtrack
PerformerNote
Narrator: Jay O. Sanders
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nasht, Simon
  • Talas, Annamaria
  • Holt, Sarah
  • Sanders, Jay O.
Runtime
56
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fossil hominids
  • Fossils
  • Indonesia
Technique
live action
Label
Alien from earth, produced and directed by Simon Nasht and Annamaria Talas ; produced for Nova by Sarah Holt ; [narration written by Sarah Holt ; an Essential Media production in association with Real Pictures and Nova ; WGBH Boston], (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special feature: teacher's guide (PDF)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • "Hobbit" appears
  • What is this thing?
  • Telling remains
  • A
  • lot like Lucy
  • Out of Africa rewritten?
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.)
Isbn
9781593758691
Isbn Type
(dvd)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421429093
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG42909
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn271271925
  • (OCoLC)271271925
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alien from earth, produced and directed by Simon Nasht and Annamaria Talas ; produced for Nova by Sarah Holt ; [narration written by Sarah Holt ; an Essential Media production in association with Real Pictures and Nova ; WGBH Boston], (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Special feature: teacher's guide (PDF)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • "Hobbit" appears
  • What is this thing?
  • Telling remains
  • A
  • lot like Lucy
  • Out of Africa rewritten?
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.)
Isbn
9781593758691
Isbn Type
(dvd)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421429093
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG42909
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn271271925
  • (OCoLC)271271925
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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