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The Resource How does the brain work?, produced for WGBH/Boston by NOVA, (DVD)

How does the brain work?, produced for WGBH/Boston by NOVA, (DVD)

Label
How does the brain work?
Title
How does the brain work?
Statement of responsibility
produced for WGBH/Boston by NOVA
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Explores the mysteries of the human brain, including the processing of visual information and current research on time perception and synesthesia
  • Host Neil deGrasse Tyson will tackle one of science's major challenges in each episode, framed as a simple question that ordinary people wonder and worry about. Neil will guide us as he explores dramatic discoveries and the frontiers of research that connect each central, provocative mystery
Member of
Cataloging source
QQ3
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nova scienceNOW
Date time place
Originally broadcast on television as a segment of "Nova scienceNOW" in 2011
Dewey number
612.8/2
Intended audience
TV rating: TV-G
Language note
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing, audio-described for the blind
  • English SDH subtitles
LC call number
QP376
LC item number
.H7598 2011
PerformerNote
Host: Neil deGrasse Tyson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tyson, Neil deGrasse
  • Randall, Terri
  • Bicks, Michael
  • Holt, Sarah
  • Seftel, Joshua
  • PBS Video
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Mind and body
  • Neuropsychology
  • Central nervous system
  • DVD-Video discs
  • DVDs for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs for people with visual disabilities
  • Science television programs
  • Documentary television programs
  • Nonfiction television programs
Technique
live action
Label
How does the brain work?, produced for WGBH/Boston by NOVA, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Magic and the brain
  • written, produced, and directed by Terri Randall ; featuring magicians Penn and Teller
  • Can machines think like us?
  • telescript by Sarah Holt, story by Michael Bicks, produced and directed by Michael Bicks & Sarah Holt
  • Magnetic mind control
  • David Eagleman
  • produced by Joshua Seftel & Jesse Sweet ; written and directed by Joshua Seftel
Control code
ocn762069655
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9781608833610
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013642
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NOVA6215
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)762069655
System details
DVD, stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How does the brain work?, produced for WGBH/Boston by NOVA, (DVD)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Magic and the brain
  • written, produced, and directed by Terri Randall ; featuring magicians Penn and Teller
  • Can machines think like us?
  • telescript by Sarah Holt, story by Michael Bicks, produced and directed by Michael Bicks & Sarah Holt
  • Magnetic mind control
  • David Eagleman
  • produced by Joshua Seftel & Jesse Sweet ; written and directed by Joshua Seftel
Control code
ocn762069655
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9781608833610
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887013642
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
NOVA6215
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)762069655
System details
DVD, stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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