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The Resource Fractals : hunting the hidden dimension, a Quest Productions and Kikim Media production for Nova ; in association with the Catticus Corporation ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior series producer, Melanie Wallace ; produced and directed by Michael Schwarz and Bill Jersey

Fractals : hunting the hidden dimension, a Quest Productions and Kikim Media production for Nova ; in association with the Catticus Corporation ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior series producer, Melanie Wallace ; produced and directed by Michael Schwarz and Bill Jersey

Label
Fractals : hunting the hidden dimension
Title
Fractals
Title remainder
hunting the hidden dimension
Statement of responsibility
a Quest Productions and Kikim Media production for Nova ; in association with the Catticus Corporation ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior series producer, Melanie Wallace ; produced and directed by Michael Schwarz and Bill Jersey
Title variation
Hunting the hidden dimension
Contributor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Nova takes viewers on a fascinating quest with a group of pioneering mathematicians determined to decipher the rules that govern fractal geometry. Their remarkable findings are deepening our understanding of nature and stimulating a new wave of scientific, medical and artistic innovation, stretching from the ecology of the rainforest to fashion design."--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, John Haptas ; director of photography, John Chater ; sound, Doug Dunderdale ; music, Christopher Rife
Date time place
Originally broadcast on PBS in 2008 as an episode of Nova
Dewey number
514.742
Language note
Optional English SDH subtitles for the hearing impaired ; optional English descriptions for the vision impaired
LC call number
QA614.86
LC item number
.F73 2009
PerformerNote
Narrator, Neil Ross
Runtime
54
Series statement
NOVA
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fractals : hunting the hidden dimension, a Quest Productions and Kikim Media production for Nova ; in association with the Catticus Corporation ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior series producer, Melanie Wallace ; produced and directed by Michael Schwarz and Bill Jersey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Special features: Materials and activities for educators ; Nova web link
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fractal basics -- The Mandelbrot set -- On the defense -- Fractals in the body -- Nature's fractal nature
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758523
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421427594
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG42759
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn271271934
System details
  • Computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Acrobat required to open and print teacher's guide in pdf format
  • DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fractals : hunting the hidden dimension, a Quest Productions and Kikim Media production for Nova ; in association with the Catticus Corporation ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior series producer, Melanie Wallace ; produced and directed by Michael Schwarz and Bill Jersey
Publication
Copyright
Note
Special features: Materials and activities for educators ; Nova web link
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fractal basics -- The Mandelbrot set -- On the defense -- Fractals in the body -- Nature's fractal nature
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758523
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421427594
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WG42759
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn271271934
System details
  • Computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Acrobat required to open and print teacher's guide in pdf format
  • DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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