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Cosmos [videorecording] / Cosmos Studios.

Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996 (Director, Host, Screenwriter). Druyan, Ann, 1949- (Screenwriter). Soter, Steven. (Screenwriter). Malone, Adrian. (Producer). Cosmos Studios. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson County Public Library 520 C (Text) 39493107720569 Adult Video Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0970351119 (set)
  • ISBN: 9780970351111 (set)
  • Physical Description: 7 DVDs (60 min. each) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Collector's ed.
  • Publisher: Studio City, CA : Cosmos Studios, 2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the 1980 television series: Cosmos.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. I. The shores of the cosmic ocean -- Disc 2. II. One voice in the cosmic fugue ; III. The harmony of the worlds -- Disc 3. IV. Heaven and hell ; V. Blues for a red planet -- Disc 4. VI. Travellers' tales ; VII. The backbone of night -- Disc 5. VIII. Travels in space and time ; IX. The lives of the stars -- Disc 6. X. The edge of forever ; XI. The persistence of memory -- Disc 7. XII. Encyclopaedia galactica ; XIII. Who speaks for Earth?
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Series director-executive producer, Adrian Malone ; writers, Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan, Steven Soter. For Cosmos Collector's edition: executive producer, Ann Druyan ; co-executive producer, Joe Firmage ; producer, Kent Gibson.
Summary, etc.:
A complete guide for the layman to modern thinking in all areas of astronomy and cosmology. In a 13 part series Carl Sagan discusses the relationship between man and the universe. Part 6: The exhilaration of 17th century Dutch explorers is compared to an inside view of the excitement of Yoyager's expeditions to Jupiter and Mars. Part 7: Takes viewers back to ancient Greece when the answer to such basic questions as "What are the stars?" was first glimpsed.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English soundtrack with subtitles available in French, Italian, German, Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese and English.
Awards Note:
The Emmy and Peabody Award-winning series.
Subject: Cosmology.
Astronomy.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Educational television programs.
Science films.

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