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The Resource Life in our universe, Professor Laird Close, (sound recording)

Life in our universe, Professor Laird Close, (sound recording)

Label
Life in our universe
Title
Life in our universe
Statement of responsibility
Professor Laird Close
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Life in Our Universe reveals the cutting-edge research leading scientists to believe that life is not exclusively the domain of Earth. Taught by Dr. Laird Close, an award-winning Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at The University of Arizona, these 24 mind-expanding lectures offer an unparalleled look at the subject of life and the mysteries that remain. Supported by stunning visuals, this course shares some of the most intriguing discoveries that the fields of astronomy, biology, geology, chemistry, and physics have to offer
Member of
Cataloging source
CMI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Close, Laird
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Laird Close, The University of Arizona
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Teaching Company
Series statement
Great courses. Science & mathematics. Astronomy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Planetary theory
  • Planets
  • Stars
  • Life on other planets
  • Universe
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Life in our universe, Professor Laird Close, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Is there life elsewhere in our universe? -- Bang! A universe built for life -- A star is born : forming the Solar system -- The early Earth and its Moon -- Impacts : bringers of death ... or life? -- Evidence of the first life on Earth -- Common themes for all life on Earth -- Origin of terrestrial life -- Astrobiology : life beyond Earth -- Has Mars always been dead? -- Evidence for fossilized life from Mars -- Could life ever have existed on Venus? -- Liquid assets : the Moons of Jupiter -- Liquid on Titan and Enceladus -- Discovery of Extrasolar planets -- The Kepler Spacecraft's Planets -- A tour of exotic alien Solar systems -- Extraterrestrial intelligent life -- SETI : The search for intelligent life -- The Fermi Paradox : where is everyone? -- Space travel : a reality check -- Terraforming a planet -- The future of terrestrial life -- The search for another Earth
Control code
ocn889224351
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Audio CD ; Unabridged.
Extent
12 audio discs (12 hours)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598039757
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
523.1 C624 ; XX-CDNF ; 12CD/1AW ; added=1PM ; es ; A13TA001.
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
PC1898A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 889224351
  • (OCoLC)889224351
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Life in our universe, Professor Laird Close, (sound recording)
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Is there life elsewhere in our universe? -- Bang! A universe built for life -- A star is born : forming the Solar system -- The early Earth and its Moon -- Impacts : bringers of death ... or life? -- Evidence of the first life on Earth -- Common themes for all life on Earth -- Origin of terrestrial life -- Astrobiology : life beyond Earth -- Has Mars always been dead? -- Evidence for fossilized life from Mars -- Could life ever have existed on Venus? -- Liquid assets : the Moons of Jupiter -- Liquid on Titan and Enceladus -- Discovery of Extrasolar planets -- The Kepler Spacecraft's Planets -- A tour of exotic alien Solar systems -- Extraterrestrial intelligent life -- SETI : The search for intelligent life -- The Fermi Paradox : where is everyone? -- Space travel : a reality check -- Terraforming a planet -- The future of terrestrial life -- The search for another Earth
Control code
ocn889224351
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Audio CD ; Unabridged.
Extent
12 audio discs (12 hours)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598039757
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
523.1 C624 ; XX-CDNF ; 12CD/1AW ; added=1PM ; es ; A13TA001.
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
PC1898A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 889224351
  • (OCoLC)889224351
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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