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The Resource Breakthrough, produced by Asylum Entertainment for National Geographic Channels, (DVD videorecording)

Breakthrough, produced by Asylum Entertainment for National Geographic Channels, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Breakthrough
Title
Breakthrough
Statement of responsibility
produced by Asylum Entertainment for National Geographic Channels
Contributor
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Television director
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Examines cutting edge developments in science, technology, and medicine, covering a variety of topics that include: new findings in pandemic research; cyborg technologies; new developments in understanding the brain; the latest advances in extending human life; innovations in energy resources; developments under way to countervail potential water shortages
Cataloging source
HQD
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-14 (parents strongly cautioned; this program contains some material that many parents would find unsuitable for children under 14 years of age)
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berg, Peter
  • Giamatti, Paul
  • Ratner, Brett
  • Brody, Adrien
  • Howard, Ron
  • Goldsman, Akiva
  • Bateman, Jason
  • Bassett, Angela
  • Asylum Entertainment (Firm)
  • National Geographic Channels (Firm)
  • National Geographic Channel (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • General Electric Company
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Runtime
270
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  • Discoveries in science
  • Technological innovations
  • Epidemics
  • Cyborgs
  • Brain
  • Aging
  • Longevity
  • Power resources
  • Water-supply
  • Water resources development
  • Documentary television programs
  • Science television programs
  • Nonfiction television programs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Breakthrough, produced by Asylum Entertainment for National Geographic Channels, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television series: Breakthrough
  • Program content: ©2015
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • episode 4.
  • The age of aging
  • directed & narrated by Ron Howard
  • episode 5.
  • Energy on the edge
  • directed by Akiva Goldsman ; narrated by Jason Bateman
  • episode 6.
  • Water apocalypse
  • directed & narrated by Angela Bassett
  • episode 1.
  • Fighting pandemics
  • directed & narrated by Peter Berg
  • episode 2.
  • More than human / directed & written by Paul Giamatti
  • episode 3.
  • Decoding the brain
  • directed by Brett Ratner ; narrated by Adrien Brody
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (270 min.)
Isbn
9781426381461
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994933328
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
CS93332
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)936359056
  • (OCoLC)ocn936359056
  • 765519
System details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Breakthrough, produced by Asylum Entertainment for National Geographic Channels, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as episodes of the television series: Breakthrough
  • Program content: ©2015
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • episode 4.
  • The age of aging
  • directed & narrated by Ron Howard
  • episode 5.
  • Energy on the edge
  • directed by Akiva Goldsman ; narrated by Jason Bateman
  • episode 6.
  • Water apocalypse
  • directed & narrated by Angela Bassett
  • episode 1.
  • Fighting pandemics
  • directed & narrated by Peter Berg
  • episode 2.
  • More than human / directed & written by Paul Giamatti
  • episode 3.
  • Decoding the brain
  • directed by Brett Ratner ; narrated by Adrien Brody
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (270 min.)
Isbn
9781426381461
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994933328
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
CS93332
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)936359056
  • (OCoLC)ocn936359056
  • 765519
System details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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