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The Resource The egg. : life's perfect invention, a Mike Birkhead Associates production for Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC Studios in assocaition with WNET ; directed, produced and written by Beth Jones and Mike Birkhead

The egg. : life's perfect invention, a Mike Birkhead Associates production for Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC Studios in assocaition with WNET ; directed, produced and written by Beth Jones and Mike Birkhead

Label
The egg. : life's perfect invention
Title
The egg.
Title remainder
life's perfect invention
Statement of responsibility
a Mike Birkhead Associates production for Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC Studios in assocaition with WNET ; directed, produced and written by Beth Jones and Mike Birkhead
Contributor
Broadcaster
Composer
Consultant
Director
Film distributor
Host
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Television director
Television producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The egg, life's perfect invention, nurtures and protects new life from the outside world. These remarkable structures are strong enough to withstand the full weight of an incubating parent and weak enough to allow a chick to break free. But how is an egg made and what is its purpose? From creation to hatching, join host David Attenborough as he reveals the wonder behind these miracles of nature
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Nature (Television program)
Credits note
  • Scientific consultant, Tim Birkhead
  • Composer, Barnaby Taylor
Date time place
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program "Nature" on the PBS network in 2019
Dewey number
571.8/45
Intended audience
TV Partental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (parental guidance suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children)
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; described video in English
LC call number
QL965
LC item number
.E44 2019
PerformerNote
Narrator, David Attenborough
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Beth
  • Attenborough, David
  • Birkhead, Mike
  • Birkhead, Tim
  • Taylor, Barnaby
  • Mike Birkhead Associates
  • Thirteen Productions
  • BBC Studios
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
53
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  • Ovum
  • Eggs
Technique
live action
Label
The egg. : life's perfect invention, a Mike Birkhead Associates production for Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC Studios in assocaition with WNET ; directed, produced and written by Beth Jones and Mike Birkhead
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Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • "Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
  • "Described video (for the visually impaired) is available as a secondary audio track"--Container
  • Program content: ©2019
  • Wide screen (16x9)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1099694199
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (53 min.)
Isbn
9781531710279
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887042024
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NA61901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781531710279
  • (OCoLC)1099694199
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation (16x9); described video
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The egg. : life's perfect invention, a Mike Birkhead Associates production for Thirteen Productions LLC and BBC Studios in assocaition with WNET ; directed, produced and written by Beth Jones and Mike Birkhead
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Documentary
  • "Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
  • "Described video (for the visually impaired) is available as a secondary audio track"--Container
  • Program content: ©2019
  • Wide screen (16x9)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1099694199
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD; Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (53 min.)
Isbn
9781531710279
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887042024
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NA61901
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781531710279
  • (OCoLC)1099694199
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation (16x9); described video
Video recording format
DVD

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