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The day the Mesozoic died / Howard Hughes Medical Institute ; producer, director, and editor, Sarah Holt ; writer, Thomas Friedman .

Holt, Sarah, 1956- (Added Author). Friedman, Thomas. (Added Author). Carroll, Sean B. (Added Author). Carroll, Sean B. Into the jungle. (Added Author). Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Department of Science Education. (Added Author).

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (34 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Version 1.0
  • Publisher: Chevy Chase, Md. : Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Dept. of Science Education, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Based on the story 'The day the Mesozoic died' by Sean B. Carroll; Into the jungle: great adventures in the search for evolution. San Francisco: Pearson Education, 2009."
Formatted Contents Note:
An earth-shattering hypothesis -- Following the trail of evidence -- Mass extinction and recovery
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Scientific consultants, Sean B. Carroll ... [et al.] ; additional writing, Sean B. Carroll, Sarah Holt ; original music, Christopher Rife ; camera, Stephen McCarthy, John Chater ; executive producer, Sean B. Carroll
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Sean B. Carroll
Summary, etc.:
"The disappearance of the dinosaurs at the end of the Cretaceous period posed one of the greatest, long-standing scientific mysteries. This three-act film tells the story of the extraordinary detective work that solved it. ... Representing a rare instance with which many different scientific disciplines--geology, physics, biology, chemistry, paleontology--contributed to a revolutionary theory, the film is intended for students in all science classes"--Container excerpt
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Soundtrack in English with optional English and Spanish subtitles
Ownership and Custodial History:
Subject: Extinction, Biological.
Dinosaurs > Extinction.
Extinction (Biology)
Evolution (Biology) > History.

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