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Rise of the rockets / WGBH Educational Foundation, Bigger Bangs Communications Limited ; written and produced by Christopher Riley ; producer, James Wright ; director, Laurie Cahalane.

Riley, Christopher, 1967- (producer,, screenwriter,, director.). Meyers, Eric, 1959- (narrator.).

Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main DVD 629.4 RIS (Text) 840191002716614 Movies - Main Level Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD 629.4 RISE (Text) DVD 37500004894263 Movies Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch DVD 629.4 RISE (Text) DVD 39391006935744 DVD Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD DOCUMENTARY (Text) DVD 30477101282246 Main Floor: DVD Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch DVD 629.4 RIS 11287 (Text) DVD 78551000646287 Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD 629.4 Rise (Text) DVD 31208912001171 audiovisual Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton DVD Documentary Rise (Text) 30890000727881 DVD/Blu-ray Lower level Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley DVD -- 629.4 RISE (Text) DVD 30402004785996 NONFIC MOVIES Available -
Starke Co PL - San Pierre Branch 629.4 RIS (Text) 30880001063816 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531709501
  • ISBN: 1531709508
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast on television as a segment of Nova in 2019.
Participant or Performer Note:
Eric Meyers, narrator.
Summary, etc.:
Rockets are becoming cheaper and more powerful than before thanks to new technologies. As companies make space more accessible and NASA returns to crewed spaceflight, a new era of space exploration seems to be on the horizon. But will this seeming rocket Renaissance become just more than hype? NOVA explores the latest rocket technologies and the growing role private citizens may have in space.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; stereo, wide screen.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Rockets (Aeronautics)
Space flight > Technology.
Space flight > Forecasting.
Manned space flight > Technology.
Manned space flight > Forecasting.
Outer space > Exploration.
Genre: Science television programs.
Educational television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Television series.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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