Tales from other worlds

United States, 1986

TV show
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Episode number 4 of Series “Planet earth”.
Voyages to other planets have shown us that earth is unique. The question now is why? Through the use of little-seen footage shot in space, this program attempts to answer questions such as why there is no life on Mars and Venus, why the dinosaurs disappeared, whether earth has been bombarded by meteorites in the past. A fascinating look at the formation of the planets.

Credits

production company

WQED

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

producer

Robin Bates

Duration

00:55:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1986

Appears in

Planet earth

Group of items

Planet earth

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

303373

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Earth - Origin

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Life - Origin

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Meteorites

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Planets

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Solar system

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - United States

Television → Television series

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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