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The Resource Rx for survival : a global health challenge, a co-production of the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit and Vulcan Productions, Inc, (videorecording)

Rx for survival : a global health challenge, a co-production of the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit and Vulcan Productions, Inc, (videorecording)

Label
Rx for survival : a global health challenge
Title
Rx for survival
Title remainder
a global health challenge
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit and Vulcan Productions, Inc
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
FQG
Characteristic
videorecording
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Nova (Television program)
Credits note
Paula S. Apsell, Director of the WGBH Science Unit ; Larry Klein, WGBH/NOVA executive producer, writer, producer, director ; Paul G. Allen, Executive in Charge of Vulcan Productions ; Jody Patton, President and Executive in Charge of Vulcan Productions ; Richard E. Hutton, Vice President of Media Development and executive producer of Vulcan Productions
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrator, Brad Pitt. Experts include Jeffrey Sachs, the Director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University; reporter Laurie Garrett; Harvey Fineberg, President of the National Academies of Sciences Institute of Medicine; Nils Daulaire, President of the Global Health Council; and Donald Hopkins, the Associate Executive Director of the Carter Center
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  • 1963-
  • 1924-
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  • Apsell, Paula S
  • Klein, Larry
  • Allen, Paul G
  • Patton, Jody
  • Hutton, Richard E
  • Pitt, Brad
  • Sachs, Jeffrey
  • Garrett, Laurie
  • Fineberg, Harvey V
  • Daulaire, Nils
  • Hopkins, Donald R
  • Carter, Jimmy
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • Vulcan Productions
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
Runtime
336
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  • Documentary television programs
  • World health
  • Public health
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Rx for survival : a global health challenge, a co-production of the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit and Vulcan Productions, Inc, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the six-hour PBS television series that premiered November 1-3, 2005 and a two-hour special presentation on April 12, 2006
  • Special features: NOW interview with former President Jimmy Carter; dispatches from experts in the field; materials for educators; activities for exploring global health issues; access to the Rx for Survival web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
disc 1. Disease warriors. Rise of the superbugs -- disc. 2. Delivering the goods. Deadly messengers -- disc 3. Back to the basics. How safe are we?
Control code
ocm70863363
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (336 min.)
Isbn
9781593753276
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421389397
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG38939
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rx for survival : a global health challenge, a co-production of the WGBH/NOVA Science Unit and Vulcan Productions, Inc, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the six-hour PBS television series that premiered November 1-3, 2005 and a two-hour special presentation on April 12, 2006
  • Special features: NOW interview with former President Jimmy Carter; dispatches from experts in the field; materials for educators; activities for exploring global health issues; access to the Rx for Survival web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
disc 1. Disease warriors. Rise of the superbugs -- disc. 2. Delivering the goods. Deadly messengers -- disc 3. Back to the basics. How safe are we?
Control code
ocm70863363
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (336 min.)
Isbn
9781593753276
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421389397
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG38939
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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