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Einstein's Universe

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Video; Streaming Video; Online
Summary
A documentary produced in 1979 by WGBH and the BBC to celebrate the centenary of the birth of Albert Einstein. Narrated and hosted by Peter Ustinov and written by Nigel Calder, the author of the accompanying book of the same title, the film takes place at the University of Texas’ McDonald Observatory where a staff of renowned scientists and physicists take both Ustinov and the viewer through a hands-on experience of the various facets of Einstein’s theory of general relativity.
Release Date
1979
Run Time
118 min.
Language
In English
Notes
  • Title from title frames.
  • In Process Record.
  • Film
Published
Corinth Films, 1979.
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2017.
Recording Info
Originally produced by Corinth Films in 1979.
Publisher no.
1331122 Kanopy
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1 online resource (streaming video file) (118 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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