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Dragon Science [videorecording]: A Scientific Expedition to China

the Chedd-Angier Production Company in association with Scientific American magazine and presented gto PBS by Connecticut Public Television
Format
Video; VHS
Summary
Travel on a scientific journey around China, from the site of an ancient mummy find in Xinjiang to the world's largest dam on the Yangtze River. Meet scientists studying ancient herbal medicines and experimenting with hybrid rice to feed over one billion people. A stop in Beijing includes a test of a fuzzy logic system that may prevent traffic accidents.
Performers
Hosted by Alan Alda.
Release Date
1995
Run Time
60 min.
Language
English
Related Title
Scientific American frontiers (Television program)
Series
Scientific American Frontiers (Series)
Series Statement
Scientific American frontiers (Series) show 602
Published
[Alexandria, VA] : PBS Home Video, c2000.
Publisher no.
SAMF962 PBS Video
Description
1 videocassette (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + teaching guide.
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