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Challenge of the Universe, The (Cd-Rom)

Synopsis
Thirteen noted scientists, including five Nobel prizewinners and Stephen Hawking, explain how the universe operates, taking us from the first moments of the Big Bang to the present. The main menu is a map of some subjects that excite physicists today, with links to the contributors and spoken biographies.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Multimedia; CD-ROM. Dual platform PC Windows/Apple Macintosh
Year of production
1996
Availability
Sale; 1997 sale: £49.99 (inclusive)
Notes
Reviewed by Chris Partridge in ‘The Times’, 4 Dec 1996.
Subjects
Physics
Keywords
cosmology; origins of life; universe

Credits

Contributor
John Gribbin
Cast
Stephen W Hawking 

Distribution Formats

Type
CD-ROM

Sponsor

Name

Hypermind

Name

Oxford University Press

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Distributor

Name

AVP

Email
info@avp.co.uk
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Phone
01291 625439
Fax
01291 629671
Address
School Hill Centre
Chepstow
Monmouthshire
NP16 5PH
Notes
Use for: Audio Visual Productions. Ceased trading.
Name

Oxford University Press, Electronic Publishing

Email
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Phone
01865 267979
Fax
01865 267990
Address
Great Clarendon Street
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