NOVA: Mars - Dead or Alive

NOVA: Mars - Dead or Alive

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Director: Mark J. Davis

Cast: Mark J. Davis, Neil Ross

     
 
This examination of the ongoing debate over the possibility of life on Mars -- produced for the award-winning PBS science series NOVA -- gets an enriched presentation on this DVD edition. NOVA: Mars -- Dead or Alive has been given a letterboxed transfer to disc in the widescreen aspect ratio of 1.78:1. The audio has been mastered in Dolby Digital Stereo;

Overview

This examination of the ongoing debate over the possibility of life on Mars -- produced for the award-winning PBS science series NOVA -- gets an enriched presentation on this DVD edition. NOVA: Mars -- Dead or Alive has been given a letterboxed transfer to disc in the widescreen aspect ratio of 1.78:1. The audio has been mastered in Dolby Digital Stereo; the narration is in English, with no multiple language options. Bonus materials include an additional interview with NASA researcher Donna Shirley, an optional audio description track for the visually impaired, links to the websites for the Nova series and originating station WGBH, and more.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/30/2004
UPC:
0783421370197
Original Release:
2003
Rating:
NR
Source:
Wgbh / Pbs
Presentation:
[Letterbox]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital]
Time:
1:00:00
Sales rank:
89,909

Special Features

Closed Caption; Bonus video-profile of NASA's Donna Shirley, who led the team that sent rover Sojourner Truth to Mars; An interview with Steve Squyres of MER; "Anatomy of a Rover" activity; Printable materials for educators; Access to Mars Dead or Alive web site; Closed captions; Described video for the visually impaired

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Introduction [4:08]
2. A Hostile Environment [12:58]
3. Unexpected Problems [7:49]
4. Where to Land [6:56]
5. Engineers Prevail [9:06]
6. Time to Fly [10:09]
7. Welcome to Mars [2:50]
8. Credits [2:07]

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