Unseen life on Earth. an introduction to microbiology / 7, Microbial diversity

Filmed on location in national laboratories, hospital operating rooms and African villages, series also features scanning electron micrographs, time-lapse photography, photomicroscopy, and fully realized computer animation linked by compelling narratives of the lives and discoveries of microbiologis...

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Corporate Author: Oregon Public Broadcasting., Baker & Simon Associates., Annenberg/CPB Project.
Other Authors: Leinfelder, Jim., Brunelle, Lynn., Booth, John., Tortora, Gerard J.
Language: English
Published: South Burlington, Vt. : Annenberg/CPB, c2000.
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Notes: Title from Web site for on demand video instructional series (viewed Feb. 24, 2005)
Streaming video (27 min.)
Closed-captioned.
Online Access: Click Here to Access Streaming Video.Scroll down to Episode #7 and click on VOD icon
Format: Electronic Video Videotape Videorecording Electronic Resource URL Resource
Summary: Filmed on location in national laboratories, hospital operating rooms and African villages, series also features scanning electron micrographs, time-lapse photography, photomicroscopy, and fully realized computer animation linked by compelling narratives of the lives and discoveries of microbiologists.
What is the relationship between the bacteria, archaea, and eukaryote branches of the tree of life, with their startling variety of organisms? Students see comparisons of organisms in their natural habitats and examine ways of studying these organisms in those habitats and in the laboratory.
May be used in conjunction with Telecourse Faculty Guide for Unseen Life on Earth : An Introduction to Microbiology.
Item Description: Title from Web site for on demand video instructional series (viewed Feb. 24, 2005)
Streaming video (27 min.)
Closed-captioned.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (27 min.) : digital, WMF file (310 Kbps), sd., col.
Format: Streaming video; requires Windows Media Player or equivalent.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Production Credits: Series writer, Lynn Brunelle ; series producer, John Booth.