The Story of 1

Unbranded - It also looks at the use of numbers by the romans, the decline of Roman numerals in the west, the discovery of the number zero, the development of Arabic numerals in India, the development of algebra in the Islamic world, and the development of the binary system. Australia released, ntsc/region 0 dvd: LANGUAGES: English Dolby Digital 2.

0, widescreen 1. 78:1, special features: interactive menu, scene access, SYNOPSIS: Terry Jones hosts this documentary on the number one. It looks at early evidence of counting, the use of numbers for simple arithmetic in Sumeria, the development of large numbers and their use for engineering in Egypt, the worship of numbers by Pythagoras and the theoretical mathematics of the Archimedes.

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Nova: The Great Math Mystery

PBS 33974008 - Shrink-wrapped. Astrophysicist mario livio, follow math from pythagoras to einstein and beyond, all leading to the ultimate riddle: Is math an invention or a discovery? Humankinds clever trick, along with a colorful cast of mathematicians, and engineers, physicists, or the language of the universe? Join NOVA for a mathematical mystery toura provocative exploration of maths astonishing power across the centuries.





Donald In Mathmagic Land

WALT DISNEY ANIMATION 5458893 - A curious donald Duck ventures into a mystical world of fantasy. Mathmagic land is his destination -- a wondrous land of discovery where trees have square roots and rivers are brimming with numbers! During his lively journey, fun with fractions, Donald discovers that you can have mirth with math, and laughs with logic in this fascinating and timeless milestone in Disney's animation legacy -- now on DVD! Shrink-wrapped.

This highly acclaimed, 1959, academy awardR-nominated film Documentary Short Subject, is one of the most popular and entertaining educational films ever made by Walt Disney. Walt disney Video Donald in Mathmagic Land.





THE STORY OF MATH COLLECTION

Athena 26163371 - Engaging and entertaining, these documentaries cover complex topics with helpful visuals and healthy doses of humor, revitalizing the subject as they unlock the very laws of the universe. This collection includes three complete programs: The Story of Math explores the colorful history of numbers, The Music of the Primes searches for harmony in the elusive primes, and The Code delves into the hidden patterns underlying nature.

Walt disney Video Donald in Mathmagic Land. Shrink-wrapped. Forming the foundation for nearly everything we do, mathematics not only describes our world but also reveals its beauty and mystery. Factory sealed DVD. Join author and oxford university professor Marcus du Sautoy as he crisscrosses the globe and enlists distinguished experts to uncover the history, meaning, and wonder of math.





Flatland

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FLATLAND 2: Sphereland

- Abbot's flatland and Dionys Burger'sSphereland. Featuring an interview on the 4th Dimension by Dr. English, Spanish and Italian subtitles. Full of action, humor and lessons, "Sphereland" will delight and educate audiences of all ages. Set on the eve of flatland's first mission into their 'outer-space" the story presents the intriguing mysteries of triangles with angle sums greater than 180 degrees and flipping into dimensions that are literally out of this world.

Starring martin sheen, michael york, tony hale & kristEN BELL. Shrink-wrapped. Walt disney Video Donald in Mathmagic Land. Thomas Banchoff. Factory sealed DVD. The creators of "flatland: the Movie" return to Flatland for another adventure beyond the third dimension, based on Edwin A.





The Science of Measurement

Athena 28930530 - Shrink-wrapped. Thomas Banchoff. Since our ancestors first began to count the passing of the seasons, we have used it to help master and understand our world. But what is it that drives us to quantify and measure everything around us with ever greater levels of precision? Generation after generation, why has this quest continued to obsess the greatest minds of their day? Oxford mathematician Marcus du Sautoy The Story of Math, The Code explains how humans have succeeded in reducing the chaos and complexity of the world to just seven fundamental units of measurement—the building blocks of modern science.

Embarking on a journey around the world and back in time, science, the series shows how measurements have shaped the course of history, and civilization—and changed every aspect of our daily lives. Winner of the london mathematical society’s Berwick Prize, Marcus du Sautoy is the Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University.

The Science of Measurement - From the creators of the story of math “Fascinating…engaging…compelling” —The Guardian U. K. A science-packed exploration” —Daily Mail U. K. Taking the measure of the world “Du Sautoy has a knack of making the complicated sound straightforward. The daily Telegraph U. K.





THE STORY OF MATH

ACORN MEDIA 6509549 - Factory sealed DVD. Math not only describes our world, but also reveals its beauty and mystery. Learn how their discoveries still drive technology, science, and even philosophy. Thomas Banchoff. With contagious enthusiasm and boundless energy, he shows that math isn’t merely about making calculations, but also about finding patterns that expose the hidden relationships in our universe.

Walt disney Video Donald in Mathmagic Land. Featuring an interview on the 4th Dimension by Dr. Join marcus du sautoy and a host of distinguished experts as they crisscross the globe, bringing the colorful history of numbers to life. How numbers explain our universe and reveal unseen worlds Math made accessible, engaging, and relevant Mathematics forms the foundation for nearly everything we do--from finance to physics, and architecture to astronomy.

THE STORY OF MATH - . Shrink-wrapped. Using computerized visuals and healthy doses of humor, Du Sautoy makes the most complex concepts accessible and engaging. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. English, Spanish and Italian subtitles. Starring martin sheen, michael york, tony hale & kristEN BELL.





The Code

ACORN MEDIA 25266489 - Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. From the creators of the story of Math "Brings numbers to scintillating life" —The Herald U. K. Accessible and entertaining" —The Times U. K. Science tv at its best" —Daily Record U. K. A remarkable achievement" —The Times U. K. What makes the world operate the way it does? are there patterns to what happens or do we live in a universe of random events that cannot be predicted or explained? Author and Oxford University professor Marcus du Sautoy The Story of Math sets out to answer these and other questions in this engaging and entertaining three-part documentary series about the power of numbers.

Starring martin sheen, michael york, tony hale & kristEN BELL. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. Walt disney Video Donald in Mathmagic Land. Featuring an interview on the 4th Dimension by Dr. Shrink-wrapped. Thomas Banchoff. English, Spanish and Italian subtitles.





Terry Jones' Barbarians

Koch Vision - So you think you know everything about the romans?Monty Python’s Terry Jones invites you on an entertaining expedition through Roman history from an entirely different perspective – that of the Barbarians. Walt disney Video Donald in Mathmagic Land. So you think you know everything about the romans? terry jones invites you on an entertaining expedition through Roman history from the perspective of the Barbarians.

Includes the episodes:disc one the primitive celts – The Brainy BarbariansDisc Two The Savage Goths – The End of the World Shrink-wrapped. Starring martin sheen, michael york, tony hale & kristEN BELL. Thomas Banchoff. Shrink-wrapped. Far from the uncivilized savages they have been believed to be, many of these "non-Romans" were not barbaric at all.

Terry Jones' Barbarians - They were, in fact, highly organized and intelligent societies that had no intentions of overthrowing Rome or its Empire. Format: dvd movie genre: documentaRIES Rating: . English, Spanish and Italian subtitles. Shrink-wrapped. Factory sealed DVD. A rare blend of scholarly research and archaeological evidence along with Jones’ familiar brand of irreverent humor gives this fascinating series a unique insight into the Barbarians, the Romans and the creation of the modern world.





NOVA: Einstein's Quantum Riddle DVD

PBS Distribution - Nova follows a ground-breaking experiment in the Canary Islands to use quasars at opposite ends of the universe to once and for all settle remaining questions. Featuring an interview on the 4th Dimension by Dr. Shrink-wrapped. Starring martin sheen, michael york, tony hale & kristEN BELL. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped.

Einstein called it "spooky action at a distance, " but today quantum entanglement is poised to revolutionize technology. So you think you know everything about the romans? terry jones invites you on an entertaining expedition through Roman history from the perspective of the Barbarians. Factory sealed DVD.

NOVA: Einstein's Quantum Riddle DVD - Shrink-wrapped. Format: dvd movie genre: documentaRIES Rating: . Factory sealed DVD. Thomas Banchoff. Walt disney Video Donald in Mathmagic Land. Physicists have become gradually convinced that quantum entanglement is real, but a few doubts remain. A rare blend of scholarly research combined with Jones' familiar iconoclastic brand of humor makes this a must for history enthusiasts as well as Monty Python fans.

English, Spanish and Italian subtitles.