Cover image for The miracle of life
Title:
The miracle of life
Author:
Nilsson, Lennart, 1922-2017.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Boston : WGBH Boston Video, [1999]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Shows the actual conception and development of a baby. Looks inside the male and female reproductive organs to show the formation of sperm and the passage of a fertilized egg through the fallopian tube. Uses a microscope to observe DNA, chromosomes, and other minute body details building up to the moment of birth.
General Note:
"A Swedish Television Production in association with WGBH Boston"--Container.

Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Nova.

Copyright dates on title frames: 1982, 1983; packaging copyright date, 1999.

Dolby digital.

"The first filmed record of human conception, photographed by Lennart Nilsson"--Container.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Contents:
The miracle begins -- Female reproduction -- Male reproduction -- The dance of life -- Barriers to conception -- The egg -- The fetus -- Birth.
Added Corporate Author:
Added Uniform Title:
Nova (Television program)
ISBN:
9781578071968
Format :
DVD