A Science Odyssey: The Journey of a Century, Vol. 4 - Bigger, Better, Faster - DVD
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This film is part four in a five-part series on scientific developments of the 20th century. Charles Osgood, host of the Sunday Morning television program, serves as narrator of the production. In no field have the advancements of science been more dramatic than in technology. A century that started with the fledgling use of electricity has ended with amazing applications of that force. Some of the giant figures in the technology field are profiled. Computers, the mass media, aviation, and the automobile are among the topics covered in this fascinating look at a century of radical technological change. ~ Rose of Sharon Winter, All Movie Guide
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- GenreDocumentary,Special Interests
- Duration112 minutes
- Year of Release1998
- Aspect Ratio1.33:1
- Chapter InfoDisc #1 -- A Science Odyssey: Bigger, Better, Faster, 1. Prologue [2:08], 2. Introduction [1:11], 3. Aviation [18:47], 4. The Automobile [10:59], 5. Radio [12:44], 6. Faith in Technology's Benefits [14:38], 7. Introduction [1:11], 8. Computers [14:34], 9. The Space Race [15:30], 10. Technology's Ills [3:02], 11. The Internet [13:42], 12. Credits [1:00]