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The evolutionary arms race Why sex?

[Boston, MA] : WGBH Boston Video, c2001.

1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

The evolutionary arms race explores our own spiraling arms race with microorganisms-- the only real threat to our existence-- and trace the alarming spread of resistance among pathogens that cause disease. Why sex? investigates the endless variety of sexual expression and the powerful hold sex exerts over almost all living things. And discover why in evolutionary terms, sex is more important than life itself.

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ISBN:

978-1-57807-860-8

ISBN:

978-1-57807-860-8

LC Call No:

QH361 .E96 E96 2001

Dewey Class No:

591.3/8 21

Title:

The evolutionary arms race [videorecording] : Why sex?.

VaryingTitle:

Why sex?

Publisher:

[Boston, MA] : WGBH Boston Video, c2001.

Physical:

1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Series:

Evolution ; 4-5.

Notes:

Documentary.

Notes:

"As seen on PBS."

Notes:

"WG35509."

Notes:

Special features: Access to the Evolution Web site; chapter search; closed captions.

ParticipantNote:

Liam Neeson, narrator.

Summary:

The evolutionary arms race explores our own spiraling arms race with microorganisms-- the only real threat to our existence-- and trace the alarming spread of resistance among pathogens that cause disease. Why sex? investigates the endless variety of sexual expression and the powerful hold sex exerts over almost all living things. And discover why in evolutionary terms, sex is more important than life itself.

Funding Note:

Andy Shriver Memorial Gift.

Subject:

Evolution (Biology)

Subject:

Competition (Biology)

Subject:

Drug resistance in microorganisms.

Subject:

Sex (Biology)

AE:PersName:

Neeson, Liam.

AE:PersName:

Willumsen, Gail.

AE:PersName:

Shinefield, Jill.

AE:PersName:

Feinstein, Leonard.

AE:PersName:

Mirowitz, Sheldon.

AE:PersName:

Mariano, Matt.

AE:PersName:

Buckner, Noel.

AE:PersName:

Whittlesey, Rob.

AE:CorpName:

Gemini Productions.

AE:CorpName:

WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.). Science Unit.

AE:CorpName:

Documentary Guild.

AE:CorpName:

Clear Blue Sky Productions.

AE:CorpName:

WGBH Video (Firm)

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Collection Evolution ; 4-5.

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