Earth explorer : geophysicist Marcia McNutt
Examines the career and personality of geophysicist Marcia McNutt, tenured professor in earth sciences at M.I.T. and widow and mother of three young daughters. Profiles her doing research on the earth's geological plates on a critical juncture beneath Lake Mead, Nevada, and the xenoliths of Tahiti, as well as her everyday activities.
Meyer, Muffie; Hovde, Ellen
WGBH Educational Foundation; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Science, Technology; Science, Technology, and Math; Women geophysicists United States Biography; Women scientists United States Biography
North America; United States
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- Physical Description
57 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
Director of photography, Joe Vitagliano ; narrator, Michelle Pfeiffer ; editor, Sharon Sachs ; music, Richard Einhorn.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090109; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1662; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/958; OCLC: ocm32339995; Catalog Key: alephsys002215101; Catalog Key: FFH 5672
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