The Resource Designer babies, a presentation of Discovery Channel and Summer Productions ; written and presented by Mark Easton ; produced and distributed by Louise Osmond ; an ITN Factual production for Channel 5 ; producer, Laurie McGuckin, (videorecording)

Designer babies, a presentation of Discovery Channel and Summer Productions ; written and presented by Mark Easton ; produced and distributed by Louise Osmond ; an ITN Factual production for Channel 5 ; producer, Laurie McGuckin, (videorecording)

Label
Designer babies
Title
Designer babies
Statement of responsibility
a presentation of Discovery Channel and Summer Productions ; written and presented by Mark Easton ; produced and distributed by Louise Osmond ; an ITN Factual production for Channel 5 ; producer, Laurie McGuckin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the growing field of human reproduction technology. Now it is possible to choose a baby's gender, and to screen embryos for potential diseases, but what happens when the technology can be used to predetermine a child's size and intelligence? Will science answer the ethical questions that arise?
Member of
Cataloging source
WDG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Christophe Barbin and Mark Pidgin ; editing, Rod Iverson and Greg Dailey ; music, Andy Cowton and Jonathan Robbins
Intended audience
Grades 6-12
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrators, Nancy Calo and Terry MacDonald
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maine, Hugh
  • Osmond, Laurie
  • McGuckin, Laurie
  • Calo, Nancy
  • Macdonald, Terry
  • Discovery Channel (Firm)
  • Summer Productions
  • Discovery Channel School
  • ITN Factual (Firm)
  • Channel 5 (Firm)
Runtime
51
Series statement
Assignment Discovery
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Genetic engineering
  • Genetic engineering
  • Genetic screening
  • Genetic screening
Technique
live action
Label
Designer babies, a presentation of Discovery Channel and Summer Productions ; written and presented by Mark Easton ; produced and distributed by Louise Osmond ; an ITN Factual production for Channel 5 ; producer, Laurie McGuckin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videocassette release of a 1998 British television program
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn227034334
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (51 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Designer babies, a presentation of Discovery Channel and Summer Productions ; written and presented by Mark Easton ; produced and distributed by Louise Osmond ; an ITN Factual production for Channel 5 ; producer, Laurie McGuckin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Videocassette release of a 1998 British television program
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn227034334
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (51 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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