Sealab

Format: DVD [2019]
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Summary
Recounts the story of the underwater habitat launched into the Pacific Ocean in 1969. Manned by former NASA astronauts, Sealab became an underwater corollary to the U.S. space program, as it tested the limits of human endurance and revolutionized the way humans explored the ocean.
Additional Information
Subjects Project Sealab.
Manned undersea research stations -- History -- 20th century.
Deep diving -- History -- 20th century.
Underwater exploration -- History -- 20th century.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Science television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Arlington, Virginia] :[2019]
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles American experience (Television program)
Sealab.
Contributors Pollak, Amanda, television producer.
Ives, Stephen, film director, screenwriter.
Murphy, Michael, 1938- narrator.
Rundquist, Peter, composer.
Hellwarth, Ben. Sealab.
Insignia Films, production company.
American Experience Films, production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), production company, publisher.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Michael Murphy.
Other Contributors Original music, Peter Rundquist.
Language English
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes Documentary
"Based in part on the book 'Sealab : America's forgotten quest to live and work on the ocean floor' by Ben Hellwarth."
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: American experience.
Program content: ©2019.
Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; actual running time: 55 minutes.
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround.
Description 1 videodisc (55 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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