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Armageddon [videorecording] : exploring the doomsday myth / History.

DVD DVD ([2009])
Description: 2 videodiscs (200 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: [New York, NY] : A & E Television Networks : [2009]
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Winthrop. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Winthrop Adult DVDs DVD 001.9 Arm 2010 (Text to Phone) Available -

General Note:
Documentary.
Title from container.
Contents:
Disc one. Doomsday 2012: the End of Days / produced by Morningstar Entertainment ; executive producer for History, Michael Stiller ; (50 min.) ; Mayan Doomsday prophecy / produced by Match Frame Post ; executive producer for History, Dolores Gavin ; (50 min.).
Disc two. Doomsday tech / produced by Actuality Productions ; executive producer for History, Beth Dietrich Segarra ; (50 min.) ; More Doomsday tech / produced by Actuality Productions ; executive producer for History, Beth Dietrich Segarra ; (50 min.).
Date/Time and Place of an Event:
Programs previously shown on the History Channels.
Summary:
Disc 1: Doomsday 2012: the End of Days: Doomsday is foretold in the Mayan calendar, the Chinese oracle of the I Ching and an Internet-based prophetic softward program. December 21, 20012 will be the End of Days. Mayan doomsday prophecy: The Maya were legendary astronomers and timekeepers. Thier calendar is more accurate than our own. They tracked stars and planets and assigned great meaning to astronomical phenomena and made the 2012 doomsday prophecy prediction.
Disc 2: Doomsday tech: Doomsday threats range from very real to controversial to futuristic. Despite the Cold War's end, we live under the shadow of nuclear weapons, arms races, and accidental launches. More doomsday tech: Examines more threats, both natural and manmade, that may endanger civilization. From the far reaches of space to tiny viruses, bioterrorism and cyberterrorism, doomsday sources are many.
System Details:
DVD.
Authors: Stiller, Michael. (Added Author). Gavin, Dolores. (Added Author). Dietrich-Segarra, Beth. (Added Author). Morningstar Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Match Frame Post (Firm) (Added Author). Actuality Productions. (Added Author). History (Television network) (Added Author). History Channel (Television network) (Added Author). Arts and Entertainment Network. (Added Author). New Video Group. (Added Author).
Alternate Title: Exploring the doomsday myth
Citation: Stiller, Michael. "Armageddon exploring the doomsday myth." New York, NY : A & E Television Networks : 2009.

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