The New Shepherd's Lamp

TeaserbildThe New Shepherd's Lamp (1995)30 min
ID: 1995.006
Regisseur: Bourguignon, Jean-Pierre, Tisseyre, Francois, Weingarten, Claire
Land: Frankreich
Genre: Bildung
Sprachen: englisch
Medien: VHS

Astronomy and celestial mechanics always initiated great breakthroughs in the development of science and mathematics. The authors of the film describe these developments starting with Ptolemy and ending with contemporary satellite-steering techniques. The explanations come via conversations, illustrations, famous scientific publications and animations. The film is of interest to everyone with an interest in mathematics and science, from school students to researchers.