Prophets of Science Fiction: Jules Verne DVD

Discovery Education

SKU: DC024742
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 42
Copyright: 2012

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Explores how science fiction writer Jules Verne drew his inspiration from the future. Verne's writings predict futuristic innovations that have now become part of reality in the twenty-first century. The program compares Verne's writings with modern technologies and discusses how scientists have yet to bring some of Verne's creations to life. NOTE: This program contains content that may be disturbing to some viewers. Please preview before showing in class.