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Chedd, Graham

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Most widely held works by Graham Chedd
The new biology by Graham Chedd( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and Italian and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The human spark by Graham Chedd( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Alda takes a look at how humans first appeared on Earth millions of years ago, and how our species not only survived, but thrived, through some unimaginable conditions. Alda visits with dozens of scientists on three continents, and participates directly in many experiments - including the detailed examination of his own brain
Sound : from communication to noise pollution by Graham Chedd( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half-way elements; the technology of metalloids by Graham Chedd( Book )

9 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths and the moundbuilders( Visual )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film explores the theories about the origins of the earthworks created by the Hopewell (300 B.C.-300 A.D.) and Mississippian (ca. 1200 A.D.) cultures
The Chaco legacy( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines archaeological theories about the rise and fall of Chacoan culture, which had a high level of technical development and flourished over 900 years ago in the area of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico. Shows their extensive water control system, the large network of roads they constructed and several mammoth structures they built. Includes a history of the different excavation projects
Don't Forget( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Alda investigates how people create memories and how as they age, memories become slippery and elusive, sometimes vanishing forever. He visits two men who live entirely in the present or the distant past, unable to recall events that happened even a few minutes ago. He also meets a volunteer in an experimental treatment for Alzheimer's disease and gets the latest on the search for an Alzheimer's vaccine
Make up your mind by Ingo Sorke( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Polish and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We discover the "you" inside your head, the part of your mind, sitting right behind your forehead, that decides what you do every waking second of the day. We reconstruct a 150-year-old accident that caused a railroad worker named Phineas Gage to lose his sense of self; see children's reasoning powers gradually come on line; and scan Alan Alda's brain as he struggles to make decisions while feeling cheated
Hydrogen Hopes( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Alda meets with hydrogen enthusiasts working toward a future when hydrogen can be made in unlimited quantities from renewable, non-polluting resources
Seeking the first Americans by Graham Chedd( Visual )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the theories of archaeologists who are searching for clues to the identity of the first people to reach North America between 11,000 and 50,000 years ago
Voyage to the Galapagos( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Alda follows in Charles Darwin's footsteps, meeting the animals and birds that inspired Darwin's theory of evolution. Alda joins scientists who witness the daily struggle for survival that has shaped the Galapagos Islands' unique wildlife. As he experiences the enchantment of the islands, he learns of efforts to protect them from alien invadersincluding the 60,000 eco-tourists who visit every year
Pieces of mind by Jack Bruce( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weighing just a few pounds, the brain is responsible for the body's complete function. Aiming for insights into his own brain, host Alan Alda talks with scientists studying how the brain dreams, stores memories, and sorts language in this classic program from the Scientific American Frontiers series. Mike Gazzaniga, one of the world's leading brain scientists; Jim McGaugh, of the University of California, Irvine; noted memory researcher Dan Schacter; Harvard Medical School's Bob Stickgold; and Helen Neville, of the University of Oregon, are featured
Brains on trial( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a fictitious crime and builds from it a gripping courtroom drama. The trial takes us into the brains of the major participants-defendant, witnesses, jurors, judge-while Alan Alda visits the laboratories of some dozen neuroscientists exploring how brains work when they become entangled with the law. The research raises the controversial question: How does our ability to peer into people's minds and decode their thoughts and feelings affect trials like the one we are watching in the future?
Myths and moundbuilders( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths and moundbuilders uncovers the mystery that troubled American settlers in the great river valleys of the Midwest and Southeast. What were those many earth mounds dotting the wooded landscape? The relationship between the mounds and Indian descendants was finally established in 1897 by Cyrus Thomas, who suggested that not all the mounds were built by the same Indian tribes, a theory supported by new evidence
The Dark Side of the Universe by Marusa Bradac( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"New discoveries about dark matter and dark energy have astronomers wondering if ours is but one of an infinity of universes."--Www.pbs.org
Against all odds( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Dr. Pardis Sabeti's own research examines possible genetic resistance to deadly Lassa fever in West Africa. Using Inference for Two-Way Tables helps untangle potential relationships. About this Series: The new Against All Odds is intended as a one-year introduction to statistics. Made up of vivid real-world examples, our goal is to present statistics in the context of its contemporary use. Host Dr. Pardis Sabeti guides viewers through the wide range of statistical applications used by scientists, business owners, and even Shakespeare scholars, in their work and daily lives. Starting with descriptive statistics, the series continues through probability and inference. Each unit builds on preceding ones to expand students' statistical knowledge and solidify their understanding of how the concepts fit together. Statistical case studies range from finding patterns in lightning strikes, to linking DDT to the decline of peregrine falcons, to analyzing salaries to lobby for comparable pay for men and women. Against All Odds takes you inside statistics!
Against all odds( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Does holding a heavier clipboard make you estimate that a jar of coins has more money in it than if you're holding a lighter clipboard? Psychologists use One-Way ANOVA to analyze the data from this experiment. About this Series: The new Against All Odds is intended as a one-year introduction to statistics. Made up of vivid real-world examples, our goal is to present statistics in the context of its contemporary use. Host Dr. Pardis Sabeti guides viewers through the wide range of statistical applications used by scientists, business owners, and even Shakespeare scholars, in their work and daily lives. Starting with descriptive statistics, the series continues through probability and inference. Each unit builds on preceding ones to expand students' statistical knowledge and solidify their understanding of how the concepts fit together. Statistical case studies range from finding patterns in lightning strikes, to linking DDT to the decline of peregrine falcons, to analyzing salaries to lobby for comparable pay for men and women. Against All Odds takes you inside statistics!
Future Car( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the latest developments by the Big Three in automobile design technology that replaces gasoline with non-fossil fuels such as hydrogen or electricity
Columbus and the age of discovery by Zvi Dor-Ner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles Columbus's extraordinary journey and legacy as it relives Columbus's daring and dangerous voyages and their momentous repercussions for both the Old World and the New. Commemorates the quincentennial of his discovery of America
The Columbian exchange( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the interchange of horses, cattle, corn, potatoes, and sugar cane between the Old World and the New, and the lasting impact of this interchange on the people of both worlds
 
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