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Connecticut Public Television

Overview
Works: 417 works in 753 publications in 1 language and 14,897 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Popular works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Television plays  Film adaptations  Puppet television programs  Fantasy television programs  Children's songs 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: TH4817.3, 643.7
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Most widely held works by Connecticut Public Television
Dare to repair a do-it-herself guide to home improvement ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes information on choosing and using tools, repairing and maintaining appliances, performing basic plumbing and electrical work, and fixing damaged walls, windows, doors, and more
Ballroom dancing basics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Imagine the romance, glamour, and fun of dancing with your partner at weddings, parties, dance clubs, or even in your home. Learn the following six different dances: Waltz, Foxtrot, Rumba, Samba, Merengue, and Night Club Sway
Barney's alphabet zoo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learning can be terrific fun when Barney and his classroom friends, Shawn, Julie, Tina and Derek use letters to imagine an alphabet animal zoo
Love to read, with Barney a collection of special moments from the Barney & friends public television series ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barney has been returning a library book to the library. He meets up with Ms.Stevens, who is a librarian, and she shows Barney all over the library and tells him about progams and activities that go on over there. Clips from the second season of Barney & Friends, related to the topics that Ms. Stevens and Barney talk about, are also shown
Barney ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barney's new park is a great place to play! And a great place to sing and dance! Join Barney and his friends as they sing 20 songs in and around the park. Bonus CD included
Don't forget! ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Why do some memories slip away, never to return, while others leave a permanent mark? Alan Alda meets scientists who are trying to unravel the mysteries of memory -- where memories come from, how they're remembered and what people can do to hold on to them
Coming into America ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program highlights current research which is challenging the traditional theory of how people first came to North America in prehistoric times. It has been assumed that the Clovis, the oldest people to populate the continent, moved south from Alaska as Canadian ice sheets were breaking up. New findings by archealogists indicate people may have come from more than one place following a number of routes including a Pacific coastal route, a Beringian land route and an Atlantic ice route. Clovis culture and technology is discussed. New research findings by Dennis Stanford, Jon Erlandson, Michael Collins, Al Goodyear, Steve Holen and David Yesner are presented
Pieces of mind ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows a sleep laboratory and how the brain works to create memories, dreams, and language. Shows how technology is helping scientists understand more about when and how the human brain learns language, processes and recalls information, and dreams dreams
Hydrogen hopes ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 239 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
Celia Cruz & friends a night of salsa ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celia & friends live concert features Latin jazz legend Tito Puente, salsa singing sensation La India, band leader Johnny Pacheco, and orchestra director Isidro Infante. Celia's over-the-edge flamboyance - rich with sequins, colorful wigs and gravity-defying high heels - sends audiences into peels of applause. Her wide smile and trademark shrieks of "azucar" (sugar) are unmistakable
I am a man ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exploration of "what it means to be a black man in America ... [confronting] issues of race, and racism, through the lens of gender, probing deep within the traditional American ideals of manhood in order to draw out the complex and often ambivalent nature of black male identity"--Container
Hot times in Alaska ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alaska is warming up. It's now a few degrees warmer than it was a century and a half ago, and the trend seems to be accelerating. Already the landscape is changing dramatically -- permafrost is thawing, glaciers are melting, forests are succumbing to drought and insect attack. Alan Alda meets Alaskan scientists who are working to find out if these are the first signs of global warming and what the future may hold
Beyond science? by David M Huntley ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What is science fact and what is science fiction? Beyond Science, a part of the PBS Scientific American Frontiers series, explores the topics that go beyond the realm of science: the phenomenon that are nearly impossible to examine in a rigorous scientific way. A provocative behind-the-scenes look at scientific exploration, this program presents top scientists expressing their thoughts on the importance of a scientific method of research as well as offering evidence both for and against the claims made for "fringe" topics such as therapeutic touch, dowsing, graphology, palm reading, UFOs, and the possibility of building free energy machines
Hot planet, cold comfort ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the latest warnings from scientists that large-scale changes in the earth's climatic systems are taking place, with potentially serious consequences. Shows what is already happening to the Alaskan glaciers
Oh brother-- she's my sister ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When baby Bob and BJ get mad and vow never to speak to each other again, it's up to Barney to teach them the importance of friendship between brothers and sisters
The dark side of the universe ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 186 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
Worried sick ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program shows the body's physiological reaction to stress. Host Alan Alda meets researchers who are exploring the ill effects of stress on health and aging, and how relaxation can help lessen the damage
A different way to heal? ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Acupuncture. Herbal remedies. Magnet therapy. Consumers and patients have made alternative and "complementary" medicine a billion-dollar industry. But do these and other alternatives to traditional Western medicine really work? Many claims exist for the efficacy of such treatments, but with little scientific testing and evidence. This program follows research projects and clinical trials attempting to test such claims with scientific methods
Changing your mind ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alan Alda learns about the way the brain works as researchers demonstrate how malleable the brain is and memories are, how it is possible to grow one's own brain, what happens when one dreams, and new understandings of the human mind
Forget-me-not Lane by Peter Nichols ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A somewhat successful professor at a technology school, listens to old songs on his tape machine and wanders back to scenes of his youth in WWII England
 
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CPTV
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English (89)
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