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Connecticut Public Television

Overview
Works: 432 works in 792 publications in 1 language and 14,113 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Documentary television programs  Educational films  Television programs  Instructional films  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Children's films  Educational television programs  Drama 
Roles: Distributor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 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 )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 559 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 )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 523 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
Coming into America( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 400 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 2009 in English and held by 393 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
Barney's alphabet zoo by Barney( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barney and his friends use letters to imagine an alphabet animal zoo
Don't Forget( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 349 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
Beyond science? by David Moore Huntley( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's science fact and what's science fiction? Who's a crank and who's a scientific visionary? Scientific American Frontiers explores the evidence both for and against the claims made for therapeutic touch, dowsing, graphology and palm reading; and investigates the Roswell UFO crash, as well as the possibility of building free energy machines
Love to read, with Barney : a collection of special moments from the Barney & friends public television series by NULL DATA( Visual )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 342 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
Voyage to the Galapagos( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 292 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 invaders-including the 60,000 eco-tourists who visit every year
I am a man( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 253 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
Barney( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 253 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
Worried Sick by John Sims Townsend( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 239 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
Hot times in Alaska( Visual )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 203 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
Early childhood : years of promise( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the critical importance of young children's healthy development and the urgent need for quality child care in the United States. Centering on individual children as they grow and learn, the documentary shows how one community's education, government and business sectors have taken innovative steps to improve and expand child care
Hot planet, cold comfort( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 196 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
Hydrogen Hopes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 187 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
The dark side of the universe by Marusa Bradac( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 171 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
Celia Cruz & friends : a night of salsa by Celia Cruz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 161 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
Jews & Christians : a journey of faith( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary designed to foster greater understanding between Jews and Christians through mutual appreciation for each faith's history and teachings
Forget-Me-Not Lane by Peter Nichols( Visual )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 139 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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Connecticut Public Television PBS member network serving Connecticut, USA

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English (104)