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Disney Educational Productions

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    Most widely held works by Disney Educational Productions
    Friction by Bill Nye( Visual )

    27 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 1,512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Here the Imagineers showcase how different types of friction - static, kinetic, and rolling - come into play when they're designing Disney's theme park rides and attractions. From rollercoaster wheels for Big Thunder Mountain Railroad to the shape of a Disney Cruise Line ship's hull, the Imagineers can use tribology (the study of friction) to find ways to reduce drag
    Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

    28 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Bill Nye goes planet-gazing and takes a serious look at Jupiter's features, Earth's elliptical orbit, and the distances between planets. Cool home demo shows how to make Mars soil
    Magnetism by Bill Nye( Visual )

    13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "Which attractive force propels the launch of Rock n' Roller coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios? Magnetism! The Walt Disney Imagineers demonstrate how they use magnets of all types throughout Disney's theme parks ... Students will learn about the attraction and repulsion of opposite poles, magnetic fields and domains, and electromagnets."
    Gravity by Bill Nye( Visual )

    13 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "What is the force that puts the thrill in thrill rides? Gravity, of course! One of the biggest challenges for Imagineers in designing theme park attractions, like Disney's Rockin' Roller Coaster and The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, is figuring out the best way to work with-and sometimes against-gravity's constant 1G force. Learn to define gravity and explain the relationship between gravity, mass, and distance. Apply an understanding of forces to explain the feeling of weightlessness on a rollercoaster ride"--Container
    Electricity by Edward P Ortleb( Visual )

    7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Safety Smart Science with Bill Nye the Science Guy explores the science of safety by going behind the scenes at Underwriters Laboratories and discovering how products that use electricity are tested to keep us safe. Learn the shocking truth about conductors and insulators and why electricity can be dangerous if you become part of the circuit
    Energy by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

    9 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "What scientific principle is at work in every theme park ride the Imagineers create? It's Energy. The Imagineers reveal the role energy plays in popular theme park attractions such as Epcot's Test Track and the Mad Tea Party. Students will learn that energy is the ability to do work and that energy is constantly being transferred from one thing to another. They will also identify the difference between potential and kinetic energy and be able to establish examples and benefits of renewable energy."--Container
    Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

    21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    In Marine Mammals, Bill Nye explains how they are really more like humans. Listen closely to hear mammals communicate underwater and find out how our "relatives at sea" have found ways to live in oceans around the world
    Bill Nye the Science Guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

    19 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    In Food web, watch as Bill Nye becomes tangled in a complex food web in his quest to demonstrate that all living things depend on other living things to survive
    Earthquakes by Bill Nye( Visual )

    7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Find out what makes big pieces of the Earth's crust (the plates) move and what you should have on hand in case of a quake. Bill Nye also visits with scientists who study and measure earthquakes
    Bill Nye the science guy by Disney Educational Productions( Visual )

    13 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Have a blast watching the explosive examples Bill Nye uses to explain that everything is made of chemicals. Guest star Candace Cameron shares the lab with Bill and shows that fire is actually a chemical reaction
    Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

    10 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "In Storms, see what happens when huge masses of air collide. Destructive or not, storms benefit us. The tropical regions of the Earth would be too hot to inhabit--and the subpolar regions too cold -- if we didn't have hurricanes and typhoons to distribute the Earth's heat so efficiently"--Container
    School house rock!( Visual )

    6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Teaches children the different parts of speech through songs and music
    Ocean life by Bill Nye( Visual )

    10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    In OCEAN LIFE, Bill goes underwater to talk about ocean ecosystems and the importance of small organisms such as coral, kelp, and plankton. Amazingly, these latter organisms are the food of huge whales, which gather them by straining thousands of tons of sea water through their mouths
    Migration by Bill Viola( Visual )

    4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Follows several species to learn why and how animals, birds, and insects travel up to thousands of miles before returning
    The American presidents. [the first eleven presidents]( Visual )

    6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    A fresh and relevant narrative about the men who led this country through change and the lives they affected, from an early idea of democracy to our first African-American President
    Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

    22 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Did you know that most of the water on the planet is the same water that's been here since the Earth formed? In WATER CYCLE, Bill uses a whimsical model to demonstrate the phases of the water cycle: evaporation, condensation, precipitation, and collection
    Atoms by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

    3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    What's the big deal about atoms anyway? In ATOMS, Bill Nye explains how atoms combine to form molecules and that even though they're too small to see with our eyes, they are the building blocks of all matter
    Cells by Brian A Jerome( Visual )

    6 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Mad scientist Bill Nye celebrates the basic unit that makes up all living organisms - the cell. This episode zooms in on DNA and creatures like amoebas and paramecium and includes a parody of Jimi Hendrix' "Purple Haze."
    Bill Nye the Science Guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

    4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    Scientist Bill Nye answers several "nifty" questions about water and the water cycle, including how long water has been on Earth, what makes up everything in the universe, and what three forms water takes
    Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

    3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

    "Every time you look at something, hear something, touch something, smell something, or taste something, your brain collects a little information about the world around you. In Patterns, see how people deal with that information by finding patterns"--Container
     
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