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Disney Educational Productions

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Most widely held works about Disney Educational Productions
 
Most widely held works by Disney Educational Productions
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Plants, Science Guy Bill Nye branches out and gets to the root of the matter to explain wild things about plants such as how they breathe, make food, defend themselves, and move their seeds around."--Container
Gravity by Bill Nye( Visual )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,060 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
Magnetism by Ron Marson( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this attractive episode, Magnetism, Bill shows all kinds of unexpected places where magnets can be found. In fact the Earth itself is a huge magnet! Find out how to make a compass and why opposites attract
Electricity by Edward P Ortleb( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,012 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
Friction by Bill Nye( Visual )

16 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 994 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
Energy by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 944 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 )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 940 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 )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 865 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
Science of Disney imagineering by Disney Educational Productions( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What bit of science do the Imagineers turn to when they want to make a splash? Fluids! In this DVD, the Imagineers demonstrate how they use fluids to their advantage in constructing rides and attractions like Grizzly River Run and The Seas with Nemo and Friends. Students will learn that a fluid is any substance that flows or moves easily due to its molecular make-up. They will also discover how fluid dynamics help us learn how fluids move and behave and also how fluids can be used to create mechanical advantage."--Container
School house rock! by Western Publishing Company( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of three-minute informational programs that teaches children about multiplication through lively songs and music. Each segment focuses on an individual number represented by its unique character
Earthquakes by Bill Nye( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye the Science Guy answers questions about earthquakes, and conducts two experiments that demonstrate the forces of an earthquake, and how objects fall toward an applied force
Simple machines by Bill Nye( Visual )

35 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Simple Machines, Bill careens around on a roller coaster and furiously pedals his bike on the Tour de Science to show that simple machines doing complicated things can be found everywhere
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 660 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 629 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 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digestion: Bill Nye explains how the body's digestive system is like a fine-tuned machine that turns food into energy. Bill demonstrates the process with a steam engine that runs on corn flakes. Respiration: Bill Ney gets aerobic about the importance of respiration as he jogs, bikes, swims, and scuba dives. Discover how to measure the amount of air each breath contains and see a demonstration of how cigarette smoke can infiltrate and injure the lungs
Ocean Life. by Bill Nye( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 598 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
Bones & muscles by Bill Nye( Visual )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It doesn't have to be Halloween for the Science Guy to bone up on the things that give the body its shape and movement. In BONES & MUSCLES, Bill muscles in to give more than just the bare bones about x-rays, the healing of broken bones, bone marrow, and the body's joints
The American presidents. [the first eleven presidents]( Visual )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 588 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
Migration by Bill Viola( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows several species to learn why and how animals, birds, and insects travel up to thousands of miles before returning
 
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