WorldCat Identities

McKenna, James

Overview
Works: 24 works in 67 publications in 1 language and 1,618 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Children's films  Survival films  Science fiction films  Educational films  Science television programs  Internet videos 
Roles: Director, Editor, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James McKenna
A touch of frost by David Jason( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Britain's most successful detective series starring award-winning actor David Jason as Detective Inspector Jack Frost, a policeman with a knack for attracting trouble
Powerful forces by Bill Nye( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye explores the forces behind motion
NTV top 11 countdown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bill Nye hosts the NTV Top 11 Countdown, featuring the best of his music video parodies."--Container cover insert
ICIAM '87 : proceedings of the First International Conference on Industrial and Applied Mathematics by International Conference on Industrial and Applied Mathematics( Book )

15 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Earth's crust, Bill Nye goes to the depths of the Earth (literally) to explain how the Earth's surface and its inner mantle differ
Simple machines by Bill Nye( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how basic machines like pullys, levers, gears, ramps and wheels are used to create more complex machines and the roll these simple machines play in everyday life
Balance by John Burstein( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of two episodes. In Balance, Bill Nye defines and explains force, weight, torque, and center of mass. In Structures!, he explains how shape and form relate in fulfilling a structure's function. He also defines tension and compression, and shows their function in bridges. Everyday objects are used to illustrate scientific concepts
Motion by Catherine Adda( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bill Nye shows how everything needs a push or pull--a force--to make it move or stop. Sometimes an object might seem to be at rest even when it is actually in motion. Confused? It's all relative--relative motion, that is."--Container
Storms by Benjamin F Richason( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's easy to see why some people hate storms. They're big, loud, and often accompanied by rain. But without storms to distribute heat, the tropical regions of the Earth would be too hot--and the subpolar regions too cold
Gravity by Alfonso Cuarón( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you ever wondered what holds the ocean on the Earth? Or what makes the Earth round? Perhaps you've thought about what holds humans to the ground? Host Bill Nye provides the explanation for these and other questions about the Earth's gravity
Bill Nye the Science Guy: momentum by Bill Nye( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How many bowling balls does it take to make a science show? Hm, that's a good question. This must be the momentum show! See the Science Guy get hit in the face with a pie, and get hit in the head with a bowling pin
Bill Nye the Science Guy: energy by Bill Nye( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows various kinds of energy, how it is produced and the many uses for it
Bill Nye the Science Guy: spinning things( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is that Bill in a Gyroscope? No, there's Bill in a helicopter! Wait! There's Bill on a merry-go-round!This must be the spinning things show! I'm getting dizzy just watching all of these things spin!
The unseen by James McKenna( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye the Science Guy: rivers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Science Guy goes river rafting! He's gotten a little carried away with the idea of a show about rivers and streams. Sometimes he just gets swept along ... Rivers and streams do shape the land as they move, and they are the home of special ecosystems
Bill Nye the science guy by Nuri Bilge Ceylan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions wuch as what climate is, how water ends up in the atmosphere, what the Continental Divide is, and what holds heat on Earth. Includes comedy, interviews with scientists, and hands-on-experiments
Amazing planet : explosive earth by National Geographic Kids Video (Firm)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ship of goofy space aliens exploring Earth are amazed by volcanoes, earthquakes, and gersers
Bill Nye the Science Guy: oceans( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's the Science Guy doing out on the high seas? Following the currents where they take him, it seems. We depend on the oceans for food, transportation, and suitable climates, plus it's a great source of salt! Comrade Nyeski makes his first appearance!
Bill Nye the science guy( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How are new chemicals formed? When iron reacts with oxygen, what occurs and what is given off?
 
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Alternative Names
McKenna, James (Mathematician)

Languages
English (62)

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