WorldCat Identities

Christian, Spencer

Overview
Works: 65 works in 144 publications in 1 language and 4,672 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Literature  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Science films  Popular works  Internet videos  Documentary films  Drama 
Roles: Author, Interviewer, Host, Reporter, Narrator
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Spencer Christian
Can it really rain frogs? : the world's strangest weather events by Spencer Christian( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes strange weather events such as raining frogs, singing caves, colored rain, and auroras, and discusses weather lore and weather forecasting
Shake, rattle, and roll : the world's most amazing volcanoes, earthquakes, and other forces by Spencer Christian( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the powerful forces found in the Earth, with an emphasis on earthquakes and volcanoes
Hurricanes & tornadoes( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will study both tornadoes and hurricanes from their early beginnings to the full-blown storms that wreak havoc on land. The program shows how meteorologists use data such as location, movement, wind speed, temperature and pir pressure to predict the course of these storms and provide early warnings to people living in their path
Is there a dinosaur in your backyard? : the world's most fascinating fossils, rocks, and minerals by Spencer Christian( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text, illustrations, photographs, maps, and activities present information about rocks, minerals, fossils, and rock collecting
Climate & seasons( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn how factors like the sun, wind, temperature, precipitation and position of the earth determine the weather for a particular region
Clouds( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn how clouds form, the different types of clouds, and the important role they play in weather and the water cycle
Rain & snow( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn how rain, snow, sleet, hail, fog and mist form as well as how the water cycle constantly 'recycles' water around the world
Spencer Christian's weather book by Spencer Christian( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his own lighthearted, easy-to-understand style, America's favorite weatherman explains all facets of weather
Meteorology by Eric William Danielson( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will be introduced to everything from weather maps, weather stations and satellites to airplanes, weather ships and weather balloons
What makes the Grand Canyon grand? : the world's most awe-inspiring natural wonders by Spencer Christian( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on seven of the world's most famous natural wonders including Mount Everest, Victoria Falls, Grand Canyon, Carlsbad Caverns, Giant redwoods, Paricutin Volcano, and the Nile River
Spencer Christian's geography book by Spencer Christian( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Highwaymen : Florida's outsider artists by Ken MacLeod( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the work of the Florida landscape painters known as the Highwaymen, a group of young, untrained African-American landscape painters. They emerged from the small central Florida town of Fort Pierce in the late 1950's and early 1960's. They were prevented by segregation from selling their paintings in traditional art galleries. So they sold their paintings out of the trunks of their cars, usually for around $35 a painting. They painted on wallboard. In 1995, the Highwaymen became recognized by the art world and their paintings sell for thousands of dollars. The Highwaymen mainly painted Florida back-country scenes, using bold strokes of dramatic colors
Electing our government : everything you need to know to make your vote really count by Spencer Christian( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracks ahead( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit some of the most amazing model train layouts across America on this DVD from the producers of the award-winning public television series Tracks Ahead. Filmed in high-definition
Wind( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn about the roles of the sun, temperature and air pressure in creating wind
Wind by Eija-Liisa Ahtila( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will learn about the roles of the sun, temperature and air pressure in creating wind
Why is the sky blue? by Robert P Barrett( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Spencer Christian guides kids through a series of over 40 frequently asked questions and their answers about the wonders of weather
Weather's fury( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fascinating footage of hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, blizzards, thunder and lightning storms reveals the incredible impact of these often devastating events. Weather forecaster Spencer Christian presents extraordinary weather phenomena while reinforcing the importance of staying safe during these extreme storms
Weather fundamentals( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the science behind climate, seasons, storms, wind and more with ABC's Good morning America weatherman, Spencer Christian
Tracks ahead.( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of America's historic treasures is found in San Francisco. The colorful cable cars attract not just tourists, but city residents as well. Meet Homer Henry, a man whose layouts are just a small part of his passion for railroading. Visit the steam trains of the hundred year old Heber City Railroad in Utah, and the Twin Cities Model railroad club
 
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Can it really rain frogs? : the world's strangest weather events
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Shake, rattle, and roll : the world's most amazing volcanoes, earthquakes, and other forcesIs there a dinosaur in your backyard? : the world's most fascinating fossils, rocks, and mineralsWhat makes the Grand Canyon grand? : the world's most awe-inspiring natural wondersSpencer Christian's geography book
Alternative Names
اسپنسر کریستین

Languages
English (84)