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Clear Blue Sky Productions

Overview
Works: 44 works in 195 publications in 3 languages and 8,725 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Drama  Film adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Science television programs  Documentary films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Melodrama  Biography 
Classifications: QH361, 576.8
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Most widely held works by Clear Blue Sky Productions
Titus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of a victorious Roman general whose rigid code of honor and duty proves to be his downfall
Evolution( Visual )

24 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Evolution" offers a groundbreaking and definitive view of the extraordinary impact the evolutionary process has had on our understanding of the world around us. Beginning with Darwin's revolutionary theory, this seven-part series explores all facets of evolution--the changes that spawned the tree of life, the power of sex, how evolution continues to affect us every day, and the perceived conflict between science and religion
Cracking the code of life( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the race to decode human DNA and raises questions of whether or not we may want to know what's in our genes and whether decoding DNA will lead to cures. Program features Eric Lander, director of the Whitehead Institute/MIT Center for Genome Research
Darwin's dangerous idea( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This episode interweaves the drama in key moments of Darwin's life with documentary sequences of current research, linking past to present and introducing major concepts of evolutionary theory. It explores why Darwin's "dangerous idea" might matter even more today than it did in his own time, and reveals how science might be used to explain the past and predict the future of life on earth
Men with guns = Los hombres armados by John Sayles( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly physician that trains young people to provide health care to the poor people of an agricultural country finds out that many of his former students are being killed. He goes there to find out why these men with guns are killing anyone they want
The mind's big bang What about God? by John Heminway( Visual )

12 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The mind's big bang: Between 100,000 and 50,000 years ago, something happened that triggered a creative, technological and social explosion, allowing humans to dominate the planet. What forces may have contributed to the emergence of the modern human mind? In What about God?: Of all the species on earth, only humans try to explain who they are and how they came to be. Encounter real stories of people struggling to find a balance between religion and science, realms that play very different roles in assigning order to the universe and a purpose to life
Great transformations( Visual )

41 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the five great mass extinctions of the past and the on-going one of today, the place of humans in its causes, and what evolutionary theory predicts for the world of our descendants
The evolutionary arms race Why sex?( Visual )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evolutionary arms race explores our own spiraling arms race with microorganisms-- the only real threat to our existence-- and trace the alarming spread of resistance among pathogens that cause disease. Why sex? investigates the endless variety of sexual expression and the powerful hold sex exerts over almost all living things. And discover why in evolutionary terms, sex is more important than life itself
Great transformations Extinction!( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great transformations focuses on the evolutionary changes that triggered the earth's incredible diversity. Extinction! explores why, then confronts a frightening notion: are humans causing the next mass extinction-- the sixth in the history of life on earth?
Inspirations( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploration du processus de création à partir des témoignages de sept artistes de réputation internationale: l'architecte japonais Tadao Ando, le musicien britannique David Bowie, le souffleur de verre américain Dale Chihuly, le chorégraphe québécois Édouard Lock, la danseuse québécoise Louise Lecavalier et la sculpteure amérindienne Nora Naranjo-Morse
The Luzhin defence by Marleen Gorris( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric chess master, whose unstable childhood rendered him incapable of relating well with others, finds that chess is his only escape and solace. At an Italian resort, where he is favored to win a prestigious chess championship, he meets and falls in love with a caring woman. When a former mentor turned jealous saboteur tries to destroy his confidence, the fragile genius may lose more than just the big game
Me & Isaac Newton( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the inner worlds of seven distinguished scientists in different fields. From their earliest scientific questions in childhood to their most personal ponderings, these scientists reveal their histories and professional obligations to affect the world
Why sex?( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of sex as the wellspring of evolution and the changing gene pool through the vast variety of sexual expression and, in human terms, the source of culture
Learning and teaching evolution case studies( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part is divided into seven short segments which combine storytelling and science to explore evolution and spark students' interest. The second part is devoted to evolution case studies. Four segments highlight strategies for teaching evolution, including ways to address the controversies that may arise
The Luzhin defense( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric chess master, whose unstable childhood rendered him incapable of relating well with others, finds that chess is his only escape and solace. At an Italian resort, where he is favored to win a prestigious chess championship, he meets and falls in love with a caring woman. When a former mentor turned jealous saboteur tries to destroy his confidence, the fragile genius may lose more than just the big game
The nature of genius : two films by Michael Apted on scientific and artistic brilliance( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In these two features, Inspirations and Me & Isaac Newton, Apted turns his interviewer's lens to explore the human advances in the arts and the sciences with a slightly humorous approach. How do artists create? How do scientists hope to affect the world?
Evolution the triumph of an idea by Carl Zimmer( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An up-to-date view of evolution that explores the far-reaching implications of Darwin's theory and emphasizes the power, significance, and relevance of evolution to our lives today
Nova( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution offers a groundbreaking and definitive view of the extraordinary impact the evolutionary process has had on our understanding of the world around us. Beginning with Darwin's revolutionary theory, this seven-part series explores all facets of evolution--the changes that spawned the tree of life, the power of sex, how evolution continues to affect us every day, and the perceived conflict between science and religion
Evolution learning and teaching evolution( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part is divided into seven short segments which combine storytelling and science to explore evolution and spark students' interest. The second part is devoted to teaching evolution case studies, with four segments that highlight strategies for teaching evolution, including ways to address the controversies that may arise
Nova( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution offers a groundbreaking and definitive view of the extraordinary impact the evolutionary process has had on our understanding of the world around us. Beginning with Darwin's revolutionary theory, this seven-part series explores all facets of evolution--the changes that spawned the tree of life, the power of sex, how evolution continues to affect us every day, and the perceived conflict between science and religion
 
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Darwin's dangerous ideaThe mind's big bang What about God?Great transformationsThe evolutionary arms race Why sex?Great transformations Extinction!Me & Isaac NewtonWhy sex?Learning and teaching evolution case studies