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Ashcroft, Nigel

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Most widely held works by Nigel Ashcroft
Seeing in the dark by Timothy Ferris( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary capturing the joys and wonders of stargazing, featuring never-before-seen astronomical photography
Mystery of the senses : a Nova miniseries( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel around the world to explore the variety of taste sensations that we humans have concocted to enhance our daily calorie count in this NOVA program
Mystery of the senses : smell( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary explores the wonders of smell with a blend of science and imagery, literature and folklore, history and personal adventure
Mystery of the senses : a Nova miniseries( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For centuries, poets have called the eye the window to the soul. This NOVA program looks at our most magical sense and how both art and science reveal the elusive truth about sight
Stargazing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

400 years of the telescope: "The film features interviews with leading astrophysicists and cosmologists from the world's renowned universities and observatories, who explain concepts ranging from Galileo's act of revealing the cosmos with a simple telescope, to the latest discoveries in space, including startling new ideas about life on other planets and dark energy - a mysterious vacuum energy that is accelerating the expansion of the universe."--Container
Journey to the center of the Earth( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this real-life quest that follows Jules Verne's classic adventure story, you'll venture to the farthest depths ever reached by man-exporing mines, caves, and even down to 22,000 feet under the sea
Wings : the ultimate guide : Planes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smell by Donna Szoke( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every day we experience a range of scents. Visit the world's largest creator of perfume. Travel to Oman to find the historic roots of the frankincense tree. From the ridiculous to the sublime, all these scents share elements that attract us for various reasons. Take an olfactory journey with this NOVA program
World Almanac video's guide to extreme weather( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Monsoon winds bring the world's heaviest rain. Lightning travels at 60,000 miles a second. And a flash flood will destroy everything in its path. Learn about how these extreme weather conditions come about and hear the stories of the people who have narrowly survived the devastation they cause."--Container
World Almanac video's guide to extreme weather( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn how atmospheric turmoil turns into a killer storm and how meteorologists try to predict its course. See the damage wreaked by the churning, murderous mass of waterlogged air called a hurricane. Go with scientists as they study how a rain cloud works from the inside. And get acquainted with the destructive force of blizzards, from Antarctica's desolate glaciers to the Eastern U.S., where a 1934 spring storm dumped 40 million tons of snow."--Container
Viaje al centro de la tierra( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En la segunda mitad del siglo XIX vivio en Amiens, Francia Julio Verne, el autor visionario mas recordado de todos los tiempos y tambien conocido como el padre de la ciencia ficcion gracias a su epica obra "Viaje al centro de la tierra". La vision de Verne no estaba tan alejada de lo se encuentra bajo nuestros pies, aunque se ha comprobado que cientificamente es imposible llevan a cabo grandes proyectos con de las cuevas y tuneles naturales. Otros para extraer valiosos minerales como el oro. Hemos viajado 322 mil Km. al espacio, pero dolo 11 Km. al centro del planeta. Descubra el ret que implica esta mision y los beneficios que obtendriamos. No olvidemos que no importa lo que un hombre como Verne pudo imaginar, lo importante es lo que otros podran hacer realidad
Pediatric hearing assessment( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alles über Delfine( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viele Menschen lieben den Anblick von Delfinen. Sie werden als humorvoll, intelligent und hilfsbereit bezeichnet. In der Antike wurden die Tiere ausserdem heiliggesprochen und verehrt. Diese DISCOVERY CANNEL-Dokumentation taucht in die Welt der Delfine ein, bestätigt bestehende Erkenntnisse und überrascht mit neusten Forschungsergebnissen
Planes by Dane Cook( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a comprehensive look at planes, from their history and how they are built and flown to the physics and aeronautical principels that keep them up in the air
Global village( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines India's efforts as a country to break out of its third-world position and bring all its peoples into the twentieth century by launching a telecommunications satellite
 
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