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France 5

Overview
Works: 2,713 works in 3,031 publications in 3 languages and 14,058 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Educational films  Children's films  History  Documentary television programs  Television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary films  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Producer, prn, pmn, Editor, Publisher
Classifications: GN281, 591.38
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by France 5
The incredible human journey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How did we get here? ...Using the evidence from genetics, fossils, archaeology and climatology, Dr. Alice Roberts uncovers five epic routes our ancestors took across the globe and the obstacles and brutal challenges they encountered along the way. It reveals how our family tree grew and spread out across the world, producing all the variety we see in the human species today -- but despite all that diversity, Dr. Roberts reveals how astonishingly closely related we all are." -- Container
Journey to the edge of the universe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first accurate non-stop voyage from Earth to the edge of the Universe using a single, unbroken shot through the use of spectacular CGI technology. Building on images taken from the Hubble telescope
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of Mammoth Island learn about electricity during the annual lemon harvest. They learn how current and static electricity are different and what metals make the best conductors of electricity
The way things work( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mammoth delivering canvas awnings gets lifted off the ground by the wind, the Mammoth Islanders discover the power of the wind. The Islanders experiment and eventually learn the right combination of the four forces involved in flight: gravity, lift, thrust, and drag
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mammoth Islanders are looking for an alternative to using mammoths to deliver their pizzas so they experiment with different internal combustion engines, from rockets to turbofan jet engines to gasoline engines. By comparing the advantages and drawbacks of these engines, they determine which one will serve their business best and ensure that the pizzas are delivered on time
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mammoth Islanders invite a visiting inventor to a noisy concert of musical mammoths. Then they learn the principles behind various wind, string, brass and percussion instruments. The result is music to their ears
San Francisco's great quake( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On April 18, 1906, the greatest natural disaster in American history struck without warning. This is the terrifying and inspiring tale of a pitched battle between man and nature told by the stories of people who lived through it
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of Mammoth Island learn how sound energy travels in waves, and one islander creates a primitive microphone, amplifier and loudspeaker
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of Mammoth Island are trying to find the best method to lift their mammoths when a young Islander uses a simple machine called a pulley to get the job done. A pulley is a wheel that carries a rope, chain or cable on its rim and can be used alone or with other pulleys to lift heavy loads
Engineering Egypt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover how Egypt's two greatest Pharaohs--Khufu and Ramesses II--built their way to immortality through architectural marvels including the temples of Abu Simbel and the Great Pyramid of Giza
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some of the Mammoth Islanders decide to explore the far side of a distant mountain ridge on a breezy spring day. Halfway up the steep trail, they become trapped and must be rescued by a hot air balloon
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bridge collapses and strands a Mammoth Islander and his mammoth on a small island. A young Islander discovers the principle of buoyancy when she observes wood floating on the water, and this aids in the rescue
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visiting inventor discovers just how useful Mammoth Island's mammoth population is in keeping things warm one freezing winter day. The Islanders learn that heat can be travel from one place to another in three ways: conduction, convection, or radiation
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mammoth Islanders are building a new observation tower out of stone blocks. When one of the Islanders gets trapped at the top, the Islanders build ramps around the tower to create a giant screw which helps the trapped Islander to get down
Secrets of Shangri-La quest for sacred caves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For years, adventurers from all over the world have searched for the mythic paradise of Shangri-La and have found little ... until now. Explore sacred Buddhist caves and witness as experts look back into time as they uncover centuries-old manuscripts and stunning wall paintings that have remained undisturbed for years. Has the real Shangri-La finally been discovered? Will it survive the erosion and visitors that the future is bound to bring?"--Container
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each episode of the animated series enables children to understand how the principles of physics affect daily life. In Cooling, a visiting inventor and two young islanders create a machine to cool off on a hot day
Danger virus! by Quincy Russell( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on documentary and archival footage, 3-D and 2-D animations, and high-tech imaging, this program investigates a variety of virological topics: the nature of pandemics as illustrated by the SARS outbreak in China; genetic sequencing of Spanish influenza from exhumed tissue of a century-old corpse; how animal viruses jump the species barrier; the dissection of live viruses in a biosafety level 4 lab; the work of an Ebola research team in Gabon; the discovery of mimivirus; applications of Onyx-015, a genetically engineered adenovirus; and more. Vincent A. Fischetti, of The Rockefeller University; Jeffery Taubenberger, of the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology; Y. Guan, of The University of Hong Kong; Didier Raoult, of the French National Center for Scientific Research; and other leading virus specialists are featured
Cinevardaphoto( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From Agnès Varda comes the wonderful Cinevardaphoto, a triptych of short films exploring the power and vitality of the photograph. In Ydessa, the bears, and etc., Varda discovers a haunting exhibit of found photos; in each one, a teddy bear. With Ulysses, she deconstructs a picture from her early career as a photographer, while ... Salut les cubains uses still photos to capture the spirit of the Cuban Revolution's early days."--Container
China rises( Visual )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Party games: China is on the march. As Beijing prepares for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games, it is envisioning a new political dawn for a growing nation, and is ready to invite the world to see its progress
The Pacific War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On December 7, 1941, Japan launched its attack on Pearl Harbor. The result was that the United States was thrust full force into World War II - turning it into a truly global conflict. American Marines and many of the great filmmakers of the day captured footage of the events as they unfolded - in color. Battles such as the Coral Sea in flames; Guadalcanal littered with corpses; rarely seen images of the deportation of U.S. citizens of Japanese descent and much more
 
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The incredible human journey
Alternative Names

controlled identityCinquième (Firm)

5me

Cinquime.

France cinq.

France television. France 5‏

France tlvision France 5

France tlvisions. France 5

La 5e

La 5e (France)

La 5me

La Cinquime

La Cinquime / Tlvision du savoir, de la formation et de l emploi

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Engineering EgyptCinevardaphotoThe Pacific War