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The way things work( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 567 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
Journey to the edge of the universe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 504 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 incredible human journey by BBC Worldwide Ltd( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 491 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
Day the dinosaurs died( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts how the impact from an asteroid 66 million years ago resulted in the extinction of the dinosaurs. Recreates the conditions on the surface of the planet in the minutes, hours, and months following the impact
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 355 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 333 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
San Francisco's great quake( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 326 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. Includes bonus program: Landslide
The way things work( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 326 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
Super skyscrapers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the creation of four extraordinary skyscrapers, showcasing how they will revolutionize the way we live, work, and how we protect ourselves from potential threats, both from the environment and terrorist attacks. Episodes include: One World Trade Center; One57; Shanghai Tower; and The Leadenhall Building
The way things work( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 314 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
The way things work( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 286 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
Danger : virus! by Quincy Russell( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 279 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"--Container
Engineering Egypt( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 276 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
To learn( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eager for knowledge, a child is by nature curious about everything. Why, then, is school such an unpleasant place for some children? In this program, teachers, researchers, a psychoanalyst, a neurologist, a neurobiologist, a psychomotor specialist, and others examine the process of learning and the classroom as a learning center. Mastery of reading and writing-the key to unlocking all forms of communication and the entry point to many other exciting domains-is emphasized. In addition, the concept of multiple intelligences is explored
To open out( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helping children to grow and bloom properly also means taking into account their biological rhythms. This program seeks out holistic approaches to education that more scientifically organize the school day and strike a better balance between intellectual and physical development. Educators, psychologists, a geneticist, a philosopher, and others consider topics such as the times of day when students are most ready to learn and the role of play in the developing child. They also question the effectiveness of lectures and take a penetrating look at the video game phenomenon
Secrets of Shangri-La : quest for sacred caves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 250 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 )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 250 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
To build itself( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program studies how children continue to transform between the ages of 4 and 11 as they confront and come to terms with fear, adversity, death, and their nascent sexuality. Much attention is paid to the latency period, the intermediate age when boys and girls suddenly stop playing together, crave alone-time, and often clash with their parents. Child psychiatrists, psychologists, and counselors discuss the value of saying no and how establishing limits helps a child deal with adulthood's parameters
The way things work( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 239 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 )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 234 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 help the trapped Islander to get down
 
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France 5 television network in France

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