WorldCat Identities

Scott Resources, Inc

Overview
Works: 278 works in 421 publications in 1 language and 1,809 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Children's films  Nonfiction films  Science films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Nature films  Environmental films  Short films 
Classifications: QC912.3, 551.22
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Most widely held works by Inc Scott Resources
The Greenhouse effect by Robert Gell( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acquaints viewers with the importance of gases that make up less than 1% of the earth's atmosphere. These compounds are essential for existence of life on our planet but also pose a possible threat to life
Plate tectonics : the puzzle of the continents( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tape explains where crustal plates are found, why their interaction results in earthquakes and volcanoes and how their perpetual movement is governed by convective forces deep within the earth
The Rock Cycle( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unravels the geologic processes which create, change and break down earth materials
Thunderstorms : nature's fury( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes and effects of everyday thunderstorms. Details are illustrated through computer animation, expert interviews, and weather footage. Shows how current technology, such as satellites and Doppler radar, helps forcasters warn people of impending danger
Acid rain, the invisible threat( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the causes and effects of acid rain
Hurricane : earth's greatest storm( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows two hurricanes, Wilma and Hugo. Explains how hurricanes are formed by following the ocean-bound Hurricane Wilma and then shows the destruction of the better-known Hurricane Hugo. Includes eye-witness footage, computer graphics, and satellite timelapse imagery
Fossil fuels( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the origin and use of coal, oil and natural gas and the environmental impact of their use
Faulting and folding by Herb I Saperstone( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores earth's most common geologic structures and the forces that have shaped them. Demonstrates how tectonic forces trigger earthquakes and deform rocks thousands of meters below the ground. Gives examples of how faults and folds are useful for petroleum, natural gas, minerals, and ore deposits
Alternative energies : fuels for the future( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn how solar, wind, biomass and other alternatives are rapidly meeting our increasing demand for renewable and sustainable sources of energy. -- container
Minerals : building blocks of the Earth( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses how geologists collect and identify the many different minerals found in the earth's crust
Weathering & erosion by Harold R Hungerford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how wind, water, and gravity have changed the surface of the earth to form interesting landforms
Physical oceanography( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the physical properties of Earth's largest natural system, the oceans. Focuses on the processes that define the chemistry of the ocean water, the topography of the seafloor, and the movement of water as waves, tides and currents
Geysers and hot springs by Yellowstone National Park (Agency : U.S.)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit to Yellowstone National Park examines the geothermal features as well as the physical, chemical, and geological properties of hot springs, geysers, and fumaroles. Compares two theories about how geysers work
Discovering our earth's atmosphere by Herb I Saperstone( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the dynamic processes at work in the earth's atmosphere. Content is divided into three segments: Energy and the atmosphere; Moisture in the atmosphere; Forecasting the weather. Combines full motion footage with computer-generated graphics
The hydrologic cycle by TMW Media( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the process of the water cycle from transpiration and evaporation to condensation, precipitation, and surface runoff
Volcanoes : understanding the hazards( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows active volcanoes around the world (including footage from the United States, Japan, the Philippines, and Iceland) and how volcanologists are monitoring volcanoes to predict eruptions and save lives
Planets : new discoveries( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the planet earth, its natural resources, and the human impact on our global environment
Earthquakes by William Henry Matthews( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses physical occurrences below the earth's surface during an earthquake, identifies the type of waves generated by underground rock slippage, investigates above-ground effects of earthquakes, explains how quakes are measured and recorded, and identifies earthquake-prone areas in the world
Recycling : conserving natural resources( Visual )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses live-action footage and computer graphics to illustrate the steps of converting raw materials into finished goods. Discusses the problems created from using and discarding these products and stresses why recycling is necessary to conserve natural resources
Discovering our universe by Herb I Saperstone( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the science of astronomy and is divided into three segments: the earth-moon system, the solar system, and beyond the solar system
 
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