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Oregon Public Broadcasting

Overview
Works: 1,778 works in 3,039 publications in 2 languages and 82,055 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Children's films  Documentary television programs  Juvenile works  History  Educational films  Nature television programs  Nonfiction films  Children's television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: prn, Producer, brd, Contributor, Distributor
Classifications: QE862.D5, 523.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oregon Public Broadcasting
Dinosaur by Mary Frank( Visual )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
History detectives( Visual )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode of History detectives, the investigators check out some leaflets from World War II, a Tiffany window, as well as a eulogy and then research the people and the purposes of the objects
The rape of Europa by Richard Berge( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2018 in English and held by 1,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine the world without our masterpieces. Interviews with eyewitnesses and historians and newsreel footage show how heroic Europeans, Russians, and Americans worked to save the art of Europe during World War II
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the polar regions, looking in particular at the plants, animals and people which survive in their hostile conditions. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Raising Cain : exploring the inner lives of America's boys by Michael Thompson( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two of the country's leading child psychologists identify the social and emotion challenges that boys encounter in school and show how parents can help boys cultivate emotional awareness, giving them the support to navigate the social pressures of youth
The sixties : the years that shaped a generation( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary features revealing interviews with the prominent figures of the era including: Barbara Ehrenreich, Daniel Ellsberg, Jesse Jackson, Tom Hayden, Arlo Guthrie, Henry Kissinger, Norman Mailer, Robert McNamara, Ed Messe III and Bobby Seale
Planets by Gustav Holst( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes the viewer on a journey through our solar system, describing the sun, moon, each of the planets and the asteroid belt. Covers scientific facts, historical thought and mythological associations of each. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores Earth's age, uncovers fossils and traces evolution through the geological time periods. It also examines continental drift, studies cockroaches, early communication, and the role of mass extinctions throughout history
Superheroes : a never-ending battle( Visual )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1960s, a new breed of superhero emerges in pages of Marvel Comics, inspired by the age of atomic energy and space travel and, in turn, inspiring the pop culture and pop artists of the time. Spider-Man, the Hulk and others are the first to have 'problems' with which an adult audience can identify, and contemporary social issues make their way into comic books
Jerusalem : center of the world( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the world's most incredible city, capturing the rich mosaic of the city's Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities. Covering a history of over 4,000 years, the film explores the founding of the city, and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions, and the key events in Jerusalem's history as described in the Hebrew and Christian Bibles, the Talmud, the Hagaddah, the Koran, and the Hadith. Highlights include: Mount Moriah, the site of the First and Second Temples; the Church of the Holy Sepulcher; the Dome of the Rock; and the Western Wall
Cat by Wei bo( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the fascinating and ancient journey of these mysterious and adored animals from the African Savanna to the modern home. Investigates evolution, anatomy, habitat, behavior and more
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey through fact and fantasy, putting viewers face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions, and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters and discover the real creatures who may have inspired these mythical beasts
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape our planet and affect our lives, from hurricanes to volcanoes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
The meth epidemic( Visual )

9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the meth rampage in America: the appalling impact on individuals, families and communities, and the difficult of controlling an essential ingredient in meth - ephedrine and pseudoephedrine - sold legally in over-the-counter cold remedies
Dog by Eddie Adcock Band( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discover the wolf connections that give dogs their hunting, courting, mating, and social traits, and find out what a dog's life is really all about"--Box
Desert by Eyewitness( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and French and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the geographical history of deserts, their animal life and their importance for human culture
Volcano by Tommy Lee Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the forces inside the Earth that cause volcanoes to erupt and earthquakes to shake the landscape
Affluenza( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fascinating look at one of the greatest social maladies of our time: overconsumption and materialism. Hosted by National Public Radio's Scott Simon, the program explores both the comical and sobering aspects of our consumerism and its enormous impact on families, communities and the environment. With the help of historians and archival film, Affluenza reveals the forces that have dramatically transformed us from a nation that prizes thriftiness - with strong beliefs in 'plain living and high thinking' - into the ultimate consumer society"--Container
How we got to now( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join best-selling author Steven Johnson to hear extraordinary stories behind remarkable ideas that made modern life possible, the unsung heroes who brought them about, and the unexpected and bizarre consequences each of these innovations triggered
Rainforest (Jungle)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the sites and sounds of the jungle as you journey through the rainforests of the world. Students will learn about pollination, propagation and photosynthesis and meet diverse creatures that inhabit these regions
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityOregon Educational & Public Broadcasting Service

OPB

OPB (Oregon Public Broadcasting)

Oregon Public Broadcasting System

Oregon Public Radio Network

Languages
English (173)

French (3)