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Most widely held works by BBC Scienceworld (Firm)
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Limited( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape the planet, including volcanoes, tsunamis, floods, storms, and avalanches
Planets by Gustav Holst( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,126 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
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
Monster by Patty Jenkins( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,011 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
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 674 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
Flight by Alex Pillai( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines the story of manned flight with a celebration of nature's great fliers, from birds to insects. Discover how human designers borrow ideas from the natural world to build today's sophisticated machines
Life by David Attenborough( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the origin and development of life from the first single celled creatures, through the age of the dinosaurs, to the complex variety of life that exists today
Ocean by Eyewitness( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the ancient myths that surround our oceans and the modern science behind them
Plant by Eyewitness( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A colorful tour of the world's most dazzling flora-- from the most magical to the most bizarre. Watch buds burst, flowers bloom, and discover the myriad ways plants struggle to survive
The Bear by André Lacombe( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An insight into the nature and legends that surround an animal we all fear. From the giant polar bear to the grizzly, the bear is seen as a symbol of strength and power around the world
Survival by Jenny Holzer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All life forms face a daily struggle to survive, whether they are prey or predator. It's not necessarily the fastest, strongest, biggest, or even smartest who survive
Sight by Brian Moore( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the topic of sight, describing its role in ancient religions, examining the ways different animals see, and presenting several optical illusions
The island by Michael Bay( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two people living in an isolated utopian colony discover that their lives are not as idyllic as they seem
The tree by Julie Bertuccelli( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TREE roots out the most amazing facts about these silent sentinels of our hectic planet. Although they stand vulnerable to every attack from forest fire to fungus, they remain invincible. Whether tiny bonsai or giant sequoia, trees enrich every corner of our world
Elephant by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elephant traces the impressive history of the greatest mammal to walk the Earth. Through war, pagentry, agriculture, and exploration, the elephant has developed a unique relationship with humankind -- and has become one of the most cherished, yet endangered, animals in the world
The making of eyewitness Living earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video tells about the making of Eyewitness video series. Journey behind the scenes to see how the Eyewitness team faces the challenge of using technology and artistry to create the ultimate guide to natuaral history
 
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