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BBC Scienceworld (Firm)

Overview
Works: 23 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 9,272 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Documentary television programs  Nature television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational films  Wildlife television programs  Children's television programs  Science fiction films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by BBC Scienceworld (Firm)
Planets by Gustav Holst( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through space and time, witnessing the birth of the sun and traveling to the outer limits of the solar system
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,109 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 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores one of the creepier sides of nature, introducing deadly spiders, scorpions, crocodiles, and other creatures, as well as the mythological monsters they may have inspired
Natural disaster by Inc DK Publishing( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape the planet and the lives of its inhabitants. Rare footage captures the violence of natural disasters, from hurricanes to volcanoes
Natural disasters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 687 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
Prehistoric life by Edward P Ortleb( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 676 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 Aleksandr Alov( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines the story of manned flight with a celebration of natures great fliers, from birds to insects. Discover how human designers borrow ideas from the natural world to build today sophisticated machines. Followed by a short programme which looks behind the scenes at the making of Flight. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Life by David Attenborough( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 519 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
Plant by Eyewitness( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 395 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 357 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 strengh and power around the world - but six of the eight species are at risk of extinction
Survival by Jenny Holzer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 333 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
Mountain by Griff Rhys Jones( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the formation of mountains and the creatures that inhabit them. For many people mountains are holy places, a bridge to the heavens. Above all, they are a treasure store of unique forms of life that don't exist on the plains below. Followed by a short programme which looks behind the scenes at the making of Mountain. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Sight by Brian Moore( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the world through different eyes, revealing there is more to sight than that which meets the human eye
The island by Michael Bay( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey from tropical paradises to some of nature's bleakest outposts
The tree by André Derain( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 170 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 157 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
Eyewitness planets by Alex Hearle( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through space and time, witnessing the birth of the sun and traveling to the outer limits of the solar system
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
Flight ; Skeleton( Visual )

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

Flight tells the story of how humans are able to achieve safe and controlled flight by "borrowing" ideas from the natural world. Skeleton discusses why only the human skeeton has adapted to allow upright walking whereas the animal skeletons are built either inside ot around a rigid framework; and features skeletons ranging across almost the entire spectrum of animal life, from the sea urchin to the elephant and human
 
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Alternative Names
BBC Science World

BBC Science World (Firm)

BBC World Service. Scienceworld

Science World (Firm)

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English (64)

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