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Most widely held works by BBC Scienceworld (Firm)
Human machine (Bodyzone)( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,116 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
Natural disasters( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 724 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
Natural disaster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 691 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 Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 686 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
Monster( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 681 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
Planets by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 612 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
Planets by Rhodri Huw( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 568 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
Flight by Alex Pillai( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 564 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 borrowed ideas from nature to build the planes and jets of today
Eyewitness ocean by Eyewitness( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visit the alien world of the deep and come face to face with some of the most bizarre creatures on our planet
Plant by Eyewitness( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 419 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
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 384 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
Bear( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 379 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
Life( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 368 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
Survival( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 345 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 345 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 324 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
Island by Kaneto Shindō( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey from tropical paradises to some of nature's bleakest outposts
Life by Bill Gillham( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LIFE goes back billions of years to the bubbling cauldron of the early Earth and life's primative beginnings. It chronicles the developments from single-celled creatures through the age of the dinosaurs, and on to the complex variety of plants and animlas that exist today
Tree( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 159 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 Jan Pester( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 147 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
 
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