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Stonebarger, Bill

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Most widely held works by Bill Stonebarger
Cloning : how and why by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents some of the details of cloning techniques and identifies implications of what this technology might mean in the future. Includes visits to the Roslin Institute in Scotland and Neal First's laboratory at the University of Wisconsin
Toxic wastes( Visual )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a historical and ecological perspective on the vexing toxic waste dilemma. Includes contemporary and archival photographs, art prints, and graphic examples
Global warming by Robert Rohde( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the science, the politics and the uncertainties about global warming, one of the most important and controversial science and societal issues today
Stem cells by Renato Dulbecco( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers Timothy Mulcahey, Neal L. First, Lloyd M. Smith, and Robin Alta Charo are featured in this presentation on stem cells, stem cell research, and the ethics of stem cell research
Women in science by Dinah L Moché( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first segment takes a brief look at the history of women in science including the work of Herschel, Lavoisier, Mitchell, Curie, Meitner, Franklin, and Yalow. The second segment examines current opportunities for women in science and includes interviews with six outstanding young women scientists
The Atom by Leonard David Goodstein( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains and illustrates what an atom is, the scientific pioneers that contributed to its discovery and what nuclear energy means in human terms today
The gene by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one dramatizes the history of genetic research from Gregor Mendel to modern recombinant DNA. Part two outlines the basic picture scientists have today of what a gene is and how it operates within living cells. Includes material on genetic engineering
Ecosystems by Carolyn Harrison( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In part 1, the naturalist tradition of Henry David Thoreau is contrasted with the hard science tradition of modern quantitative ecology. Features new footage from Walden Pond and from Silver Springs, Florida, where Eugene and Howard Odum did their pioneering studies in the 1950s. In part 2, the program carefully outlines concepts used by ecologists to study ecosystems today. Includes a look at how human values play key roles in environmental choices
Nuclear power by Bernard Leonard Cohen( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the history of nuclear energy
Genetic engineering by W. F Bodmer( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the brave new world of cloning, gene splicing, in-vitro fertilization, BGH and more. Features interview with biologists, activists and environmentalists
The soul of science by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the story of science and society on all continents, stressing the great turning points in the 19th and 20th century
The human genome project by Southern Baptist Convention( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion on the project to determine the sequence of the structure of all of the DNA of humans
Chemical cycles in the biosphere( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps students develop a basic understanding of the cycling of chemicals in the earth's biosphere
Energy and society( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program for understanding our modern world. How all lives connect in the world through science, technology and society
Evolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This DVD video contains three complete video programs: Charles Darwin explains the diversity of life; The story of evolution and The origin of species: creationism and evolution
Populations on earth( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is the world overpopulated? Will population continue to explode in the coming century or will it level off as it did after the agricultural revolution? This program presents many sides using new year-2000 video footage from China, India and Europe
Scientific methods and values( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the fundamentals of scientific methods and values from ancient history to the present, and emphasizes to secondary and college level science students the uniqueness and relevance of science to life on earth today
Natural resources by Spencer Thomas( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracing the controversy over natural resource shortages to the nineteenth century, film considers whether there are limited quantities of natural resources and if the human creation of wealth can continue indefinitely. Part two, focusing on the roles of human need and ingenuity in determining whether a resource is sought and utilized, shows how these human ingredients are the keys to alleviating shortages and abuse of natural resource reserves now and in the future
Science & society : global issues of the 21st century( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with experts offering varied viewpoints about risks and benefits associated with population, resources, pollution, biotechnology and lifestyles as we enter the 21st century
Radiation by Sheffield University Television( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the history of the discovery of radiation, and explains the differenes between radiation that is ionizing and radiation that is not, and between electromagenetic radiation and nuclear radiation. Pt. How radiation was discovered. Pt.2. Radiation and you
 
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