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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 )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 196 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 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 146 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 137 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 )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2004 in English and held by 113 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
Ecosystems by I. G Simmons( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the varying approaches to ecology from Thoreau's naturalist tradition to the scientific views of Darwin and Odum. Looks at conflicts between developers and conservationists, and the controversies surrounding ecology and ethics today. Shows the relationship of living things to their environment in various ecosystems and how energy is exchanged through the chain of producers, consumers, and decomposers
Genetic engineering by Thomasina Gibson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the brave new world of cloning, gene splicing, in-vitro fertilization, embryo adoption, and stem cell innovation. Features interviews with biologist Richard Burgess, activist Jeremy Rifkin, plant geneticist Anna Maria Nuutila, animal cloning expert Neal First, and stem cell researcher Timothy Mulcahy
Nuclear power by Bernard Leonard Cohen( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the history of nuclear energy
The gene by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 103 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 and cloning
The soul of science by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An audiovisual history of scientific vision from Anaximander to Einstein."
The human genome project by Charles R Cantor( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program takes you inside a modern automated gene sequencing laboratory where human genes are isolated and fragmented; and how their DNA base sequences are determined. Controversial ethical issues are also addressed. --Container
Chemical cycles in the biosphere( Visual )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps students develop a basic understanding of the cycling of chemicals in the earth's biosphere. New computer graphics and video footage from around the world show how chemicals cycle within the biosphere. Emphasized are the oxygen-carbon dioxide cycle, the nitrogen cycle, the water cycle, and how toxic chemicals affect the biosphere
Energy and society( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 72 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
Evolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 70 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
Natural resources by Spencer Thomas( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one traces the controversy over natural resource shortages, considers whether there are limited quantities of natural resources and if the human creation of wealth can continue indefinitely. Part two focuses 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
Scientific methods and values( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 69 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
Science & society : global issues of the 21st century( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 65 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 National Film Board of Canada( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the history of the discovery of radiation, and explains the difference between radiation that is ionizing and radiation that is not, and between electromagnetic radiation and nuclear radiation
 
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