WorldCat Identities

Stonebarger, Bill

Overview
Works: 269 works in 757 publications in 1 language and 4,146 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  History  Internet videos  Short films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Science films  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Producer, Narrator, Writer of accompanying material, Host, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 660.65
Publication Timeline
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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 187 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 toxic waste dilemma. Includes contemporary and archival photographs, art prints, and graphic examples
Global warming by Robert Rohde( Visual )

8 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 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 117 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 David L Goodstein( Visual )

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

Part one traces the history of the atom from ancient Greek times to the present day. Part two presents an outline picture of late twentieth-century concepts of the atom
Ecosystems by Science Curriculum Improvement Study( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 108 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
The gene by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 106 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
Nuclear power by Bernard Leonard Cohen( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the history of nuclear energy
Genetic engineering by Richard Liebaert( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 103 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
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 Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 89 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 75 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 )

11 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 )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 70 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 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
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
Natural resources by Spencer Thomas( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 65 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
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 National Film Board of Canada( Visual )

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

Part 1 explains how radiation was discovered. Part 2 discusses basics of electromagnetic and nuclear radiation as they are understood by physicists today
 
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