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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 178 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
Global warming by Robert Rohde( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 138 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 )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 124 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 Shirley Tilghman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the contributions of women in science from historical and contemporary viewpoints. Looks at opportunities for women in science today in the fields of biology, physics, geology, chemistry, and other areas
Ecosystems by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 100 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
Toxic wastes( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live action video interviews prominent scientists who explain the history of hazardous waste and give suggestions for future waste disposal
Genetic engineering by Richard Liebaert( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 95 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 gene by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part of the program dramatizes the history of genetic research from Gregor Mendel to modern recombinant DNA. The second part 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 Atom by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the history of the atom and what the impact of this discovery means to mankind
Nuclear power by United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 is a historical overview of nuclear power use during war and peacetime. Part 2 focuses on the controversial use of nuclear power today and in the future
The soul of science by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

13 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the story of science on all continents, stressing the great turning points for science and society in the Renaissance and in the 19th and 20th centuries
The human genome project by Bill Stonebarger( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The goal of the Human Genome Project is revolutionary. It (already completed in 2003) is to decipher all of the genes in the human species. That is, to make public the detailed blueprints for making a human being. This program goes inside an automated gene sequencing laboratory where students will learn how human genes are isolated, fragmented and how their DNA base sequences are determined. Controversial ethical issues are also addressed
Chemical cycles in the biosphere( Visual )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Develops 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 68 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 )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 65 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 61 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 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 )

12 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 51 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
Biotechnology on Earth( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video introduces biotechnology as a phenomenon that began at the atomic and molecular levels four billion years ago and which is revealed through time in the processes of evolution and natural selection. Current research trends in agricultural and medical biotechnology also are examined
Food chains in the biosphere( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated with computer graphics, this latest version shows how food chains work in modern ecosystems. Producers, consumers, decomposers and abiotic elements are explained and illustrated in a variety of ecosystems around the world. --Container
 
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