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Lynch, John

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Pandaemonium by Julien Temple( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry, love and betrayal bound together. William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge at the turn of the 19th century would, together, become literary icons. Their friendship would follow the same turbulent course as their collaborations. These two men experience rivalry, jealousy and addiction in their ultimate quests for artistic freedom
Wild weather by John Lynch( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book to accompany the BBC TV series that voyages to the heart of the weather, the very breath of the planet. With computer graphics, it recreates unseen wonders, and via solar storms and the jet stream we encounter the most exciting and dangerous forces of the last truly wild thing on Earth
Legacy of a volcano( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On May 18, 1980, a cataclysmic torrent of volcanic gas, steam, rock and melted ice tore across 50 square kilometres of ancient forest. Mount St Helens had erupted, destroying everything in its path. Ten years on, something was stirring in the ashes. Prehistoric bacteria has emerged to colonise the huge new skyscrapers of rock, and life has made an astonishing return to the blasted trees, pumice and mud-flows
Horizon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary, produced by John Lynch, looks at the stereotyped image of the scientist by showing a video recording of daily laboratory life made by a group of gene researchers at Manchester University
The universe. an exploration of our solar system and beyond( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of programs examining outer space, the solar system, the orgins of the universe and the earth, and the milestones of astronomy. Programs in this collection include: The Universe: the complete season one; The Universe: the complete season two; The Planets [TV mini-series]; How the earth was made, a feature length documentary; and bonus documentaries, Beyond the big bang, Backyard astronomer, and Inside the volcano
Race to catch a buckyball( Visual )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the research leading to the discovery of a new form of pure carbon, C60, which has the potential to revolutionize science
Dinosaurs of the Gobi( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompany an expedition of scientists from the American Museum of Natural History as they explore the Gobi Desert and excavate dinosaur and other fossil remains
The Day the universe changed by James Burke( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 3: Program 5 explains how from 1550 and forward science began to undermine the Church-sanctioned Aristotelian doctrine of the universe, in which the Sun and all the planets revolved around the Earth. In its place was established the model to which we adhere today of a clockwork universe, governed by discoverable laws of math and physics. Program 6 examines the reasons for and the effects of the Industrial Revolution. Shows how growing wealth, coupled with innovations in business and credit, created a new industrial society
Rehearsing the band by Donald K Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Factory and marketplace revolution( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins of the Industrial Revolution and the resulting growth of urbanization, the creation of the factory system and an industrial working class, and the exploitation of the planet
The day the universe changed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Programs 7-8 in a series that traces the major advances in knowledge in Western civilization since the Greeks, and demonstrates how our view of the world changes as our knowledge develops. Program 7 looks at the rise of modern medicine and its surprising relationship with the invention of statistics, which doctors used to validate the efficacy of diagnoses and treatments; examines how bacteriology put the patient on a microscope slide and brought about a world in which even healthy human beings were reduced to statistics. Program 8 examines the mid-nineteenth century emergence of the theory of evolution and its effects; shows how Darwin's writings undermined the concept of an orderly, unchanging universe and the belief in the Biblical theory of creation
The day the universe changed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Programs 5-6 in a series that traces the major advances in knowledge in Western civilization since the Greeks, and demonstrates how our view of the world changes as our knowledge develops. Program 5 explains how from 1550 and forward science began to undermine the Church-sanctioned Aristotelian doctrine of the universe, in which the Sun and all the planets revolved around the Earth. In its place was established the model to which we adhere today of a clockwork universe, governed by discoverable laws of math and physics. Program 6 examines the reasons for and the effects of the Industrial Revolution. Shows how growing wealth, coupled with innovations in business and credit, created a new industrial society
Darwin : the life and legacy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 1 focuses on Darwin's early life and influences, tracing his maturation as a naturalist. Examines his key influences, including Thomas Malthus and Robert Edmund Grant, as well as his life-changing voyage on the HMS Beagle. Part 2 focuses on the impacts of Darwin's theories and writings on evolution and natural selection. The program explores the contentious ideas arising from his work, including eugenics, group selection, sociobiology, evolutionary psychology and co-evolution. Both parts feature biographers of Darwin, as well as noted scholars and authors
An annotated bibliography of Vanuatu languages by John Lynch( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an HTML version of selections from a book written by John Lynch and produced in 1994 by the Pacific Information Centre and University of the South Pacific Library in Suva, Fiji. It is intended to give some very general information about work done on languages of Vanuatu
The day the universe changed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Programs 9-10 in a series that traces the major advances in knowledge in Western civilization since the Greeks, and demonstrates how our view of the world changes as our knowledge develops. Program 9 examines the revolution of physics through time. As scientists in 1800 investigated the new electric battery, their common- sense Newtonian world began to fall apart. A new science slowly evolved from pioneers from Faraday to Einstein. Program 10, the final program, reviews the series and recalls the many systems of belief which have been discarded as the discovery of new knowledge rendered them apparently invalid
The origin of life : researching the possibilities( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores one of science's great unanswered questions: how did life begin on Earth, what was the first replicating organism, and how did it pass on its genetic information, etc
The power of the planet by Iain Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the birth, life and future of the planet Earth. This book contains chapters which focus on one of Earth's most powerful forces - meteor impacts, plate tectonics, the ocean, atmosphere and ice - and explores their central role in keeping Earth alive
Broncos : the complete history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For the first time, nearly 50 years of Denver Broncos football is presented in the two-DVD set. NFL Films takes you inside the Broncos with Elway, Alzado, Shanahan, and the ugliest socks in the history of football. You'll see breathtaking comebacks, meet the royalty of orange and blue, and relive the glory of the two-time Super Bowl Champion Denver Broncos."--Container
Migration in Irish history, 1600-2000 by Patrick Fitzgerald( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printing transforms knowledge by James Burke( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the transformation of the medieval world, which had to rely largely on memorized knowledge and the spoken word, when Gutenberg discovered printing. Covers the increase in literacy, the secularization of learning, and the acceleration and systematization of knowledge. Also discusses the contribution that printing made to the Protestant Reformation and the beginnings of nationalism
 
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