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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 4, Edison vs Tesla
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directed by Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016 and Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins

In "10 Things You Don't Know About", punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...

directed by Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016 and Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 4 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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Abegweit
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directed by Serge Morin; produced by Pierre Bernier and Diane Poitras, National Film Board of Canada (National Film Board of Canada, 1998), 1 hour 12 mins
This documentary provides an in-depth look into the design and construction of the Confederation Bridge, an important link between Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick. Though the bridge was originally opposed by environmentalists and fishermen, the structure has increased access to Prince Edward Island as a to...
directed by Serge Morin; produced by Pierre Bernier and Diane Poitras, National Film Board of Canada (National Film Board of Canada, 1998), 1 hour 12 mins
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Advanced Physics Series, Light, Phase, and Matter
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produced by Rees Films, in Advanced Physics Series (Blackburn, Victoria: Rees Films, 2007), 54 mins
The first program explores light and matter. The second program discusses the importance of phase in understanding the behavior of waves.
produced by Rees Films, in Advanced Physics Series (Blackburn, Victoria: Rees Films, 2007), 54 mins
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Advanced Physics Series, The Synchrotron
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produced by Rees Films, in Advanced Physics Series (Blackburn, Victoria: Rees Films, 2007), 58 mins
This program explores the physics and operation of a synchrotron, a large machine that accelerates electrons to almost the speed of light, and its many uses, which include medicine, mining, forensics, and manufacturing.
produced by Rees Films, in Advanced Physics Series (Blackburn, Victoria: Rees Films, 2007), 58 mins
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The Bells of Chernobyl
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produced by Tele Images International (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 55 mins
This fast paced and chilling story of the Chernobyl disaster, pieced together from eyewitness accounts and historic film footage, shows a cover up of epic proportions. April 26, 1986 marked the day of no return for the residents of Pripyat, just north of Kiev. It was here that Units 3 and 4 of the nuclear reactor...
produced by Tele Images International (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 55 mins
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Broken Wings
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directed by Tristan Loraine, fl. 2007; produced by Tristan Loraine, fl. 2007, Indigo Film and Television (London, England: Indigo Film and Television, 2011), 53 mins
Broken Wings is the story of the commercial jet aircraft known as the Bae 146/RJ which was manufactured by British Aerospace until 2002. This documentary explores the history of the aircraft and story of the health and safety issues that lie hidden behind the controversy that made the aircraft become the subject o...
directed by Tristan Loraine, fl. 2007; produced by Tristan Loraine, fl. 2007, Indigo Film and Television (London, England: Indigo Film and Television, 2011), 53 mins
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Can Robots Learn to be More Human?
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 3 mins
U.S. computer scientist and roboticist Chad Jenkins, associate professor of computer science at Brown University, leads a research group that explores topics related to human-robot interaction and robot learning, with a specific focus on robots learning from human demonstration. Using this approach, the group has...
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 3 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 10, Road Kill Rescue
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 10 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 8 mins
Using mapping, GPS systems, and stuffed animals, research in Tasmania showed that humans needed to modify their driving behavior because of a large loss of animal life on the roadways. Experiment results demonstrated the correlation between the distance an animal was detected on the roadway, and the animal's fur b...
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 10 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 8 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 11, Australian Nuclear Future
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 11 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
Discussion of the issues surrounding the lack of a nuclear industry in Australia such as: needing equipment to handle very large machinery to construct the plants, location to store the nuclear waste, and how Australian universities haven't taught nuclear engineering since the 1980s.
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 11 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 24, Turbulence
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produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 24 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
This program shows a wind tunnel used for looking at turbulence and the amount of drag resistance of the surface of an airplane wing. Future research includes testing a variety of surfaces with textures developed from research with animal skin, and applying it to airplane wing surfaces.
produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 24 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
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