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Aliens: The Big Think
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directed by Tom Hewitson, fl. 2013-2016; presented by Martin Rees, 1942-; produced by Tom Hewitson, fl. 2013-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 50 mins
You might think hunting for aliens is just science fiction. You’d be wrong. It’s a vibrant frontier of modern science, where fierce debates rage. In this film, the Astronomer Royal, Martin Rees, explores the limits of our understanding of the universe and our place in it. It’s a journey that, for Martin, lea...
directed by Tom Hewitson, fl. 2013-2016; presented by Martin Rees, 1942-; produced by Tom Hewitson, fl. 2013-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 50 mins
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All About Protein
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(National Health Video, 1998), 14 mins, 14 page(s)
Highlighting the many nutritional roles of protein, this DVD examines proteins in the human body and looks at a variety of protein sources. It considers the problems associated with high-protein diets and features cooking demonstrations.
(National Health Video, 1998), 14 mins, 14 page(s)
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Almost Real: Connecting in a Wired World
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directed by Ann Shin, fl. 2013; produced by Gerry Flahive, fl. 1981-2017, National Film Board of Canada (Canada: National Film Board of Canada, 2002), 47 mins
This documentary presents a few individuals for whom the Internet has become a way to connect with like-minded souls in surprising ways: a cyber punk based on an anti-aircraft rig in the English Channel who operates a rogue Web server, a monk developing "wireless prayer technology," a "gamer" who re-creates himsel...
directed by Ann Shin, fl. 2013; produced by Gerry Flahive, fl. 1981-2017, National Film Board of Canada (Canada: National Film Board of Canada, 2002), 47 mins
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Amphibians, The Alpine Newt
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directed by Adam Schmedes; produced by Hanne Risgaard, in Amphibians (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1999), 26 mins
Centers on the unexpected discovery in 1949 of the Alpine newt and recent attempts to help them survive, including the 90 year old biology teacher involved in the original discovery.
directed by Adam Schmedes; produced by Hanne Risgaard, in Amphibians (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1999), 26 mins
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I Am Here
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(National Film Board of Canada, 2016), 5 mins
A contemplative and open-ended exploration of existence itself.
(National Film Board of Canada, 2016), 5 mins
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Amazing Grains
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(Learning Seed, 1999), 20 mins, 20 page(s)
This DVD tours the world of grains, considering such staples as rice, wheat, and corn and such lesser known varieties as buckwheat, kasha, and quinoa. It explains what grain is, how it is planted and cultivated, why it is such a healthy food source, and how it is prepared for cooks and consumers. The program also...
(Learning Seed, 1999), 20 mins, 20 page(s)
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Water Works, Amazing H2O
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produced by Dick Beilby, in Water Works (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004), 30 mins
Describes the discovery of water's formula and how the polar nature of the water molecule gives it special properties. Capillary action, surface tension and water's solvent properties are demonstrated. Hot and cold water, as well as change of state, are examined.
produced by Dick Beilby, in Water Works (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2004), 30 mins
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Amazing Human Body, 10, Maintaining a Healthy Body
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produced by Brian A. Jerome, fl. 1995, Visual Learning Company, in Amazing Human Body, 10 (Brandon, VT: Visual Learning Systems, 2010), 20 mins
Maintaining a healthy body is a fundamental part of leading a fulfilling, successful life. This video program highlights many of the basic things everyone can do to maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle. Concepts and terminology include: sleep, healthy eating habits, regular exercise, safety, injuries, sickness,...
produced by Brian A. Jerome, fl. 1995, Visual Learning Company, in Amazing Human Body, 10 (Brandon, VT: Visual Learning Systems, 2010), 20 mins
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Amazing Human Body, Essential Nutrition
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produced by Brian A. Jerome, fl. 1995, Visual Learning Company, in Amazing Human Body (Brandon, VT: Visual Learning Systems, 2010), 21 mins
This video program helps students understand why the body needs a wide range of nutrients to maintain itself. Nutrient types are illustrated through common examples of food. Special emphasis is placed on healthy eating habits. Concepts and terminology include: nutrients, food, energy, digestive system, carbohydrat...
produced by Brian A. Jerome, fl. 1995, Visual Learning Company, in Amazing Human Body (Brandon, VT: Visual Learning Systems, 2010), 21 mins
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Amazing Human Body, Exploring the Digestive and Excretory Systems
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produced by Brian A. Jerome, fl. 1995, Visual Learning Company, in Amazing Human Body (Brandon, VT: Visual Learning Systems, 2010), 21 mins
This video takes students on a fascinating journey, following food as it travels through the digestive system. Clear animations illustrate the functions of the major digestive and excretory structures. Concepts and terminology include: nutrients, salivary glands, teeth, mechanical and chemical digestion, esophagus...
produced by Brian A. Jerome, fl. 1995, Visual Learning Company, in Amazing Human Body (Brandon, VT: Visual Learning Systems, 2010), 21 mins
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