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Lake Mead during drought
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2015), 16 secs
Lake Mead at exceptionally low levels following the four year long drought, with the obvious level that the lake used to be at, Nevada, USA. Filmed in 2014.
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2015), 16 secs
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Deforestation to grow palm oil
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2013), 14 secs
Excavator clearing forest for oil palm plantation. The deforestation of the Tripa river area where logging has occurred illegally, as peat was more than 3mm deep. Filmed in the Tripa river area, Sumatra, Indonesia.
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2013), 14 secs
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Global and US underground water supplies
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2012), 1 min
Global and US underground water supplies. Animation sequences showing changes in world and US underground water supplies. The first sequence shows rivers and lakes (blue) and aquifers (purple) on an Earth map (cylindrical projection) using WHYMAP (World-wide Hydrogeological Mapping and Assessment Programme) data....
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2012), 1 min
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Aerosol dispersion
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produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2010), 1 min
Global aerosol distribution, FIM-Chem data. The FIM-Chem model was created following the success of the original FIM Model (Finite Volume Icosahedral Model). The FIM-Chem is the FIM model with chemistry and aerosol modules added. Aerosols are one of the biggest uncertainties in climate models due to their varied e...
produced by Science Photo Library (London, England: Science Photo Library, 2010), 1 min
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Habitable Planet, Unit 3, Oceans
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produced by John Browne, fl. 1983, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Habitable Planet, Unit 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 28 mins

Oceans cover three-quarters of the Earth's surface, but many parts of the deep oceans have yet to be explored. Learn about the large-scale ocean circulation patterns that help to regulate temperatures and weather patterns on land, and the microscopic marine organisms that form the base of marine food webs.

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produced by John Browne, fl. 1983, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Habitable Planet, Unit 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 28 mins
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Habitable Planet, Unit 8, Water Resources
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produced by Clive A. Grainger, fl. 1999, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Habitable Planet, Unit 8 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 28 mins

Earth's water resources, including rivers, lakes, oceans, and underground aquifers, are under stress in many regions. Humans need water for drinking, sanitation, agriculture, and industry; and contaminated water can spread illnesses and disease vectors, so clean water is both an environmental and a public health i...

produced by Clive A. Grainger, fl. 1999, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Habitable Planet, Unit 8 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 28 mins
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Habitable Planet, Unit 10, Energy Challenges
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produced by Alex Griswold, fl. 1982 and Tobias McElheny, fl. 1998, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Habitable Planet, Unit 10 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 28 mins

Industrialized nations rely on vast quantities of readily available energy to power their economies and produce goods and services. As populations increase in developing countries and citizens demand better standards of living, global energy consumption will continue to rise, along with demands for non-fuel minera...

produced by Alex Griswold, fl. 1982 and Tobias McElheny, fl. 1998, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Habitable Planet, Unit 10 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 28 mins
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Habitable Planet, Unit 13, Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment 
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produced by Alex Griswold, fl. 1982, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Habitable Planet, Unit 13 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 28 mins

Emerging technologies offer potential solutions to environmental problems. Over the long-term, human ingenuity may ensure the survival not only of our own species but of the complex ecosystems that enhance the quality of human life. In this unit, examine the wide range of efforts now underway to mitigate the worst...

produced by Alex Griswold, fl. 1982, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Habitable Planet, Unit 13 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2007), 28 mins
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Natural Resources, Energy Resources
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produced by Brian A. Jerome, fl. 1984, Visual Learning Systems, in Natural Resources (Brandon, VT: Visual Learning Systems, 2007), 20 mins
Hardly a minute goes by without using energy resources. This video program explores the wide range of energy resources including: crude oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear energy, moving water, biomass, solar energy, wind energy, and geothermal energy. The relative advantages and disadvantages of each energy resource...
produced by Brian A. Jerome, fl. 1984, Visual Learning Systems, in Natural Resources (Brandon, VT: Visual Learning Systems, 2007), 20 mins
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Landmarks: Tropical Rain Forests, Episode 3, Destroying the Forest
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produced by Peter M. Evans, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Landmarks: Tropical Rain Forests, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 20 mins
A series exploring the past and present of two widely differing regions of the world. Set in the rainforests of Brazil and the Cameroon, where lifestyles and habitats are under threat.
produced by Peter M. Evans, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Landmarks: Tropical Rain Forests, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 20 mins
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