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Working Toward Sustainability: Ethical Decision-Making in a Technological World
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written by Anna L. Peterson, 1963-, Martha C. Monroe, Richard R. Plate, Leslie Paul Thiele and Charles J. Kibert, John Wiley & Sons (Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2012, originally published 2012), 325 page(s)
this book provides an introduction to the ethics of sustainability practices in the technological sector.
written by Anna L. Peterson, 1963-, Martha C. Monroe, Richard R. Plate, Leslie Paul Thiele and Charles J. Kibert, John Wiley & Sons (Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2012, originally published 2012), 325 page(s)
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Connect, Connect, Episode 7
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, World Wide Entertainment, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 24 mins
A mini computer linked to GPS is providing tourists in Berlin with a guided tour of the city. Combined with picture and audio files is a lesson in history, taking visitors back to turbulent events in the city, during the time when Berlin was divided. Little remains of the Berlin Wall, but the GPS shows exactly the...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, World Wide Entertainment, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 24 mins
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Horizon, Season 48, Episode 7, Playing God
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directed by Matthew Dyas, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Adam Rutherford, 1975-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 48, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 55 mins
Recent scientific breakthroughs mean that we no longer have to wait 3 billion years for organisms to evolve - we can build them ourselves in the lab. Nature is being dismantled into a series of 'spare parts' that we have the potential to engineer, refine, and rebuild into whatever we see fit. As nature becomes a t...
directed by Matthew Dyas, fl. 2005-2017; presented by Adam Rutherford, 1975-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 48, Episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 55 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 5, GM For Good
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produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 5 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
The history of GM Food research is reviewed, including what is being done now to improve the nutritional value of food. Genetic modification of food can be increased as shown by the example of the African food crop, cassawa. Research has shown that the mushroom and petunia can be used as potential gene sources f...
produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 5 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 30:, Honey Bee Aerobatics
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012 and Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 30: (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
Through the use of self-controlled flight simulators, the flight patterns of the honey bee are simulated to study “optic flow”, and to study how the bees guide themselves through their environments to control their flight and locomotion. By imitating how honeybees see, engineers and researchers have made it...
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012 and Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 30: (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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The Gods of Rice
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directed by Mashizan Mashjum and Galen Yeo (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 53 mins
Through the eyes of an anthropologist this beautifully produced film explores the rich culture of rice, still the basis of survival for most people throughout the world. In the central Philippines lies a village where its indigenous people have lived among their rice terraces for over 2,000 years. If placed end to...
directed by Mashizan Mashjum and Galen Yeo (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 53 mins
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Encyclopedia of Disasters: Environmental Catastrophes and Human Tragedies, Vol. 1
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written by Angus M. Gunn, 1920-2014 (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 358 page(s)
This book presents some of the most famous natural disasters and human-induced disasters including earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes, floods, volcanic eruptions,terrorism and human errors.
written by Angus M. Gunn, 1920-2014 (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 358 page(s)
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Front Cover
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written by Angus M. Gunn, 1920-2014; in Encyclopedia of Disasters: Environmental Catastrophes and Human Tragedies, Vol. 2 (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2008, originally published 2008)
written by Angus M. Gunn, 1920-2014; in Encyclopedia of Disasters: Environmental Catastrophes and Human Tragedies, Vol. 2 (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2008, originally published 2008)
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The Cyborg Revolution
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produced by Tatsuhiro Fujiki, NHK International Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 2 mins
Cyborg technology is a revolutionary development in rehabilitation medicine. It allows the brain and nervous system to manipulate specially engineered devices that help people regain the use of impaired body function. Once a dream of science fiction, this revolutionary technology is now becoming a reality. Getting...
produced by Tatsuhiro Fujiki, NHK International Inc. (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2008), 1 hour 2 mins
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Kidney on Ice
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produced by Anja Dalhoff, 1953-, Danish Doc Production (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 51 mins
Kidney on Ice looks at organ trafficking from a variety of perspectives, exploring the tragic stories of people selling their organs and those who desperately need an transplant.
produced by Anja Dalhoff, 1953-, Danish Doc Production (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 51 mins
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