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Natural History New Zealand Ltd

Works: 381 works in 612 publications in 1 language and 5,648 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Nature television programs  Wildlife television programs  Biography  Historical television programs  Science television programs  Television programs  Documentary films 
Roles: prn
Classifications: QL736, 599.0998
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Natural History New Zealand Ltd
Most widely held works by Natural History New Zealand Ltd
Growing up Arctic( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow four of the Arctic's greatest animals as they grow in their first year of life: a surviving polar bear cub, an endangered penguin chick, an orphaned baby walrus, and a stranded baby seal
China's terracotta warriors( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of China's 8,000 terracotta warriors begins two centuries before the birth of Christ. The First Emperor of China was preparing an extravagant tomb for his journey into the afterlife, and decreed that he be protected forever by a monumental army. Since then no one has seen these ancient warriors in their original splendor, brightly painted and fully armed, ready to protect their Emperor for all eternity. Now this once mighty army will be returned to its former glory for the first time
Kill or cure by Jonathan Miller( Visual )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history, harrowing at times, of the long, often grim road towards understanding and treating mental illness. Through testimonials, original manuscripts, photos, and extensive footage from medical archives, leading doctors and medical historians trace the history of asylums, the development of psychoanalysis, electroconvulsive therapy, and the rise of psychopharmacology. Details the once widespread use of phrenology, lobotomy, and lobotomy's ancient precursor, trepanning
Great white odyssey( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two world-renowned shark experts pursue a 12-foot great white shark
Growing up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of professional caregivers, learn how these baby animals from the wilderness are raised. Includes timber wolf pups; Sitka deer; a black bear cub; and Mush the baby moose
Growing up( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the prestigious Wild Animal Orphanage near San Antonio, four lion cubs are rescued and raised with loving care. At the Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge in Texas, meet the founders of this home for more than 30 great cats that have been abused, neglected or displaced and witness the birth of two tiger cubs. Three cheetah cubs, born at South Africa's Cango Wildlife Ranch's Cheetah Breeding Centre, are raised by a rancher and her dog. Host Edie Falco goes on an incredible journey following the first year in the life of a rare African black leopard named Eddy
Nature( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andes, the dragon's back: With glaciers, volcanoes, snow-capped peaks, enormous deserts, tropical rainforests, caustic salt pans, and cloud forests, the Andes are an extraordinary world of diverse terrains, extreme temperatures, and a staggering array of wildlife. Five thousand miles long and extending over seven countries, this high mountain range boasts some of the highest, saltiest, wettest and driest terrains on the planet. Life in Death Valley: It is the hottest, driest place in North America. But this is no typical desert. Nowhere else is a land so exquisite in its beauty, yet brutal in its extremes. Here, the rule is simple - adapt or perish. Witness how fascinating desert dwellers ingeniously outwit Mother Nature in their quest to survive
Wild south( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episodes on unique bird species on Macauley Island, fur seal pups on Tausaka Island, rats, mangroves and Snares Islands
Dinosaurs of the Jurassic collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Geographic recreates ancient worlds and unearths clues that reveal more than ever before about how dinosaurs lived, hunted and died in the Jurassic age
Shark week( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now more popular than ever, cable's longest-running programming event needs no introduction or explanation. So, strap on your gear, climb into the cage, and watch the ocean explode into a wild fury as Great Whites, Hammerheads, Whale Sharks, and others take you on a fin-gripping ride through their underwater world. These ten episodes bring you more than 8 hours of remarkable new insights into the lives of these magnificent, elusive creatures
Orangutan Island( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet the 35 classmates of Forest School 103 at the Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Rescue and Rehabilitation Center [in Borneo]. These precocious, red-haired "children of the forest" get the opportunity, through this innovative project led by Lone Droscher-Nelsen and her team, to live wild on a protected island. Orangutan Island is the foundation for the largest primate rescue project in the world. Go with them on their journey to adulthood as they struggle to form their own society and learn how to live free on Orangutan Island"--Container
Planet evolution( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prepare to be transported to strange worlds within worlds where it seems as if Nature has thrown the rule book out the window. Go in for a closer look, and see how the magic of evolution and the forces of nature have together shaped eccentric animals, eclectic lifestyles, and unorthodox patterns of behavior. Includes 6 episodes"--Science Channel web page
Colossal squid( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colossal squid is a landmark television event that presents the dramatic capture of a massive squid off the coast of Antarctica, and the ground breaking research to discover the secrets of one of the ocean's most elusive creatures
Wild south( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a world leader in factual documentary making, NHNZ has produced award winning programmes that have enthralled, engaged and entertained hundreds of millions of viewers in over 200 countries for more than three decades. These highly acclaimed programmes have been redigitised and made available on DVD for the first time. WILD SOUTH SUMMER SPECIAL features favourite episodes Sex on the Reef, Tale of the Crayfish, and Lost World of the Poor Knights
Diabetes - in search of a miracle( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diabetes is a blood sugar disease that affects 130 million people worldwide, and is fast becoming the world's biggest killer. It's a disease that starves our bodies of energy, causing blindness, kidney failure and heart attacks. This is the story of attempts to find a cure for the condition, using cutting-edge research techniques
Parkinsons - stopping the tremors( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many scientists are convinced that a cure for Parkinson's disease will be found within 10 to 15 years. With more than 1 million sufferers in the United States alone, hopes rest with three research projects and one risky cutting-edge surgical treatment
The most extreme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get an up-close and personal look at some of the wildest creatures in the world. Episodes include Jumpers; Builders; Gluttons; Horrors; Speed; Thinkers; Lovers; Survivors; Biters; Fighters; and more
Manapouri the toughest tunnel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the history of the building of the power station deep in the rock of Fiordland. Describes the difficulties encountered in building the original 6 mile long tunnel in the constant streams of water coming through the rock. In the 1990s a second tunnel was designed to take the additional water flow needed to run the power station to its intended capacity. This is the story of the building and completion of the second tunnel which has now become a role model for other similar projects in Europe
Expedition Antarctica into the frozen abyss( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Expedition Antarctica" documents the journey of a team of international marine scientists and crew on board the research vessel RV Tangaroa, as it heads for the Ross Sea off the Antarctic Ice Shelf in 2008. "Ice pilots" follows the Air National Guard, 109th Airlift Wing as they fly the Hercules LC-130 into the world's most uncompromising terrain and in some of the worst weather nature can deliver. From Greenland to Antarctica, the elite crew of the 109th, face natures challenges as they transport scientists and cargo to some of the world's most extreme locations. "Icebound" chronicles Antarctic exploration from the earliest days through the golden age of Amundsen, Scott, Shackleton, etc. to today's tourist-explorers
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Growing up Arctic
Alternative Names

controlled identityTelevision New Zealand. Natural History Unit

Nachuraru Hisutori Nyujirando

Natural History Ltd.

Natural History New Zealand Ltd

Natural History NZ (Firm)


ナチュラル ヒストリー ニュージーランド

English (62)

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