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Powderhouse Productions

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Raising Cain exploring the inner lives of America's boys by Daniel J Kindlon( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two of the country's leading child psychologists identify the social and emotion challenges that boys encounter in school and show how parents can help boys cultivate emotional awareness, giving them the support to navigate the social pressures of youth
World in the balance by Sarah [director] Holt( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The people paradox: In Japan, Europe and Russia, birth rates are shrinking and the population is aging. In parts of India and Africa, more than half of the still growing population is under 25. The world population is now careening in two dramatically different directions. China revs up: Examines China's booming economy and the impact it is having on the environment
Hunting the elements( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where do nature's building blocks, called the elements, come from? They're the hidden ingredients of everything in our world, from the carbon in our bodies to the metals in our smartphones. To unlock their secrets, David Pogue, the lively host of NOVA's popular "Making Stuff" series and technology correspondent of The New York Times, spins viewers through the world of weird, extreme chemistry: the strongest acids, the deadliest poisons, the universe's most abundant elements, and the rarest of the rare--substances cooked up in atom smashers that flicker into existence for only fractions of a second
Mysteries of the Freemasons the beginning( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the Freemasons, one of the world's most mysterious and misunderstood organizations
A girl's life( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel Simmons interviews parents, psychologists, teachers, and social workers who are helping nurture girls into capable, resilient adults. Simmons talks with four very special girls who tell their own deeply personal tales of dealing with issues like cyber bullying, body image, and violence. With courage and determination, these girls reveal their hopes and dreams for a powerful future
The killer's trail the story of Dr. Sam Sheppard( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marilyn Sheppard was murdered in 1954. Now, nearly 50 years later, NOVA reopens America's most intriguing unsolved murder case. Play modern-day detective with a detailed reconstruction of the Sheppard house, access little-known evidence, and hear insights from such forensic experts as DNA specialist Barry Scheck, a member of O.J. Simpson's legal "Dream Team." Like an intricate puzzle, clues come together to overturn previous assumptions about the alleged killer, Dr. Sheppard, and point to an entirely new, still unknown, suspect
Mysteries of the Freemasons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind the veil of secrecy, this documentary explores the origins, practices and influences of the Freemason organization
Cats 101( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is everything one needs to know about loveable, furry cats. The spotlight falls on the adorable, the feisty, and the unexpected in these five episodes that feature: the American Shorthair, Savannah, Persian, Siamese, Siberian, Russian Blue, American Curl, Japanese Bobtail, and many more
Dogs 101( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is everything one needs to know about loveable, furry dogs. The spotlight falls on the adorable, the feisty, and the unexpected in these five episodes that feature: the French Bulldog, Poodle Airedale, Chihuahua, Labrador, Basset Hound, Golden Retriever, Bichon Frise, Westie, Beagle, and many more
America's cutest dog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do dogs really have the ability to master the spoken word? Are some dogs just born babysitters? Is it true that an old dog can't be taught new tricks? Why are people attracted to dogs that are so ugly they're cute? Find out the answers in a special presentation of America's Cutest Dog, in a countdown of the cutest clips in the web-o-sphere. Includes 2 episodes of America's Cutest Dog, America's Cutest Cat, and World's Ugliest Dog Competition
Extreme engineering( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On every part of the planet, men and women are achieving the impossible. Mountains of earth are drilled, blasted, and moved while massive structures are erected to tame and traverse great bodies of water"--Container
Inside the world's mightiest bank( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the anchor of the global economy, the Federal Reserve Bank handles more money than any other bank in the world. This program explores the far-reaching responsibilities of the Federal Reserve in setting interest rates, regulating other U.S. banks, and making new money. For the first time, cameras go inside the Fed's network command center, the hub of the electronic payment system called FEDWIRE where banks and big institutions pay each other and where over $2.1 trillion changes hands each day. The program also looks at the fascinating manufacture of U.S. currency and high-tech ways to combat counterfeiting
Extreme engineering( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Builders and engineers design and construct the largest, most outrageous and awe-inspiring projects ever conceived, breathing life into fantastic yet impossible creations
Extreme engineering( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the challenges facing architects and engineers from Japan, Taiwan and Canada as they plan to construct Sky City, a towering, vertical concrete and glass community in Tokyo. Twice the height of any existing building, the walled community looks impressive on paper, but will it be able to withstand earthquakes, typhoons and fire?
Extreme engineering( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1990s, Hong Kong undertook one of the largest civil engineering projects in history when it decided to build a new international airport 16 miles out to sea. Besides the constructing the runways and other airport structures, the project involved building the world's longest bridges, massive underwater tunnels, a new super highway, and a high speed rail system - all in seven years
Extreme engineering( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For almost a century, one of the world's most important waterways has let ships make a commercially critical shortcut between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. But many of today's ships are too big for the man-made canal. Can it be widened?
Extreme engineering( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every day, somewhere in the world, 40 million people ride the subway. New York City has 842 miles of underground subway, transporting 4.5 million passangers daily. After years of neglect, the subway is falling apart. Plans are underway for a new super system that will take the subway deeper, further and faster than ever before
Extreme engineering( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Structural engineers and leading architects reveal their design plans for a massive bridge that would join North America and Asia across the Bering Strait, following the ancient land bridge. It would be 55 miles across the sea, exposed to extremely harsh conditions in its location just below the Arctic Circle
Extreme engineering( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climate change is driving the North Sea to record levels and pushing rivers over their banks. Can the Dutch masters of the water engineer their way out?
Evolution( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination at the complexity and diversity of life forms, focusing on important evolutionary changes including development of four-limbed body plan, the journey of animal life from water to land, the return of mammals to the sea
 
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Raising Cain exploring the inner lives of America's boys
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