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Discovery Education (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,523 works in 1,800 publications in 1 language and 19,412 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Educational films  Short films  Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Nonfiction films  Fiction 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Discovery Education (Firm)
Greatest discoveries with Bill Nye( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nye covers Einstein's theory of general relativity, demostrates how Hubble determined that the universe is expanding, and discusses the gamma ray bursts, black holes, and pulsars
Greatest discoveries with Bill Nye( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth is always changing, and its species must continually adapt. Host Bill Nye gives an inside look at planet Earth, from its inner core to its protective magnetic field
Greatest discoveries with Bill Nye by Bill Nye( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the most important discoveries in the history of chemistry, including: oxygen; the common building blocks of organic and inorganic matter; how electricity transforms chemicals; why substances change color when touched by a flame; plastics
Greatest discoveries with Bill Nye( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the most important discoveries in the history of biology, including: microorganisms; how cells form new life; the conversion of food into energy; neurotransmission; hormones; photosynthesis; ecosystems
Greatest discoveries with Bill Nye( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nye discusses the process by which scientists came to understand that inherited information is passed according to rules
Greatest discoveries with Bill Nye( Visual )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An overview of the most important discoveries in the history of physics, including: matter; gravity; thermodynamics; general relativity; the neutron
Greatest discoveries with Bill Nye( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Bill Nye explores the most significant medical discoveries about the human body, from 1538 until the 1980's
Greatest discoveries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the history of paleontology, beginning at the site of an asteroid that may have brought about the demise of the dinosaurs, and visit Bob Ballard, who discovers new deep-sea life forms
The Velveteen rabbit all you need to do is believe by Margery Williams Bianco( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By the time the velveteen rabbit is dirty, wornout, and about to be burned, he has almost given up hope of ever finding the magic called Real. When he turns to the skin horse for help, he begins to understand that one becomes a real person through human relationships that are loving, positive experiences
Financial literacy for students( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces late elementary students to concepts in personal finance. Students will learn about earning power, consider needs versus wants, understand what it means to save for a goal, and a closer look at what banking is all about
Energy by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye leads us on an electrifying journey to the sources of energy and the technology that enables us to tap into it and distribute it around the world
Communication by Midwest Regional Media Center for the Deaf( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye retraces the innovations that allow us to contact almost anyone anywhere at any time
The Jeff Corwin experience( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A program on the unique forms of wildlife found in Southeast African country of Namibia. Animals presented in the program include: the cheetah; the viper known as the desert sidewinder; the savannah monitor; the white rhino; the cape fur seal; and the black mamba
Engineering & architecture( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bill Nye shows how inventions in materials, tools, and other technologies have gradually allowed us to build bigger, taller, stronger, and longer structures. From canals and dams to tunnels and towers, this is the story of how we have reshaped our environment to suit our needs."--Container
The Jeff Corwin experience by Jeff Corwin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How do spiders and other arachnids differ from insects? Travel around the world with Jeff to learn the answer. You'll visit Spain for a look at the dung beetle, Morocco to view scorpions, and Africa to observe termites
9/11 backlash being Muslim in America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a brief introduction to the history of Islam and then explores, through interviews of American Muslims, not only the religious challenges they face fitting their religion into the American lifestyle, but also the new problems they face since September 11, 2001. The interviewees, an ethnically and nationally diverse group, share a snapshot of their daily lives and then express their thoughts and feelings about the impact 9/11 has had on Muslims. The second part of the video discusses Hollywood typecasting of Arabs as villains and Islam as a religion of terror in movies and on television and how this portrayal affects the public's attitudes about Muslims
The Jeff Corwin experience by Jeff Corwin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do these large aquatic reptiles have in common? In what ways do they differ? Travel to the Florida Everglades, the swamps of Louisiana, and-of all places-the city of Miami to identify alligators and crocodiles
Extreme engineering( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join structural engineers and leading architects as they reveal their design plans for a massive bridge that would join North America and Asia, following the same intercontinental route as the ancient Bering Strait land bridge
The Jeff Corwin experience( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A program on the unique species of wildlife found in the Amazon River Region. Animals presented in the program include: pirarucu; anaconda; jaguar; Amazonian manatee; matamata
 
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Greatest discoveries with Bill Nye
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