WorldCat Identities

Dolan, Samuel K.

Overview
Works: 44 works in 80 publications in 1 language and 2,607 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Science television programs  Television programs  History  Television series  Historical television programs  Educational television programs  Observations  Biography 
Roles: Producer, Author
Classifications: QB981, 523.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Samuel K Dolan
The universe by A. & E. Video( Visual )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Saturn: lord of the rings' explores the unusual system of moons and rings that surround this stunning celestial body. 'Alien Galaxies' uses vivid CGI graphics to detail the birth of galaxies far from The Milky Way. 'The Life and Death of a Star' compresses into minutes the spectacular life cycle of a star, a process that actually takes billions of years
The universe( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venture outside our solar system in another epic exploration of the universe and its mysteries. With strikingly realistic computer re-creations, feel like you have traveled to the edge of the unknown including visiting strange and unfamiliar worlds; prepare for the worst; uncover the secrets of our own galaxy. Learn what 'Dark matter' is and how it takes up 95% of the universe. Find out more about 'White holes, ' which actually create matter
The universe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot in high-definition, and packed with state-of-the art CGI technology, this set introduces the best selling franchise to a new audience
Universe by United States( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes viewers on a visually arresting journey across the galaxy to bring the beauty and mysteries of the cosmos a little closer to home
The universe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season 6 of the pioneering series takes viewers further than ever, to the extreme edges of our solar system, where chaos and catastrophe bring epic drama to the planets. Features astounding NASA footage and the opinions of leading astrophysicists to probe even more deeply into the billion-year-old story of the world beyond Earth
The universe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 'Secrets of the Sun, ' take a guided tour of Earth's life-giving star through computer-generated graphics. 'Mars: the Red Planet' uses dated collected from probes and robotic rovers to take viewers to the planet's surface to show what life would be like for a human settlement. 'The End of the Earth' takes a harrowing look at the results of a collision with a deep space object, and at the technologies scientists are developing to protect the planet. 'Jupiter: the Giant Planet' takes a look at this colossal riddle, half a billion miles from Earth, and two and a half times larger than all of the the solar system's other planets combined
The universe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the uncharted territory of outer space through the visions, studies and predictions of scientists and explorers
The universe( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists expose bizarre, mysterious and exotic things in our universe, casting their vote for the weirdest planets, stars, galaxies, moon, clouds, subatomic particles, black holes and invisible phenomenon. Travel to Low Earth Orbit, the 1,100-mile band around the Earth, where for $20 million any private citizen can take the vacation on the International Space Station. Examine cosmic events. From the beauty of the Aurora Borealis and rainbows to the dangers of UV radiation and cosmic rays, these phenomena make life possible while threatening our existence at the same time
The universe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of man's expanding knowledge of the universe, including the most recent celestial discoveries
Spaceship Earth by Inc Educational Video Network( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a high performance ride through the formation of the third planet from the Sun, Earth. A survivor of one of the most violent "neighborhoods" in the universe, learn how earth was created and discover what creatures hold clues to how life began. What evil forces threaten the demise of Earth? Complex and controversial, this is the scientific detective story of all time. Cutting-edge graphics are used along with the stories of scientists and explorers who dare to venture into the uncharted territory of the cosmos
A fighting force : African-Americans in the military( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[1.1]: African American WWII veterans speak with brutal honesty about the prejudice they encountered and the battles they fought during the war. Learn of the remarkable achievements of units like the Tuskegee Airmen, who earned the respect of their German adversaries in the skies over Italy and Sicily, and discover how the advances made in World War II paved the way for the armed forces to become a model of successful integration for the rest of America
The universe( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venture outside our solar system in another epic exploration of the universe and its mysteries. With strikingly realistic computer re-creations, feel like you have traveled to the edge of the unknown including visiting strange and unfamiliar worlds; prepare for the worst; uncover the secrets of our own galaxy. Learn what 'Dark matter' is and how it takes up 95% of the universe. Find out more about 'White holes, ' which actually create matter
The universe( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venture outside our solar system in another epic exploration of the universe and its mysteries. With strikingly realistic computer re-creations, feel like you have traveled to the edge of the unknown including visiting strange and unfamiliar worlds; prepare for the worst; uncover the secrets of our own galaxy. Learn what 'Dark matter' is and how it takes up 95% of the universe. Find out more about 'White holes, ' which actually create matter
History of the world in two hours( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Presents] a rapid-fire history of our world, from the beginning of time as we know it to present day ... [delving] into the key turning points: the formation of earth, emergence of life, spread of man and the growth of civilization and reveals their surprising connections to our world today"--Container
The universe. explore the edges of the unknown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explore the most dangerous aspects of space travel, from the controlled explosion of launch, to the fiery crucible of reentry. Uncover evidence showing what leading physicists believe are universes other than our own. Explore light speed and breaking the "light barrier" and what it can mean to space travel
The universe. explore the edges of the unknown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probe the physiological, psychological and cultural challenges of sex in space, from the act itself through birth and how the extreme environments of space exploration might affect copulation, conception and developing human tissues. Armed with scientific fact and a little imagination, scientists, astrobiologists and astronomers create five lines of extraterrestrial evolution, and explain how creatures on Earth help us understand life on other planets. Find out why NASA is arming itself with the latest technology to pre-empt and apocalyptic attack of asteroids and comets, space rocks that could both preserve mankind and destroy it
Cowboys and gangsters : stories from an untamed Southwest by Samuel K Dolan( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Utilizing official records, newspaper accounts, and oral histories, this book tells the story of the untamed Wild West of the Prohibition era (1920s-1930s) and introduces a gallery of Western gunfighters and lawmen"--Provided by publisher
The best of The universe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection from History presents a galaxy of information about our complex universe. See how Death Stars in their final stages of life can explode to emit some of the greatest energy in the universe. In Biggest Blasts, wonder at the ten greatest explosions, including Chicxulub, which created a giant crater on the Yucatan peninsula and may have caused dinosaurs to disappear 65 million years ago
The universe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7 wonders of the solar system. Take an exhilarating, unprecedented tour of the seven most amazing wonders of our solar system, including Saturn's famous rings, which contain mountain ranges that rival the Alps, and Jupiter's Great Red Spot, the eye of the biggest storm in the solar system. Mars: the new evidence. In the last few years, the Red Planet has yielded many clues that life may once have existed on Mars--and may exist there today. Most intriguing of all, though, are the seasonal plumes of methane that may point to bacteria living below the surface. Magnetic storm. It bursts from the sun with the power of 10,000 nuclear weapons, and when it hits our planet, it could wipe out electrical power, television, radio and military communication, creating the largest disaster in recorded history. What causes this magnetic storm? And is there anything we can do to prevent it? Time travel. The laws of physics do not tell us it's impossible., but the bizarre consequences of going into the past and altering the future make for mind-bending science. Explore the possibility of time travel, both to the past and the future, as HISTORY hunts for an Earth-like planet 4.3 light years away
The universe in 3D( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic history of our solar system is investigated. At 4.6 billion years old, it's a solid, secure home in the universe. Through stunning CGI, see how it was shocked into existence by a nearby supernova, endured over 700 million years of brutal bombardment by deadly asteroids, and witness the colossal cataclysms that shaped the planets and transformed their climates forever
 
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Alternative Names
Dolan, Sam

Languages
English (53)