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Thompson, Erik 1959-

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Most widely held works by Erik Thompson
The universe( Visual )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 4: Gazing up from Earth, the Universe looks like a peaceful place where placid stars pass across the night sky. 'The Most Dangerous Place in the Universe' journeys to realms with exploding stars and mysterious black holes. 'Search for ET' shows mankind's dramatic quest to answer one of its oldest and most profound questions: Are we alone? 'Beyond the Big Bang' tells the story of how mathematicians and physicists postulated, refined and then tested this amazing model of the cosmos' origins
The universe( Visual )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 738 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 )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"See how NASA is arming itself with the latest technology to pre-empt an apocalyptic attack ... Learn how scientists envision reproduction and human development ... and explore startling new evidence showing the existence of universes other than our own ... From bizarre clouds to the hypothetical Planet X, from space disasters to space sex and the possibility of terrifying cosmic collisions, experience space in a whole new way -- not through a telescope or textbook, but firsthand."--Container
The brain by Stephen Waller( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using simple analogies, real-life case studies, and state-of-the art CGI, this special shows how the brain works, explains the frequent battle between instinct and reason, and unravels the mysteries of memory and decision-making. It takes us inside the mind of a soldier under fire to see how decisions are made in extreme situations, examines how an autistic person like Rain Man develops remarkable skills, and takes on the age-old question of what makes one person good and another evil"--Container
The universe( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venture through our solar system in an epic exploration of the universe and its mysteries. Go on an exhilarating voyage through the cosmos. Witness the sun's birth at the dawn of our solar system, and its death, billions of years in the future; explore the possibility of a human settlement on Mars; and learn about the devastating threats posed by the meteorites, comets, and asteroids that routinely collide with Earth. From the farthest planets and stars in our solar system to the familiar face of our moon
The universe( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Journey back to the beginning of history on a mind-blowing adventure through space and time. [The series] transports viewers past the wonders of our own solar system and out to the bizarre far-flung reaches of the cosmos. From death stars to ringed planets, star clusters to space wars, The Universe uses new discoveries and more advanced CGI to help explain the mysteries of outer space. From wormholes to transports, examine which elements from popular sci-fi movies could really exist; and discover how the universe is awash in all sorts of strange liquids, from oceans of methane to blobs of alcohol floating in space, and even iron rain. Watch and marvel as experts cook up ten ways to destroy the Earth, including blowing it up with anti-matter, hurling it into the Sun, and colliding with another galaxy."--Container
The universe( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history of man's expanding knowledge of the universe, including the most recent celestial discoveries
Conspiracy?( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was Princess Diana the victim of a tragic traffic accident, or a murder scheme? Was the TWA Flight 800 brought down by a missile or a faulty fuel tank? Was it a flying saucer that crashed into the desert scrubland near Roswell? What is the story of strip club owner Jack Ruby? Did Ruby's murder of Lee Harvey Oswald signal a far wider conspiracy in the death of John Kennedy? Uses original documents and interviews with experts and eyewitnesses
Wild West( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents scientific theories explaining the phenomena of Stonehenge, the Pyramids of Egypt, the destruction of the Biblical cities of Sodom and Gomorrah, and the Star of Bethlehem
The universe by History channel (television network) ; Flight 33 Productions (Firm) ; Workaholic Productions ; Arts and Entertainment Network ; New Video Group( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gazing up from Earth, the Universe looks like a peaceful place where placid stars pass across the night sky. 'The Most Dangerous Place in the Universe' journeys to realms with exploding stars and mysterious black holes. 'Search for ET' shows mankind's dramatic quest to answer one of its oldest and most profound questions: Are we alone? 'Beyond the Big Bang' tells the story of how mathematicians and physicists postulated, refined and then tested this amazing model of the cosmos' origins
The universe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 150 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 )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 138 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 )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 132 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
Swat team shootouts by Amy Huggins( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North Hollywood shootout by Laura M Verklan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts of coverage of a shootout after an attempted bank robbery
Jurassic fight club( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the ultimate fighters of the Jurassic period, the gigantic beasts that stalked the earth millions of years ago. Some of these dinosaurs were larger than seven-story buildings and hunted their prey with strategy and cunning, transforming the prehistoric world into a battlefield. The temperature, terrain, and innate sense of the opponent's weaknesses and strengths all played a role in how each dinosaur planned its attack. Paleontologists are uncovering these fighting grounds and are gaining startling new insight into how maneuverability, team coordination, and striking at the exact moment meant survival
The universe by United States( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 112 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
Hunt for Bin Laden( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universe( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Moon' examines our closest celestial neighbor, how Earth's closest natural satellite formed and how it continues to exert its influence on our planet. 'Spaceship Earth' tells how the place we call home formed in one of the most volatile regions of the Milky Way. 'The Inner Planets: Mercury and Venus" tells the story of their formation during the birth of the Solar System and takes viewers on a thrilling ride to the landscapes of Earth's forbidding neighbors
 
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Alternative Names
Erik Thompson Amerikaans stemacteur

اریک تامپسون صداپیشه آمریکایی

埃里克·湯普森

Languages
English (112)