WorldCat Identities

McKenna, James (James E.)

Overview
Works: 124 works in 162 publications in 1 language and 7,991 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Miscellanea 
Roles: Director
Classifications: QE861.5, 536
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James McKenna
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Robin Leach and John Ratzenberger drop by to help Bill Nye take a closer look at dinosaurs and what has been discovered about the lifestyles of the big and extinct"--Container
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Thousands of earthquakes happen each year and Bill Nye the Science Guy trembles in his boots when he explains what causes them. In Earthquakes, find out what makes big pieces of the Earth's crust (the plates) move and what you should have on hand in case of a quake"--Container
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bill Nye the Science Guy goes full tilt to give the reasons for the seasons. In Earth's Seasons, his worldly perspective show's why it's winter in America when it's summer in Australia"--Container
Insects ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In INSECTS, Bill talks to special guest Queen Latifah, who's abuzz about her other favorite queens ... bees. The lab kids go exploring at an insectorium and go digging for insect fossils
Bill Nye the science guy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Discover the relationship between dinosaurs and birds, and find out that rhinoceroses once lived in Nebraska. Bill also tracks down dinosaur footprints with paleontologist Grace Irby and travels to the La Brea Tar Pits to see what's underneath all that tar"--Container
Outer space ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Outer Space, Bill gives students the inside scoop on planets, star, galaxies, and the universe" -- Container
Bill Nye the Science Guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Garbage, Bill digs up the dirt on ever-expanding landfills from New York to Florida. He also exposes the vast amounts of non-biodegradable waste that humans create
Bill Nye the science guy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Exploring the ocean helps us to better understand the Earth. In 'Ocean exploration, ' get a glimpse of some of the special tools required for investigating the ocean and find out why studying the ocean is so crucial to life on land"--Container cover insert
Waves ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catch a few waves with the Science Guy! Bill explores sound waves, light waves, seismic waves, energy waves, and even "the wave" that's so popular with stadium crowds
Momentum ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brace for the impact of this moving program as Bill Nye shows how weight and speed affect momentum. The crash test dummies know a lot about momentum in a car and the importance of wearing a safety belt
Bill Nye the science guy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"You may not believe it, but these 'spineless wonders' far outnumber those of us animals with backbones. In 'Invertebrates, ' Bill Nye explains the unique characteristics of these animals and why we are dependent on them"--Container cover insert
Bill Nye, the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the way in which soil composition and water interact. Experiments using everyday objects are used to illustrate scientific concepts
Wind ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Nye talks about wind; how it works, the changes in our world it makes, storm winds, sailing winds, and wind energy
Bill Nye the Science Guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Food web, watch as Bill Nye becomes tangled in a complex food web in his quest to demonstrate that all living things depend on other living things to survive
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bill Nye radiates in this sizzling episode called Heat. Learn what heat is and about its three forms: conduction, convection, and radiation."--Container
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The episode The sun answers your questions about the sun, its size, distance, temperature, and what happens during a solar eclipse. The episode The planets answers your questions about the eight other planets in our solar system, their orbits, distances, and the unique features of each one. Experiments and guest scientists contribute to a lively presentation
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Communication, Bill Nye the Science Guy shows how it's E Z 2C the difference between human and animal communication. It's the signs and symbols that people use to pass information that sets human communication apart"--Container
Bill Nye the science guy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"From the "Bungee Zone" in British Columbia to New York Harbor's Verranzano Narrows Bridge (one of the longest suspension bridges in the world), our daredevil host, Bill Nye, goes to any length to prove the structural principles of tension and compression"--Container
Lakes & ponds ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Lakes and ponds are formed when water collects (or pools!) in a low place in the ground. Where does all that water come from? Find out in this exciting program, 'Lakes and ponds, ' as Bill ponders this and many other freshwater questions"--Container cover insert
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Transportation is on the move, whether it floats, rolls, or flies! In Human Transportation, find out how humans move around to search for food, shelter, and meet other humans "--Container
 
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Alternative Names
McKenna, James, filmmaker
McKenna, James, producer, writer, director
Languages
English (28)