WorldCat Identities

McKenna, James (James E.)

Overview
Works: 178 works in 211 publications in 1 language and 9,562 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Director, Creator
Classifications: QE861.5, 523.1
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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 475 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 410 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 )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 408 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
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 399 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
Insects ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Nye looks at bees and other live insects along with insect fossils
Outer space by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 364 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 341 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
Waves ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 319 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
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 319 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
Bill Nye the science guy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 315 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 )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 310 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 298 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 )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 291 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
Farming ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses farming, and answers questions about where our food comes from, explains farm related terms and provides a number of projects for students to do in class and at home
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 269 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 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Follow Bill Nye in Forests, when he goes swinging through the trees in Washington, Florida, Texas, and California, to bring viewers close to the tallest and possibly oldest living things in the world. Examine a real forest fire to see how it benefits a forest's ecosystem"--Container
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 248 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 by Bill Nye ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In Spinning Things, Bill Nye the Science Guy tells us what the Earth, a big storm, and a rolling ball have in common. Discover why some things spin and others don't"--Container
Bill Nye the science guy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 239 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
Bill Nye the Science Guy ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 238 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
 
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Alternative Names
McKenna, James, filmmaker
McKenna, James, producer, writer, director
Languages
English (32)