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Author: Liesl ClarkCraig SechlerJean DunoyerSky Vision (Firm),Sky Door Films,All authors
Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2016] [2016] ©2016
Series: Nova (Television program)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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On April 25, 2015 a devastating earthquake rocked Nepal, wiping out villages and leaving thousands dead. Through eyewitness footage, expert interviews, and stunning graphics, NOVA reveals the anatomy of this megaquake while scientists race to answer urgent questions: Is another big one just around the corner? What can we learn from the deadly combination of earthquakes and landslides? And can we rebuild to survive  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Disaster television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Science television programs
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Liesl Clark; Craig Sechler; Jean Dunoyer; Sky Vision (Firm),; Sky Door Films,; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.),; Sky 1 (Firm),; National Geographic Channels International,; Sky News (Firm),; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),; PBS Distribution (Firm),
ISBN: 9781627896290 1627896295
OCLC Number: 944047467
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles.
Notes: Documentary.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
Program content: ©2015.
Credits: Edited by Jean Dunoyer ; camera, Jake Norton (and 4 others) ; senior executive producer, Paula S. Apsell.
Performer(s): Narrator, Craig Sechler.
Target Audience: TV parental guidelines rating: TV-PG (parental guidance suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children).
Description: 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Contents: Preview --
National devastation --
Reservoirs of stress --
A force falling from the sky --
Engineering better buildings --
Safeguarding the future.
Series Title: Nova (Television program)
Other Titles: Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: a Nova production by Sky Vision and Sky Door Films for WGBH, Sky 1 and National Geographic Channels in association with Sky News ; written, produced, and directed by Liesl Clark.

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On April 25, 2015 a devastating earthquake rocked Nepal, wiping out villages and leaving thousands dead. Through eyewitness footage, expert interviews, and stunning graphics, NOVA reveals the anatomy of this megaquake while scientists race to answer urgent questions: Is another big one just around the corner? What can we learn from the deadly combination of earthquakes and landslides? And can we rebuild to survive the next big one?

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