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Author: BBC Worldwide Ltd.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2014], ©2013.
Series: Fierce earth, ser. 1.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The Fierce Earth team encounter the most feared event in weather; the hurricane. Florida based Stormchaser Mike takes us on a wild ride into the eye of the storm; we meet three childhood friends, who had their lives turned upside down when Hurricane Ike struck their homes in Texas; Leo is challenged to take hurricane force winds head on and Zoe learns how we're designing buildings to cope with their awesome force.
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Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
BBC Worldwide Ltd, 2013
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: BBC Worldwide Ltd.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 889696860
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 23, 2014.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 3-11.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (30 min.)) : sound, color.
Contents: Introduction: Hurricanes: Fierce Earth (Series 1) (1:22) --
Origins of a Hurricane (1:48) --
Storm Chaser (1:43) --
Hurricane Charlie (2:05) --
Hurricane Fuel (1:53) --
Swirling Spiral (1:54) --
Hurricane Force Winds (5:41) --
Most Destructive Hurricanes (1:09) --
Hurricane Ike (5:14) --
Curved Building Designs (3:42) --
Hurricane Survival Guide (0:51) --
Credits: Hurricanes: Fierce Earth (Series 1) (0:28).
Series Title: Fierce earth, ser. 1.
Responsibility: BBC Worldwide Ltd.

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The Fierce Earth team encounter the most feared event in weather; the hurricane. Florida based Stormchaser Mike takes us on a wild ride into the eye of the storm; we meet three childhood friends, who had their lives turned upside down when Hurricane Ike struck their homes in Texas; Leo is challenged to take hurricane force winds head on and Zoe learns how we're designing buildings to cope with their awesome force.

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