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Journey to planet Earth. Extreme realities

Author: Hal WeinerMarilyn WeinerMatt DamonDennis BoniFrank FerrucciAll authors
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Screenscope, Inc., [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   DVD video : CD for computer : Document : NTSC color broadcast system   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Just pick up any newspaper or watch any television news report and it becomes evident that unprecedented extreme weather events such as severe drought and heat waves, more intense hurricanes, increased tornado and wildfire activity, and crippling blizzards are leaving a trail of death and destruction throughout the world ... [this program] investigates the link between severe weather, climate change, and threats to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Environmental television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Document, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hal Weiner; Marilyn Weiner; Matt Damon; Dennis Boni; Frank Ferrucci; Chris Magnum; Screenscope, inc.,; South Carolina Educational Television Network,; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.),
ISBN: 9781928964377 1928964370
OCLC Number: 879679195
Language Note: In English, with closed-captions for the hearing impaired.
Notes: This disc may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Originally broadcast in 2014 as an episode of the PBS series, Journey to planet Earth.
Credits: Edited by Jim McNamee ; cinematographer, Dennis Boni ; original music, Frank Ferrucci, Chris Magnum.
Performer(s): Narrated by Matt Damon.
Description: 1 videodisc (53 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-ROM; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo ; access to educators' guides requires computer with DVD-ROM drive and Adobe Reader software.
Contents: Opening sequence --
Extreme realities --
Unexpected consequences --
Bangladesh --
Pakistan --
Russia --
The Arab Spring --
The next big gold rush --
Glimmers of hope --
Epilogue --
Final thoughts.
Other Titles: Extreme realities
Severe weather, climate change, and our national security
Journey to planet Earth (Television program).
Journey to planet Earth (Television program)
Responsibility: a film by Marilyn & Hal Weiner ; produced by Marilyn Weiner ; written & directed by Hal Weiner ; a Screenscope production in association with South Carolina ETV.

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"Just pick up any newspaper or watch any television news report and it becomes evident that unprecedented extreme weather events such as severe drought and heat waves, more intense hurricanes, increased tornado and wildfire activity, and crippling blizzards are leaving a trail of death and destruction throughout the world ... [this program] investigates the link between severe weather, climate change, and threats to our national security."--Container.

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