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The world of chemistry

Author: Roald Hoffmann; University of Maryland at College Park.; Educational Film Center (Annandale, Va.); Annenberg Media.
Publisher: S. Burlington, VT : Annenberg Media, [200-?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Journey through the exciting world of chemistry with Nobel laureate Roald Hoffmann as your guide. The foundations of chemical structures and their behavior are explored through computer animation, demonstrations, and on-site footage at working industrial and research labs.
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roald Hoffmann; University of Maryland at College Park.; Educational Film Center (Annandale, Va.); Annenberg Media.
ISBN: 157680786X 9781576807866
OCLC Number: 69650166
Notes: Reissued on DVD by Annenberg Media; 26 programs.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990.
Credits: Computer graphics, Circuit Studios; editor, Geoff Dils; narrator, Fran Dorn; music, Richard Paul Brier.
Performer(s): Hosted by Roald Hoffmann.
Target Audience: Senior high school through college students and adults.
Description: 4 videodiscs (760 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: disc 1. 1. World of chemistry ; 2. Color ; 3. Measurement: the foundation of chemistry ; 4. Modeling the unseen ; 5. A matter of state ; 6. The atom ; 7. The periodic table ; 8. Chemical bonds --
disc 2. 9. Molecular architecture ; 10. Signals from within ; 11. The mole ; 12. Water ; 13. The driving forces ; 14. Molecules in action --
disc 3. 15. The busy electron ; 16. The proton in chemistry ; 17. The precious envelope ; 18. The chemistry of the earth ; 19. Metals ; 20. On the surface --
disc 4. 21. Carbon ; 22. The age of polymers ; 23. Proteins: structure and function ; 24. The genetic code ; 25. Chemistry and the environment ; 26. Futures.
Responsibility: Educational Film Center and the University of Maryland.

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Journey through the exciting world of chemistry with Nobel laureate Roald Hoffmann as your guide. The foundations of chemical structures and their behavior are explored through computer animation, demonstrations, and on-site footage at working industrial and research labs.

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