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Cochran Communications

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Works: 68 works in 139 publications in 1 language and 2,365 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Classifications: QH633, 574.8764
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Most widely held works by Cochran Communications
Cellular respiration energy for life ( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Explains the process by which cells convert the energy in glucose and other nutrient molecules to ATP
Meiosis the key to genetic diversity by B. Ellen Friedman( visu )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
(Producer) This program focuses on two important functions of meiosis. Meiosis insures that individuals in a sexually reproducing species maintain the same number of chromosomes in their cells generation after generation. Meiosis is alsoa key mechanism for the diversity found in any sexually reproducing species
Patterns of inheritance understanding genetics ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Presents Gregor Mendel's ideas and principles of genetics and describes some advances since Mendel
Know the score the dangers of performance enhancing drugs ( visu )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Discusses the dangers and ethical aspects of young athletes using illegal drugs to enhance performance in sports competitions in order to win
Photosynthesis light into life ( visu )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Offers a lively way for students to understand the interesting and essential aspects of photosynthesis, from the reactions themselves to the far-reaching implications of harnessing the energy of the sun
Pumping life the heart and circulatory system ( visu )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Discussion of how the circulatory system operates and how diet and exercise can help prevent cardiovascular disorders. Designed for a range of age levels, according to students and local curricula
Rushing, crashing, dying the meth epidemic ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Real people share their experiences with methamphetamine and what it has done to their lives. The teacher's resource book includes a program summary, student activities and fact sheets
Our flexible frame the skeletal and muscular systems ( visu )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
This material examines the bones of the body, talks about their composition, the function of the skeletal system, joints and more
The HIV test who should take it? what does it show? by Peter Cochran( visu )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Stresses that HIV testing is not a test for AIDS but for antibodies for the virus that causes AIDS
Finding your way using maps and globes by Rainbow Educational Video (Firm)( visu )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Discussion of the basic skills in map reading
Push and pull simple machines at work ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Discusses simple machines, work, force, resistance, loads, complex machines and includes experiments
Breath of life our respiratory system ( visu )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Designed to provide an introduction to the human respiratory system, show how its various parts function, and help students appreciate the importance of keeping their own respiratory systems healthy
Food into fuel our digestive system by Peter Cochran( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Describes how the human digestive system breaks down complex food molecules into simpler molecules from which the body can obtain energy
Homeostasis the body in balance ( visu )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Homeostasis is a process of constant adjustment. Examines homeostasis in relation to kidney function, the role of the hypothalamus in temperature regulation, and hormonal signals for regulating sugar levels in the blood
In control our brain and nervous system ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Demonstrates the coordination of a gymnast through the workings of the brain and the nervous system; discusses the parts of the brain and their function
The world of bacteria ( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Shows the wide variety of habitats where bacteria are found and explains how they cause human disease
Breaking the silence an introduction to sound ( visu )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Explores how sounds are made, how volume and pitch are controlled, how sound waves travel through the air, and how the brain interprets the signals sent by these vibrations. Also discusses how sound waves are reflected and absorbed
Out of darkness an introduction to light ( visu )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Examines the basic characteristics of light, including reflection, refraction, the spectrum and the speed of light
Biodiversity the web of life ( visu )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Provides an introduction to the topic of diversity. It examines biodiversity on a global scale and locally in terms of specific ecosystems. It also explains many aspects of the interactions between organisms and the basic needs and relationships between species and its physical environment
Source of life water in our environment ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Discusses life in the oceans and in fresh water, lists the harmful effects of water pollution, and makes suggestions for conserving and protecting water
 
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