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BBC Scienceworld (Firm)

Overview
Works: 21 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 9,404 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Documentary television programs  Drama  Nonfiction television programs  Nature television programs  Educational films  Children's television programs  Science television programs  Wildlife television programs 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 612
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Publications about BBC Scienceworld (Firm)
Publications by BBC Scienceworld (Firm)
Most widely held works by BBC Scienceworld (Firm)
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Vision( visu )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 1,399 libraries worldwide
Explores the dangerous and destructive forces of nature, from hurricanes to volcanoes, tornadoes to avalanches and earthquakes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
Planets by Gustav Holst( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,154 libraries worldwide
Journey through space and time, witnessing the birth of the sun and traveling to the outer limits of the solar system
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,131 libraries worldwide
One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
Monster by Patty Jenkins( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
Explores one of the creepier sides of nature, introducing deadly spiders, scorpions, crocodiles, and other creatures, as well as the mythological monsters they may have inspired
Prehistoric life by Edward P Ortleb( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
This program explores Earth's age, uncovers fossils and traces evolution through the geological time periods. It also examines continental drift, studies cockroaches, early communication, and the role of mass extinctions throughout history
Flight by Stan Brakhage( visu )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 556 libraries worldwide
Combines the story of manned flight with a celebration of nature's great fliers, from birds to insects. Discover how human designers borrowed ideas from nature to build the planes and jets of today
Eyewitness ocean by Eyewitness( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Visit the alien world of the deep and come face to face with some of the most bizarre creatures on our planet
Life by David Attenborough( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the origin and development of life from the first single celled creatures, through the age of the dinosaurs, to the complex variety of life that exists today
Plant by Eyewitness( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
A colorful tour of the world's most dazzling flora-- from the most magical to the most bizarre. Watch buds burst, flowers bloom, and discover the myriad ways plants struggle to survive
The Bear by André Lacombe( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
An insight into the nature and legends that surround an animal we all fear. From the giant polar bear to the grizzly, the bear is seen as a symbol of strength and power around the world
Mountain by Griff Rhys Jones( visu )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Explores the formation of mountains and the creatures that inhabit them. For many people mountains are holy places, a bridge to the heavens. Above all, they are a treasure store of unique forms of life that don't exist on the plains below. Followed by a short programme which looks behind the scenes at the making of Mountain. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, secondary, general
Survival by Jenny Holzer( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
All life forms face a daily struggle to survive, whether they are prey or predator. It's not necessarily the fastest, strongest, biggest, or even smartest who survive
Sight by Brian Moore( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the world through different eyes, revealing there is more to sight than that which meets the human eye
Island by Martha Townsend( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Journey from tropical paradises to some of nature's bleakest outposts
The tree by André Derain( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
TREE roots out the most amazing facts about these silent sentinels of our hectic planet. Although they stand vulnerable to every attack from forest fire to fungus, they remain invincible. Whether tiny bonsai or giant sequoia, trees enrich every corner of our world
Elephant by Gus Van Sant( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Elephant traces the impressive history of the greatest mammal to walk the Earth. Through war, pagentry, agriculture, and exploration, the elephant has developed a unique relationship with humankind -- and has become one of the most cherished, yet endangered, animals in the world
The making of eyewitness Living earth ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This video tells about the making of Eyewitness video series. Journey behind the scenes to see how the Eyewitness team faces the challenge of using technology and artistry to create the ultimate guide to natuaral history
Flight ; Skeleton ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Flight tells the story of how humans are able to achieve safe and controlled flight by "borrowing" ideas from the natural world. Skeleton discusses why only the human skeeton has adapted to allow upright walking whereas the animal skeletons are built either inside ot around a rigid framework; and features skeletons ranging across almost the entire spectrum of animal life, from the sea urchin to the elephant and human
Engaging science ( file )
in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Looking for fresh ideas to add to your classroom? This Web site is a professional enrichment and learning resource program in science education, designed to inspire teachers into the 21st century. It takes educators on a fascinating journey of exploration and discovery through information on workshops, events, products, and more!
Bodyzone ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Explores the vital organs, and examines the instruments of the senses
 
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Alternative Names
BBC Science World
BBC Science World (Firm)
BBC World Service. Scienceworld
Science World (Firm)
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