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Lidwell, William.

Summary: There's more to colors than just aesthetics. There's an actual science behind how colors work on your eyes and your brain. And the secrets that scientists are uncovering offer astounding revelations on how colors influence the way you think, feel, and behave.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 752 HOW

Summary: Based on the unforgettable Open University and Television for Schools programs of the 1970s. Through a series of gloriously deadpan experiments, we observe a colony of ants build an igloo, receive a telephone call from a brain, discover why ghosts can't whistle, and reveal the largest number in the world. Science has never been so silly.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC 2010

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV LOO

Summary: Nutrition researcher Neal Barnard, M.D. reveals groundbreaking research and scientifically proven results to turning back the clock on diabetes. Today the disease affects more than 24 million children and adults in America. Through Dr. Barnard's low-fat vegan diet, diabetics and non-diabetics alike will experience medical results including weight loss, blood glucose control, and reduced heart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DPTV Media 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.462 BAR

Burger, Edward B.

Summary: Discover classical mathematics as an artistic and creative realm that contains some of the greatest ideas of human history, ideas that have shaped cultures. Explore the fourth dimension, conincidences, fractals, the allure of number and gemoetry, in understandable terms. No formulas, problems, equations, techniques and drills that remind us of school, but thinking that opens doors and minds and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2003

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 510 JOY PART 1
Call number: DVD 510 JOY PART 2

Summary: As explorers and traders, the Vikings played a decisive role in the formation of Latin Christendom, and particularly of Western Europe. In this course the Vikings will be studied not only as warriors, but also in other roles for which they are equally extraordinary: merchants, artists, kings, raiders, seafarers, shipbuilders, and creators of a remarkable literature of myths and sagas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 948.022 VIK

Summary: Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan, M.W. is one of only a few hundred people in the world and one of only 26 in the United States to achieve the title of Master of Wine, the highest qualification in the global wine community.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2010

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4 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.23 EVE
Call number: DVD 641.23 EVE

Summary: Learn to read with songs and games, this program teaches phonics rules, where kids can control the pace advancing as they master a new skill. The songs and stories are shown in live action and animated characters.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mill Creek Entertainment ; Rock 'n learn 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV ROC

Summary: Children learn the alphabet through songs written to encourage and motivate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Rock 'N Learn 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV ROC

Summary: In June of 1950, the North Korean Army initiated a massive attack on its neighbor to the south, beginning a see-saw war that would engulf the entire Korean Peninsula. For the next three years, the United Nations and the Communists would wage a bloody and brutal war. Though the Korean conflict is often referred to as the "Forgotten War", those who fought and sacrificed for freedom will never...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Timeless Media Group 2010

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV KOR

McComas, Tom.

Summary: Johnny Poppers at the Two-Cylinder Expo in Moline. Combines harvesting wheat and corn. Learn how grapes and pumpkins are harvested. History of the John Deere dozer, from the Lindeman crawler tractor to the dozers of today. Diesels and steam locomotives delivering John Deere equipment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TM Books & Video 2005

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1 available in Juvenile DVD, Call number: J DVD Deere 2005

Summary: Changing the course of rivers has changed the course of history. Award-winning author/illustrator, and captivating storyteller, David Macaulay goes to extremes to bring you an unprecedented look at the power of dams. From the banks of the Nile to the top of the Hoover Dam, you'll meet the courageous and ambitious builders, relive the deadly disasters, and discover the little-known personal...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBS Boston Video 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV DAM

Summary: "These three 20-minute videos examine key constitutional concepts. The first explains why the nation's framers created the Constitution. The second describes the protection of individual rights by highlighting the Supreme Court case of Gideon v. Wainwright, affirming the right to an attorney. The last explores the separation of powers by examining the Supreme Court case of Youngstown v. Sawyer,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 342.730 DVD Key 2006

Summary: United States Supreme Court Justices Sandra Day O'Connor and Stephen Breyer talk about the Constitution with high school students and discuss why we have and need a constitution, what federalism is, how implicit and explicit rights are defined and how separation of powers ensures that no one branch of government obtains too much power.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 342.73 DVD Our 2005

Summary: Presents instruction on identifying butterflies found across the United States. Covers butterfly biology, lifecycles, and behavior. Explains how to attract butterflies to backyard gardens.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MasterVision 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 595.789 AUD

Summary: Learn vocabulary related to everyday life, idioms along with sentence examples and an ASL sentence structure. This DVD takes you on a trip to the Long Island's wildlife park.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 419 AME

Summary: Learn how to reject the notion that aging is an evil. The rewards of growing older are emphasized and practical steps for remaining healthy are offered. Learn the best approach to diet and exercise, how important sleep is, and much more.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2006

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Summary: A six-part series about lighthouses and the places they are located, originally broadcast on PBS.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Home Video 1998

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV LEG

Fovell, Robert G.

Summary: Presents 24 lectures (each about 30 minutes long) by Robert G. Fovell, Professor of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at the University of California, Los Angeles, on meteorology.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 551.6 MET

Summary: Follow Dr. Kenny Broad as he dives into blue holes, the underwater caves that formed during the last ice age when sea level was nearly 400 feet below what it is today. With an interdisciplinary team of climatologists, paleontologists, and anthropologists, Broad investigates the hidden history of Earth's climate as revealed by finds in this spectacularly beautiful 'alternate universe.'

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2010

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV EXT

Summary: In a new age of information, rapid innovation, and globalization, how can children be prepared to compete? Discover how the new science of learning can help reimagine the future of education for all children.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Summary: Eight-year-old AJ and his monster truck, Blaze, go on a series of adventures solving problems involving science and math. Let's blaaaze into four high-speed races with the Monster Machines! Help Blaze and AJ use adhesion to stop Zeg from bouncing away and acceleration to get Darington to the Stuntmania Super Track. Plus, win a sailboat race with the right parts and wind power, and even team up...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2015

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Summary: A children's television show about tools and how they work.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by NCircle Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV MIG

Summary: Kids love this cool video featuring entertaining performers and colorful action. The first songs use fun objects to teach the concepts, then the kids try to beat the performers by solving facts with delayed answers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Big Kids Productions 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV ROC

Summary: Tal Ben-Shahar shares principles from his popular "positive psychology" course at Harvard University in this program designed to help viewers bring more happiness and satisfaction into their lives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2009

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV HAP