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The Resource How the Earth works, Part 2 of 4, Michael E Wysession, (DVD videorecording)

How the Earth works, Part 2 of 4, Michael E Wysession, (DVD videorecording)

Label
How the Earth works, Part 2 of 4
Title
How the Earth works
Title number
Part 2 of 4
Statement of responsibility
Michael E Wysession
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Course covers the making of our planet from the Big Bang, to the formation of the solar system, to the subsequent evolution of Earth. Travel to the center of our planet and out again, charting the geologic forces that churn beneath our feet to push the continents and seafloor
Member of
Cataloging source
NVC
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Taught by: Professor Michael E. Wysession, Washington University in St. Louis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wysession, Michael
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
Great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earth sciences
  • Historical geology
  • Geomorphology
  • Seismology
  • Natural disasters
  • Earth
  • Earth
  • Earth
  • Earth
Technique
live action
Label
How the Earth works, Part 2 of 4, Michael E Wysession, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Course No. 1750."
  • Lectures 1-48 of 48 30-minute lectures on 8 discs in 4 containers
  • Course guidebook includes lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Pt. 2. Lecture 13. Folding : bending blocks, flowing rocks -- Lecture 14. Earthquakes : examining Earth's faults -- Lecture 15. Plate techtonics : why continents move -- Lecture 16. The Ocean seafloor : unseen lands -- Lecture 17. Rifts and ridges : the creation of plates -- Lecture 18. Transform faults : tears of a crust -- Lecture 19. Subduction zones : recycling oceans -- Lecture 20. Continents collide and mountains are made -- Lecture 21. Intraplate volcanoes : finding the hot spots -- Lecture 22. Destruction from volcanoes and earthquakes -- Lecture 23. Predicting natural disasters -- Lecture 24. Anatomy of a volcano : Mount St. Helens
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn226375735
  • (OCoLC)226375735
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How the Earth works, Part 2 of 4, Michael E Wysession, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Course No. 1750."
  • Lectures 1-48 of 48 30-minute lectures on 8 discs in 4 containers
  • Course guidebook includes lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Pt. 2. Lecture 13. Folding : bending blocks, flowing rocks -- Lecture 14. Earthquakes : examining Earth's faults -- Lecture 15. Plate techtonics : why continents move -- Lecture 16. The Ocean seafloor : unseen lands -- Lecture 17. Rifts and ridges : the creation of plates -- Lecture 18. Transform faults : tears of a crust -- Lecture 19. Subduction zones : recycling oceans -- Lecture 20. Continents collide and mountains are made -- Lecture 21. Intraplate volcanoes : finding the hot spots -- Lecture 22. Destruction from volcanoes and earthquakes -- Lecture 23. Predicting natural disasters -- Lecture 24. Anatomy of a volcano : Mount St. Helens
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn226375735
  • (OCoLC)226375735
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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