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Oceans / Annenberg Learner (Firm).

Annenberg Learner (Firm) (Added Author). Films Media Group, (film distributor.).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (28 min., 4 sec.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Annenberg Learner (Firm), [2007]
  • Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Films Media Group, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released by Annenberg Learner (Firm), 2007.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on November 18, 2015.
Formatted Contents Note:
Oceans: The Habitable Planet: Introduction (1:03) -- Predicting El Niño (2:37) -- Understanding El Niño (3:32) -- Predicting El Niño (2:24) -- Retrospective Forecasting (3:08) -- Invisible Forest (2:59) -- Prochlorococcus (3:58) -- Prochlorococcus Population (5:22) -- Part of the Carbon Cycle (1:49) -- Credits: Oceans: The Habitable Planet-A Systems Approach to Environmental Science (0:45)
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Summary, etc.:
Ocean systems operate on a range of scales, from massive systems such as El Niño that affects weather across the globe, to tiny photosynthetic organisms near the ocean surface that take in large amounts of carbon dioxide. This program looks at how ocean systems regulate themselves and thus help maintain the planet's habitability.
Target Audience Note:
9 & up.
System Details Note:
Streaming video file.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Source of Description Note:
Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, June 2, 2016)
Subject: Environmental sciences > Study and teaching.
Human beings > Effect of environment on.
Earth (Planet) > Environmental aspects > Study and teaching.
Genre: Internet videos.

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