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The History of the World [electronic resource (video)] / by ABC International; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)(SAGE)1984150; Films Media Group(SAGE)1996584;
Fascinating Fossils (2:51) -- Out of Africa Model (2:03) -- Early African Dispersal (0:59) -- Commentary Preserved in Rocks (1:18)Through a retrospective on the ABC International program Catalyst, Dr. Paul Willis examines revolutions in our understanding of Earth's history and the evolution of life.6 & up.Mode of access: Internet.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description.
Subjects: Educational films.; Internet videos.; Videorecording.; Human evolution;
© [2012], c2010., Films Media Group,
On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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Afghanistan : On Thin Ice / by ABC International.; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
A budding ski industry has sprung up in the remote alps of Afghanistan. But this enterprise - and the local people - face the menace of a resurgent Taliban.9 & up.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, July 16, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.;
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On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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Game Of Drones / by ABC International.; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
A giant leap for mankind or a hazardous lurch into the unknown? A tiny Australian venture is racing to rule the skies - as drone companies vie to deliver mail, medicines and margherita pizza to your door.9 & up.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, July 16, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.; Drone aircraft.; Express service.;
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On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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Becoming Superhuman. by ABC International.; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
In the second episode of this 2-part series, biomedical engineer Doctor Jordan Nguyen and 13-year-old Riley Saban aren't content to just develop cutting edge technology that gives Riley superhuman powers, they want to know if young Riley can drive a car.9 & up.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, August 16, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.; Biomedical engineering.; Biomedical engineers.;
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On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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There'll Always be an England / by ABC International.; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
Quit Europe or stay? It's the English who hold the whip hand in the coming UK vote - and many want out. So what's up with the Poms? Lisa Millar explores the essence of "Englishness".9 & up.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, July 16, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.; Great Britain; National characteristics, English.;
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On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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South Africa : Symphony in Soweto / by ABC International; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
The Buskaid music project has transformed the lives of young people in South Africa's most famous black township. Acclaimed British musician Rosemary Nalden started this remarkable program by chance. One morning at home in 1991, she heard a radio story about a struggling string ensemble in South Africa. In response, she and her colleagues busked at train stations across the UK, raising thousands of dollars. That became the seed for a grass roots music project and saw Rosemary travel from Britain to South Africa to ultimately establish Buskaid.9-12.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, July 2, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.;
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On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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USA : The Zombies from Wall Street / by ABC International.; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
Banking loans caused a global financial crisis that the city of Cleveland, Ohio has struggled to recover from. This film examines predatory loan practices, their catastrophic results, and a city's fight to return to glory. Hear from citizens who have refused to leave derelict neighborhoods and city officials who are fighting to clean up the East Side.10 & up.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, June 2, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.;
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On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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Germany : One Night in Cologne / by ABC International.; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
A mob sexual assault on young women during a New Year's Eve celebration snapped Germany's tolerance of mass migration. In this film, hear from victims of the attack and a lawyer who represents 125 men accused of theft. Examine conflicting views toward asylum seekers and refugees, and the impact of the attacks on German consciousness.10 & up.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, June 2, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.;
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On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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Becoming Superhuman. by ABC International.; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
In this 2-part series, biomedical engineer Dr. Jordan Nguyen tries to make a boy's wildest dreams come true with cutting-edge technology. He's promised 13 year-old Riley Saban he will invent a device to help Riley achieve the impossible and even have a super power. Will Riley be able to train his brain to use Jordan's technology? Will Jordan's technological vision become reality? And will Riley get his superpower?9 & up.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, August 16, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.; Biomedical engineering.; Biomedical engineers.;
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On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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Toxic Ticks / by ABC International; Films Media Group,film distributor.(DLC)1996584;
Do Australian ticks pose a greater health risk than we thought? For people suffering from Lyme-like disease it's a controversial mystery that science has so far been unable to resolve. For the first time, microbes inside native Aussie ticks are being probed, leading to new discoveries which may reveal the causes of unexplained illnesses in future.9 & up.Streaming video file.System requirements: FOD playback platform.Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, October 16, 2016)
Subjects: Internet videos.; Lyme disease; Microorganisms.;
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
On-line resources: CGCC online access -- Part of the Films on Demand collection.;
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