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The Resource Warnings from the ice, a Nova production by the WGBH/Science Unit in association with Sveriges Television ; written, produced and directed by Rob Gardner, (videorecording)

Warnings from the ice, a Nova production by the WGBH/Science Unit in association with Sveriges Television ; written, produced and directed by Rob Gardner, (videorecording)

Label
Warnings from the ice
Title
Warnings from the ice
Statement of responsibility
a Nova production by the WGBH/Science Unit in association with Sveriges Television ; written, produced and directed by Rob Gardner
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eleven thousand years ago, the world's temperatures suddenly rose drastically, creating a climate shift within a human lifetime that is nearly unimaginable. Miles deep, the frigid expanse holds 70 percent of the world's fresh water in a deep freeze cold enough to shatter steel. Recently things have been heating up. In 1995, an iceberg the size of Rhode Island broke off from the Larsen ice shelf along the Antarctic coast, hinting at a potential meltdown. If the entire West Antarctic Ice Sheet were to follow suit, sea level would rise by almost 20 feet, wiping out entire cities, redrawing coastlines, and leave millions homeless
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally broadcast on Nova television in 1998
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
54
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Warnings from the ice, a Nova production by the WGBH/Science Unit in association with Sveriges Television ; written, produced and directed by Rob Gardner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: DVD-ROM access to printable materials for educators, and to the Nova web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
3017058
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758325
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421277793
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG27779
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)226436063
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Warnings from the ice, a Nova production by the WGBH/Science Unit in association with Sveriges Television ; written, produced and directed by Rob Gardner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: DVD-ROM access to printable materials for educators, and to the Nova web site
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
3017058
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 54 min.)
Isbn
9781593758325
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421277793
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG27779
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)226436063
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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