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Title The Antarctica challenge [videorecording] : a global warning / Polar Cap Productions, Inc. ; director, producer, writer, Mark Terry.

Imprint [United States] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, p2010, c2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  551.6989 An86 2010    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 52 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Documentary.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC.
Language Closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Performer Narrator, Mark Terry.
Credits Cinematographer, Damir Chytil ; editor, Alan Gibb ; original music, Russell Walker ; additional music, Donald Quan.
Note Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 2009.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Explores the past, present and future of scientific exploration on the world's most mysterious continent with a focus on announcing the latest discoveries on the issue of climate change. From Ernest Shackleton's first scientific expedition 100 years ago to today's scientists, old, new and yet unreleased data raise questions about what is happening on Antarctica and its impact on the rest of the world.
Note Special features: The challenge of Antarctica: shooting in the frozen continent.
Subject Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects -- Antarctica.
Climatology -- Research -- Antarctica.
Penguins -- Behavior -- Antarctica.
Vegetation and climate -- Antarctica.
Marine animals -- Effect of global warming on -- Antarctica.
Genre/Form Nature films.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Added Author Terry, Mark.
Walker, Russell.
Quan, Donald.
Polar Cap Productions.
PBS Distribution (Firm)
ISBN 9781608831791
1608831795
Standard No. 841887011822
Music No. ARCA601 PBS Distribution

 
    
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