The Resource Metal, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)

Metal, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)

Label
Metal
Title
Metal
Statement of responsibility
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
It has only been in the last 60 years that science has unraveled the secrets of metal at the atomic level, learning how it can be strong enough to build empires but soft enough to be crumbled in the hand. In this program, materials scientist Dr. Mark Miodownik explains the history, production, and uses of metal
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
51
Series statement
The Secret Life of Materials
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chemistry
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Metals
Technique
live action
Label
Metal, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=52557
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 19, 2013
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
How We Created Our World (1:39) -- Out of the Stone Age (2:46) -- Perfect Material for Tools (2:50) -- Bronze (2:34) -- Iron: Wrought at the Blacksmith's Anvil (2:06) -- Trial and Error Process (2:04) -- Cast Iron (1:52) -- Iron's Weakness (3:15) -- Good Iron, or What We Call Steel (2:33) -- The Secret of Steel's Strength (1:35) -- Perfect Impurity (1:44) -- Bessemer's Converter (2:02) -- Perfecting the Bessemer Process (1:43) -- Aluminum (2:50) -- Mutable Metal (2:12) -- Passenger Air Travel (1:19) -- Air Travel Disaster (2:02) -- Finding the Cause of the Comet Crashes (2:27) -- Microworld of Metals (2:37) -- Superalloys (2:20) -- Creep (1:48) -- Growing Metals (1:40) -- Metals Define Us (2:13) -- Credits: Metal: The Secret Life of Materials (0:34)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (51 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 52556s
  • 52557
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100052557
  • (OCoLC)841521798
  • 100052557
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Metal, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=52557
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 19, 2013
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
How We Created Our World (1:39) -- Out of the Stone Age (2:46) -- Perfect Material for Tools (2:50) -- Bronze (2:34) -- Iron: Wrought at the Blacksmith's Anvil (2:06) -- Trial and Error Process (2:04) -- Cast Iron (1:52) -- Iron's Weakness (3:15) -- Good Iron, or What We Call Steel (2:33) -- The Secret of Steel's Strength (1:35) -- Perfect Impurity (1:44) -- Bessemer's Converter (2:02) -- Perfecting the Bessemer Process (1:43) -- Aluminum (2:50) -- Mutable Metal (2:12) -- Passenger Air Travel (1:19) -- Air Travel Disaster (2:02) -- Finding the Cause of the Comet Crashes (2:27) -- Microworld of Metals (2:37) -- Superalloys (2:20) -- Creep (1:48) -- Growing Metals (1:40) -- Metals Define Us (2:13) -- Credits: Metal: The Secret Life of Materials (0:34)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (51 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 52556s
  • 52557
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100052557
  • (OCoLC)841521798
  • 100052557
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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