The Resource The Body Machine : Anatomy of the Human Power Train, Part 1, Acorn Productions, (evideo)

The Body Machine : Anatomy of the Human Power Train, Part 1, Acorn Productions, (evideo)

Label
The Body Machine : Anatomy of the Human Power Train, Part 1
Title
The Body Machine
Title remainder
Anatomy of the Human Power Train
Title number
Part 1
Statement of responsibility
Acorn Productions
Title variation
Anatomy of the Human Power Train
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
For engine power and endurance, nothing beats the human heart. Over a 12-hour period it propels enough blood to fill 22,132 wine glasses. The human chassis isn't bad, either. Its bones are ultra-light and tough as steel, not to mention that they produce 139 million blood cells every minute. Using animation and dramatizations, this program offers up surprising and enlightening facts about the body's hard-driving machine. It reveals the amazing capacity of our lungs, which, in half a day, pump enough air to fill almost 4,000 balloons; the tug-of-war dynamism of human musculature, our anatomical transmission system; and the rapid-fire mobility of jaw and eye structures-including our "windshield wipers," which blink 415 million times over an average life
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Body Machine (Television program)
Intended audience
  • Contains mature subject matter
  • 9 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Acorn Productions
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
47
Series statement
The Body Machine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Human anatomy
  • Human mechanics
  • Human physiology
  • Kinesiology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Self-care, Health
Technique
live action
Label
The Body Machine : Anatomy of the Human Power Train, Part 1, Acorn Productions, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41944
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 26, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Brain: Ultimate Machine (4:08) -- Brain: Electrical Universe (3:05) -- Brain: Learn and Recall (3:59) -- Skeleton: Body's Chassis (4:58) -- Regeneration of Skeleton (3:01) -- What Muscles Do (4:30) -- Muscles: Strongest and Quickest (3:28) -- Heart: The Body's Pump (9:16) -- Digestive System (8:22) -- Credits: The Body Machine: Part 1 - Anatomy of the Human Power Train (0:44)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (47 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 41943s
  • 41944
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100041944
  • 100041944
  • (OCoLC)811356116
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other
Label
The Body Machine : Anatomy of the Human Power Train, Part 1, Acorn Productions, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=41944
Publication
Note
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 26, 2010
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Brain: Ultimate Machine (4:08) -- Brain: Electrical Universe (3:05) -- Brain: Learn and Recall (3:59) -- Skeleton: Body's Chassis (4:58) -- Regeneration of Skeleton (3:01) -- What Muscles Do (4:30) -- Muscles: Strongest and Quickest (3:28) -- Heart: The Body's Pump (9:16) -- Digestive System (8:22) -- Credits: The Body Machine: Part 1 - Anatomy of the Human Power Train (0:44)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (47 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 41943s
  • 41944
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100041944
  • 100041944
  • (OCoLC)811356116
System details
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
  • Mode of access: Internet
Video recording format
other

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