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Space Storms [electronic resource]

ABC International
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Space storms occur when the sun erupts, sending out a ball of plasma. This video clip takes viewers to University of California Berkeley and Big Bear Solar Observatory to meet the extra terrestrial weathermen who show us how a space superstorm could occur and what effect it would have on our communication and energy networks.
Release Date
2009
Run Time
11 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
6 & up
Notes
  • 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 May 03, 2012.
Contents
  • Massive Space Storm in 1859 (2:24)
  • Power of a Space Storm (1:26)
  • Big Bear Solar Observatory (2:31)
  • Coronal Mass Ejections (3:52)
  • Space Storm Prediction (0:53)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], c2009.
Publisher no.
47716 Films Media Group
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Description
1 streaming video file (11 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Mode of access: Internet.
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