Item Details

Minerals [electronic resource]: The Materials of Earth

produced by Intelecom
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Looks at the variety of minerals that have been indispensable to human civilization, their atomic and crystalline structures, and their physical properties such as hardness and luster. Petrologist's methods of sectioning rocks are demonstrated, and gems, precious metals, ore excavation, and the value of silicates are discussed
Performers
Presented by James Sadd ; narrated by David Gilfillan.
Release Date
1992
Run Time
28 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
high school/college
9-12+
Notes
Video streaming is available for these titles.
Series
Earth Revealed
Series Statement
Earth revealed ; 12
ISBN
1559464437 (series)
Published
South Burlington, Vt. : Annenberg/CPB, c1992.
Description
Mode of access: Windows Media Player, World Wide Web.
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