Item Details

Defense Science [electronic resource]: How Does That Work?

Parthenon Entertainment (Firm)
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Technological advances on the battlefield have led to a decrease in the number of casualties and led to better communication systems. This film looks at how surveillance drones, remotely powered vehicles, and improvements in training and equipment that help soldiers survive poison gas attacks. See how modern technology is changing the way we fight wars.
Release Date
2007
Run Time
24 min.
Language
English
Rating
Grade 10
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 12, 2014.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
How Does That Work?
Series
How Does That Work?
Contents
  • Military Surveillance: DARPA Challenge (2:42)
  • Military Surveillance: Unmanned Vehicles (3:06)
  • Chemical Weapon Training: Using Gear (2:10)
  • Chemical Weapon Training: Testing (2:58)
  • Self-Defense: Incapacitating an Attacker (2:09)
  • Self-Defense: Are Gadgets Effective? (2:26)
  • Predicting Coronal Mass Ejection (2:21)
  • Solar Mass Ejection Imager (SMEI) (1:58)
  • Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) (2:30)
  • Credits: Defense Science: How Does That Work? (0:35)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2014], c2007.
Publisher no.
  • 55055s Films Media Group
  • 55073 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (24 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

  • LEADER 02805ngm a2200493Ia 4500
    001 u6320305
    003 SIRSI
    005 20140210151047.0
    006 m|||| o||c| ||||||
    007 vz|czazuu
    007 cr|cna
    008 140209s2007 nyu024| ||||| o|||vleng d
    028
    4
    0
    a| 55055s b| Films Media Group
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)870312305
    028
    4
    0
    a| 55073 b| Films Media Group
    035
      
      
    a| 100055073
    040
      
      
    a| AzPhAEM
    245
    0
    0
    a| Defense Science h| [electronic resource] : b| How Does That Work? / c| Parthenon Entertainment (Firm).
    246
    3
      
    a| How Does That Work?
    260
    3
      
    a| New York, N.Y. : b| Films Media Group, c| [2014], c2007.
    300
      
      
    a| 1 streaming video file (24 min.) : b| sd., col.
    490
    1
      
    a| How Does That Work?
    500
      
      
    a| Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on January 12, 2014.
    500
      
      
    a| Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
    505
    0
      
    a| Military Surveillance: DARPA Challenge (2:42) -- Military Surveillance: Unmanned Vehicles (3:06) -- Chemical Weapon Training: Using Gear (2:10) -- Chemical Weapon Training: Testing (2:58) -- Self-Defense: Incapacitating an Attacker (2:09) -- Self-Defense: Are Gadgets Effective? (2:26) -- Predicting Coronal Mass Ejection (2:21) -- Solar Mass Ejection Imager (SMEI) (1:58) -- Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) (2:30) -- Credits: Defense Science: How Does That Work? (0:35)
    506
      
      
    a| Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
    520
      
      
    a| Technological advances on the battlefield have led to a decrease in the number of casualties and led to better communication systems. This film looks at how surveillance drones, remotely powered vehicles, and improvements in training and equipment that help soldiers survive poison gas attacks. See how modern technology is changing the way we fight wars.
    521
    2
      
    a| Grade 10.
    538
      
      
    a| Mode of access: Internet.
    538
      
      
    a| System requirements: FOD playback platform.
    650
      
    0
    a| Military art and science x| Technological innovations.
    650
      
    0
    a| Technology x| Social aspects.
    655
      
    0
    a| Educational films.
    655
      
    0
    a| Internet videos.
    655
      
    7
    a| Videorecording. 2| local
    710
    2
      
    a| Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
    710
    2
      
    a| Films Media Group.
    710
    2
      
    a| Parthenon Entertainment (Firm).
    776
    0
    8
    i| Originally produced: d| Parthenon Entertainment (Firm), 2007.
    830
      
    0
    a| How Does That Work?
    856
    4
    0
    z| Part of the Films on Demand collection. u| http://proxy01.its.virginia.edu/login?url=http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=29178&xtid=55073
    596
      
      
    a| 1
    999
      
      
    a| XX(6320305.1) w| WEB i| 6320305-1001 l| INTERNET m| UVA-LIB t| INTERNET

Availability

Google Preview