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Skin Deep: The Science of Race

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Addresses the question of whether there is a genetic difinition of face, or whether the difference between people is really only skin deep.
VHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)
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The Shoreline Doesn't Stop Here Any More

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Looks at the eroding power of shorelines, how much of it is part of a natural process and how much is human-induced.
VHS
1994; 1993
Ivy (By Request)
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Highway to Cyberia

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Pros and cons of computer technology.
VHS
1994
Ivy (By Request)
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Lives in Limbo

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"A mysterious disorder that is sapping away the energy of its victims, altering lives and ruining careers, is gradually being recognized if not understood. Named Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, it affects men and women of all ages. The symptoms include disabling fatigue, sore throats, enlarged spleen, muscular pain, sleep disturbances and headaches. Patients go from doctor to doctor, often getting conflicting diagnoses."--Container.
VHS
1992
Ivy (By Request)
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Lasers: Brighter Than the Sun

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Since its development in the 1960's, the "laser" has proved to be a valuable tool for industry, medicine, education, and many other disciplines. In this production, host David Suzuki covers the historical development of the laser, how it actually works, and discusses numerous practical applications. Applications include precision targeting for the military, micro surgical techniques in medicine, guidance for underwater drilling equipment, cutting of difficult-to-handle substances in industry, and the compact disk and holograms in art, information management, and recreation.
VHS
1992
Ivy (By Request)
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Cathedral Engineers

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Focus is on the architecture of cathedrals and the spiritual values they embody.
VHS
1984
Ivy (By Request)