The Resource Orbit, Earth's extraordinary journey, Episode 1, Pathway, directed by Ben Finney ; narrated by Steven Mackintosh, (streaming video)

Orbit, Earth's extraordinary journey, Episode 1, Pathway, directed by Ben Finney ; narrated by Steven Mackintosh, (streaming video)

Label
Orbit, Earth's extraordinary journey, Episode 1, Pathway
Title
Orbit, Earth's extraordinary journey
Title number
Episode 1
Title part
Pathway
Statement of responsibility
directed by Ben Finney ; narrated by Steven Mackintosh
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Right now you're hurtling around the sun at 64,000 miles an hour (100,000 kms an hour). In the next year you'll travel 584 million miles, to end up back where you started. Presenters Kate Humble and Dr Helen Czerski follow the Earth's voyage around the sun for one complete orbit, to witness the astonishing consequences this journey has for us all.In this first episode they travel from July to the December solstice, experiencing spectacular weather and the largest tides on Earth. To show how the Earth's orbit affects our lives, Helen jumps out of an aeroplane and Kate briefly becomes the fastest driver on Earth
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Additional physical form
Previously released as DVD.
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
In English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Finney, Ben
  • Mackintosh, Steven
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
49
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Meteorites
  • Asteroids
  • Magnetosphere
  • Storms
  • Snowflakes
  • Weather forecasting
  • Climatic changes
Target audience
adult
Label
Orbit, Earth's extraordinary journey, Episode 1, Pathway, directed by Ben Finney ; narrated by Steven Mackintosh, (streaming video)
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Publication
Dimensions
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  • other
Extent
1 online resource (49 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Video recording format
other
Label
Orbit, Earth's extraordinary journey, Episode 1, Pathway, directed by Ben Finney ; narrated by Steven Mackintosh, (streaming video)
Publication
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Extent
1 online resource (49 min.)
Form of item
online
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Video recording format
other

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