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Mr. Wizard's world. Vol. 1 [videorecording].

Herbert, Don. (Added Author). Field, Fern. (Director). Parrish, Dan. (Director). Zaza, Paul. (Composer). Mr. Wizard Studios. (Added Author). Nickelodeon (Television network) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jefferson County Public Library - Madison JUV DVD 507.8 MR (Text) 39391006761595 Juvenile DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodiscs (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: West Hills, CA : Mr. Wizard Studios, c2004.

Content descriptions

General Note: "The original uncut episodes of the 1980s & 1990s from a true televisionary icon! -- Cover.
"From the popular TV series as seen on Nickelodeon"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note: Episode 1. A homemade volcano ; Medicine dropper diver ; Heat spiral ; Body heat ; Folding paper ; Computer airplane ; Walking through paper -- Episode 2. Fire writing ; Paper towel tube ; Fish bombing run ; How a bird flies ; Impossible holes ; Bleach art ; Wooly aphids ; Tricks with gravity ; Computer explosion ; Fire extinguisher -- Episode 3. Flour explosion ; Pendulum ; Hidden leaf color ; How a siren works ; Mapping a guitar ; Blow through bottle ; Card illusion ; Aurora Borealis ; Come-back can ; Crushing a gallon can -- Episode 4. Speed of sound ; Refraction trick ; How many stars? ; Glass duet ; Computer spell checker ; After a forest fire ; Oscillating window illusion ; Close-up : asparagus ; Finding a tree's height -- Promo films.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Producer, Fern Field ; directors, Fern Field, Dan Parrish ; music, Paul Zaza.
Participant or Performer Note: Mr. Wizard is Don Herbert ; with various assistants.
Summary, etc.: Each digitally remastered volume contains 4 episodes of over 100 minutes of pure mystery and magic of discovering everyday science with Mr. Wizard. Over 35 separate experiments on each DVD explore a variety of science categories.
System Details Note: DVD.
Subject: Science > Experiments.
Science > Study and teaching.
Genre: Science television programs.

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