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Mr. Wizard's world. Vol. 5 [videorecording].

Herbert, Don. (Added Author). Field, Fern. (Director). Darby, Geoffrey. (Producer). 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) 39391006761322 Juvenile DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodiscs (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: West Hills, CA : Mr. Wizard Studios, c2005.

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 17. Sugar & acid ; Straw oboe ; Ant farmers ; Rolling pin code ; Equal solids ; Hawaiian volcano ; Swallow upside down ; Crush egg -- Episode 18. Dry ice fog ; Napkin suction ; Crawling cell ; Computer graph ; Starch test ; Lizard autopsy ; Find your pulse ; What makes rain -- Episode 19. Make a rainbow ; Hard vs. fresh egg ; Plastic zipper ; Mothball frost ; Random numbers ; Wildlife center ; Nutty surprise ; Weightless clothespins ; Glass fountain ; Rotten apple ; Bicycle's 3 wheels -- Episode 20. G forces-ocean motion ; Washer thru hole ; Plants that eat animals ; Floating corks ; Avalanche ; Computer-echo ; Star trails ; CO2 puts out candles -- Promo films.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Producers, Fern Field (episode 17-19), Geoffrey Darby (episode 20) ; directors, Fern Field (episode 17-190, Dan Parrish ; music, Paul Zaza (episode 17-19).
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: Nonfiction television programs.
Science television programs.
Educational > Television series.

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