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The Resource The geospatial revolution, produced by Penn State Public Broadcasting

The geospatial revolution, produced by Penn State Public Broadcasting

Label
The geospatial revolution
Title
The geospatial revolution
Statement of responsibility
produced by Penn State Public Broadcasting
Contributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
  • The Geospatial Revolution Project is a public media examination of the world of digital mapping and how it is changing the way we think, behave, and interact. Episode 1 presents an explanation of what the Global Positioning System (GPS) is and how it works; a timeline of mapping and geospatial technology; and a look at how crisis mapping and global crowdsourcing was critical to aid and rescue during the 2010 Haiti earthquake.--geospatial revolution.psu.edu
  • Episode 1. Welcome -- How we get there -- How we got here -- Why we need it [includes a look at how crisis mapping and global crowdsourcing was critical to aid and rescue during the 2010 Haiti earthquake] / written and directed by Stephen Stept ; produced and co-directed by Stephanie Ayanian and Charlaine Stanford (approximately 14 min.)
  • Episode 2. Creating an interactive city -- Powering business -- Finding a healthy future [explores how Portland uses GIS to create infrastructure that complements the environment and involves citizens; how geospatial technology has become the foundation of one company's sustainable business model; and how Philadelphia's Food Trust mapped the correlation between disease and the lack of healthy food sources to empower investment in neighborhood grocery stores] / written and directed by Stephen Stept ; produced and co-directed by Stephanie Ayanian and Charlaine Stanford (approximately 15 min.)
  • Episode 3. Mapping the road to peace -- Waging the modern war -- Serving & protecting -- Staying safe / written and directed by Kristian Berg ; produced and co-directed by Stephanie Ayanian and Charlaine Stanford (15 min.)
  • Episode 4. Monitoring a changing climate -- Peventing hunger -- Tracking disease -- Mapping power to the people / written and directed by Kristian Berg ; produced and co-directed by Stephanie Ayanian and Charlaine Stanford (approximately 18 min.)
Cataloging source
UBY
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
In English, with English and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
G70.212
LC item number
.G46 2011
Runtime
62
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The geospatial revolution, produced by Penn State Public Broadcasting
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Public Service Media Project."
  • CD-ROM contains learning materials such as video clips, interactives, background essays and discussion questions designed for students grades 7-12 and postsecondary
Accompanying material
1 computer disc (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • computer disc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • computer program
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 62 min.)
File format
unknown
Media category
  • video
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 5974
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn767534625
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD, CD-ROMS
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The geospatial revolution, produced by Penn State Public Broadcasting
Publication
Note
  • "A Public Service Media Project."
  • CD-ROM contains learning materials such as video clips, interactives, background essays and discussion questions designed for students grades 7-12 and postsecondary
Accompanying material
1 computer disc (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • computer disc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • computer program
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 62 min.)
File format
unknown
Media category
  • video
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 5974
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn767534625
  • UtOrBLW
System details
DVD, CD-ROMS
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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