Inca, Part 1
This is the first of six (24:30) clips in this series about the Incas. Producer uses a variety of film reenactments, footage of modern-day Incan descendants, and primary source photos and video footage to give a comprehensive view of not just the Incan civilization but their predecessors (most notably the Nazca and Moche). Endings are abrupt (often ending mid-sentence!), but pick up on next clip in the series. This first one begins with a dramatic (violent) reenactment of the end of the Incan ci
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Buoyancy
Showing viewers that objects immersed in a liquid are buoyed up by a force equal to the weight of the liquid displaced, this program explains the principle of buoyancy. Eureka was a series of short cartoons on physics that ran on public television in the 1980's.  The video explains the concept in simple and well illustrated way.  Good for students of any elementary school level. 
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Teaching Kids Media Literacy
Teens are one of the largest groups of media consumers. From television to movies, the Internet and mobile media, teens are watching, listening and reading more media than parents may realize. Amy James from Knowledge Essentials came to the CBS NEWS 9 studio to help parents guide their teens through the media maze. Find more media literacy tips for parents at the Knowledge Essentials blog
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Dyslexia, So What is it All About?
This is a short animated film explaining what dyslexia is.  It is used to describe difficulty with written language, organization and short term memory.  No one’s dyslexia is the same.  It is different depending on how the individual's brain works.  This can also have positive effects also, often dyslexics are good problem-solvers, communicators, and practice tasks.  About ten percent of the population is dyslexic.  Most dyslexics find a w
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Admiral Nelson: Death on the HMS Victory
This film is about the death of Lord Nelson in the Battle of Trafalgar. It discusses the possibility of Lord Nelson being the target of a French assassin.

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A Christmas Carol
This is the first ten minutes of the 1984 film, A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, featuring actors George C. Scott as Ebenezer Scrooge and Frank Finlay as Jacob Marley.  Marley's ghost visits Scrooge to warn him to change his selfish ways before he dies, if he does not wish to become an old ghost in chains.
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Atoms
This program explains that molecules are made up of atoms. In pure metals, all the atoms are arranged separately in a lattice-work pattern, but in most non-metals, liquids, and gases, the atoms are bunched together intomolecules. Eureka was a series of short cartoons on physics that ran on public television in the 1980's.  The video explains the concept in simple and well illustrated way.  Good for students of any elementary school level. run time 04:51.
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The True Meaning of Thanksgiving
This is a documentary short film about the Thanksgiving holiday and the word "THANKSGIVING" and how it came into being. This documentary contains viewpoints of Thanksgiving, mostly Native American.

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The Crash of the Hindenburg (4)
Finally, the crash occurs in New Jersey. Professional video with narration, film, and slides of the crash.

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In the Land of Jim Crow: Growing Up Segregated
The experiences of living with de jure segregation in the South and de facto segregation in the North are recalled in vivid, first-hand accounts. Historical commentaries are interspersed with remembrances that are sure to stimulate discussions about racial segregation, its impact on society in general, and its influence on African American culture both in years past and today. A Kinocraft production and winner of several film-festival awards. 
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Alcatraz History Part 1 of 7
This Is An Alcatraz Documentary From 1971 With Howard Duff. This Contains Rare Film And Interviews. Film shows the island and the buildings.  Discusses the history of the jail and some of the people who were in the jail.  This is an extraordinary story.
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Alcatraz History Part 2 of 7
This Is An Alcatraz Documentary From 1971 With Howard Duff. This Contains Rare Film And Interviews. Film shows the island and the buildings.  Discusses the history of the jail and some of the people who were in the jail.  This is an extraordinary story.
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Alcatraz History Part 3 of 7
This Is An Alcatraz Documentary From 1971 With Howard Duff. This Contains Rare Film And Interviews. Film shows the island and the buildings.  Discusses the history of the jail and some of the people who were in the jail.  This is an extraordinary story.
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Alcatraz History Part 4 of 7
This Is An Alcatraz Documentary From 1971 With Howard Duff. This Contains Rare Film And Interviews. Film shows the island and the buildings.  Discusses the history of the jail and some of the people who were in the jail.  This is an extraordinary story.
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Alcatraz History Part 5 of 7
This Is An Alcatraz Documentary From 1971 With Howard Duff. This Contains Rare Film And Interviews. Film shows the island and the buildings.  Discusses the history of the jail and some of the people who were in the jail.  This is an extraordinary story.
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Alcatraz History Part 6 of 7
This Is An Alcatraz Documentary From 1971 With Howard Duff. This Contains Rare Film And Interviews. Film shows the island and the buildings.  Discusses the history of the jail and some of the people who were in the jail.  This is an extraordinary story.
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Alcatraz History Part 7 of 7
This Is An Alcatraz Documentary From 1971 With Howard Duff. This Contains Rare Film And Interviews. Film shows the island and the buildings.  Discusses the history of the jail and some of the people who were in the jail.  This is an extraordinary story.
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Pollock Painting LIVE(1950)
This film is a fragment (going on a loop) of the film of Jackson Pollock painting - it was shot by Hans Namuth (1950) and release(1950) and released as "Jackson Pollock 51" (1951). The sound is not synchronous, but can be understood and really makes you "feel" the time period.
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Swing Time - Rogers and Astaire
In this Swing Time clip you see the first true dance number with Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers paired together. this film was made in 1936 and was a musical comedy set mainly in New York.  It was considered by many to be the best dance musical that they did.
 In this Swing Time clip, Lucky, Astaire, saves Penny's, Rogers, job by showing how much she has taught him.

The first true dance number with th

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War of The Century - Part 14
This part of the documentary shows that the  Red Army had a especial weapon. The especial tactics are explained. There are accounts of former Soviet and German soldiers retelling what they lived. Hitler's plans and Operation Winter Storm are explained. There is footage and there is reference to the difficulties the German army met. The video includes scenes of a 1942 German film that shows many real facts were hidden to the people.
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