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Title Himalayan megaquake [videorecording] / a Nova production by Sky Vision and Sky Door Films for WGBH, Sky 1 and National Geographic Channels in association with Sky News ; writer, producer and director, Liesl Clark.

Publication Info. Arlington, VA : PBS, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    551.2209 HIM    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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digital optical rda
video file DVD video rda
Television program
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language English dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Performer Narrator, Craig Sechler.
Credits Edited by Jean Dunoyer ; camera, Jake Norton (and 4 others) ; senior executive producer, Paula S. Apsell.
Summary On April 25, 2015 a devastating earthquake rocked Nepal, wiping out villages and leaving thousands dead. Through eyewitness footage, expert interviews, and stunning graphics, NOVA reveals the anatomy of this megaquake while scientists race to answer urgent questions, is another big one coming?
Contents Preview -- National devastation -- Reservoirs of stress -- A force falling from the sky -- Engineering better buildings -- Safeguarding the future.
Subject Earthquakes -- Himalaya Mountains.
Earthquakes -- Nepal.
Earthquake damage -- Nepal.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Added Author Sechler, Craig, narrator.
Sky Vision (Firm), production company.
Sky Door Films, production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Sky 1, production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
Added Title Nova (Television program).
ISBN 9781627896290 : DVD 24.99
1627896295 : DVD 24.99
Standard No. 841887027663
Music No. NOVA6319 PBS

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