Energy electricity from the moon /

The ocean tides offer a clean and renewable energy source that can reduce reliance on fossil fuels. This Science Screen Report shows how Earth's tides are formed, illustrates their relationship to the Moon's gravitational forces, and explains how these principles can be applied to the construction o... Full description

Corporate Author: Allegro Productions (Firm)
Other Authors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2001.
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.
Summary: The ocean tides offer a clean and renewable energy source that can reduce reliance on fossil fuels. This Science Screen Report shows how Earth's tides are formed, illustrates their relationship to the Moon's gravitational forces, and explains how these principles can be applied to the construction of underwater turbines. The program also explores efforts to reduce the environmental impact of dams that are essential in the operation of undersea power plants.
Item Description: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 06, 2006.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (14 min.) : sd., col., digital file + instructional materials (online)
Format: Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Audience: 8 to 12.
Access: Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.

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