Earth Science


New! Rain (High Five Facts, Season 2) 4 min.

This video explores five fun facts about rain.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2022

Biomes, Ecosystems, and Habitats 6 min.

This brief program gives the viewer an introduction to biomes, ecosystems, and habitats and discusses biotic and abiotic features.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2022

Earth Science 42 min.

This series of short programs looks at different aspects of earth science, including continents, tectonic plates, landforms, biological classification, biomes, ecosystems, and the moon.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2022

What is the Carbon Cycle? 3 min.

What is the carbon cycle and how are humans changing it?

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2022

New! Changing Seas (Season 13) 120 min.

Changing Seas Season 13 shows viewers how oceanographers and other experts study Earth's last frontier, shedding light on how human activities are threatening ocean resources. Season 13 features four half-hour episodes that address ways people can minimize their negative impact and help improve the quality of our oceans one step at a time.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Episode 1: Recreational Shark Fishing: Collaborating for Conservation (Changing Seas, Season 13) 27 min.

Shore-based, catch and release shark fishing is a popular past time in Florida. But is it having a negative impact on sensitive shark populations? Scientists have teamed up with anglers to study the survival rates of the fish and conduct outreach on best practices.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Episode 2: At the Water's Edge: The Salt Marsh (Changing Seas, Season 13) 27 min.

Along scenic coastlines in the South, waves of mesmerizing green and golden grass stretch to the horizon. This is the salt marsh - a part liquid, part solid landscape that is teeming with life. How do scientists study the salt marsh? And how resilient is it to climate change?

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Episode 3: Alvin: Pioneer of the Deep (Changing Seas, Season 13) 27 min.

The deep-sea submersible Alvin has brought explorers to extraordinary places for more than 50 years. Now, as Alvin is poised to continue its revolutionary scientific work, a new set of upgrades will take it deeper than ever before. A co-production with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

New! Episode 4: Habitats: The Key to Florida's Fisheries (Changing Seas, Season 13) 27 min.

Tarpon and snook are two of Florida’s most iconic game fish. Both species rely on mangrove creeks and ponds when they are juveniles. With half of the state’s mangroves lost to development, scientists employ creative solutions to restore and reconnect some of these important habitats to secure the future of the fisheries.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2021

Earthquake and Active Volcano Distribution 3 min.

With the use of exciting graphics and footage this clip will leave students with a clear understanding of the distribution of earthquakes and active volcanoes and how they are influenced by tectonic plates, hotspots and mantle plumes.

Formats: DVD Copyright Date: 2021