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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Entomology, Insects, Termites
Source: 16mm film: 2 Reels of 2
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Clocks and watches, Time
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 604 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Theodore Downs, chief curator of earth sciences at the Los Angeles County Museum, speaking about the fossils found in the Rancho La Brea Tar Pits. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Downs, Dr. Theodore, Los Angeles County Museum, La Brea Tar Pits
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Motion, Physics
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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Note : Gaps in program from 00:00:48-00:01:45 and 00:22:50-00:23:21. Description : This episode features Dr. Evon C.Greanias of San Jose, California's IBM demonstrating a remarkable experimental instrument, which was the first step towards a machine that could "read" handwriting and the precursor to the Optical Character Recognition technology now integrated into our daily lives. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Psychiatry
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Measurement
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 155 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Robert C. Stebbins, of UC Berkeley. Stebbins, the the preeminent expert on western North American reptiles and amphibians, speaks about garter snakes and other reptiles on the California Threatened Species list. This episode contains rare early footage of Stebbins, who recently passed away, and was best known for writing and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Stebbins, Robert C. (Robert Cyril), 1915-2013
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 506 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Arnold Beckman of Beckman Instruments, speaking about advances in science as a result of newly-developed techniques of measuring. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Beckman, Arnold
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 159 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Harvey White, of the UC Berkeley Physics Department. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, White, Harvey Elliott, 1902-1988
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Psychiatry, Dreams
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 601 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Thomas M. Gates, of the California Academy of Sciences' Morrison Planetarium. Episode description: "creating the grand illusion of starlit skies under an artificial hemisphere" (the Morrison was then in its first decade of operation). Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences....
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Whitford, Gates, Thomas M.
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Fluids, Motion
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 620 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Arthur L. Schawlow, Professor of Physics, Stanford University. This episode is a candid portrait of Schawlow, Nobel laureate and co-inventor of the laser. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Schawlow, Arthur L., 1921-1999
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 600 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Albert E. Whitford, Director and Astronomer at the Lick Observatory. Whitford was also Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Emeritus, at UC Santa Cruz, and here presents the work of the Lick Observatory as well as his own research. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Whitford, Albert E. (Albert Edward), 1905-2002,...
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 355 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. R. Steven White and Dr. Stanley Freden of the Lawrence Radiation Laboratory at UC Berkeley, speaking about what man, in his penetration of space, is finding out about the dangerous high energy zone that surrounds our planet.. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, White, R Steven, Freden, Stanley
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Biology, Biological rhythms, Hedgehogs
Source: 2 inch videotape: Quadruplex: 1 Tape of 1
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Note : Program ends abruptly. Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 615 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features California's wine industry, represented by Don W. McColly, then the President and general manager of the Wine Institute (http://www.wineinstitute.org/). Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, McColly, Don W.
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Astronomy, Stars, Stars--Evolution
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 379 of the California Academy of Sciences television program Science in Action features guest Charles Eames, designer of the iconic Eames lounge chair, designed and later manufactured in Los Angeles. Animal of the week: Australian Terrier. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Eames, Charles, Australian Terrier, California...
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 617 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Harvey E. White, Director of the UC Berkeley Lawrence Hall of Science. White presents a tour of the Lawrence, and discusses then-cutting-edge approaches to public science education in a museum setting. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, White, Harvey Elliott, 1902-1988
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 330 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Earl S. Herald of the California Academy of sciences, speaking about fact and fiction about a variety of sea creatures from sting-rays to giant man-eating sharks. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Chang, Hsien-Wu, California Academy of Sciences, Science in Action,...
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 514 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Earl S. Herald of the California Academy of Sciences, speaking about some of the exotic fishes in the recently renovated Steinhart Aquarium. Animal of the week: saiga (antelope-goat). Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, California Academy of Sciences, Steinhart Aquarium, Science in Action,...
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Poisons
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Exhibitions
Source: 2 inch videotape: Quadruplex: 1 Tape of 1
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Chemistry, Chemical elements, Discoveries in science, Plutonium
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Chemistry, Forensic, Crime
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Snakes, Rattlesnakes
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Geology, Volcanoes
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Metals
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Chemistry, Detergents, Cleaning
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Technology, Transportation, Wheels
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Beverages, Coffee
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Additional Title : California Institute of Man in Nature Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift...
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
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Description : Sage Hen and Antelope in Merced Kails and and Lassen, California. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
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Description : Sage Hen at Shaffer Mt.; First of Geese at mapes Ranch, Modesto, California and Honey Lake Valley; Antelope from hr. viewland. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner....
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Description : This episode features Dr. Bernard Widrow of the Electrical Engineering department at Stanford University demonstrating "Madeline I", a machine that learns how to perform human-like tasks. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Andes
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 607 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Leslie A. Irvin, Manager of Engineering at Bay Area Rapid Transit. This episode aired six years before BART was open for mass transit, and presents the system during its development phase. A particularly compelling episode in today's Bay Area political climate, it is a study of one of the largest engineering projects in the world. Source : 1 Reel of 1:...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Irvin, Leslie A., Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART)
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Note : Gap in program from 00:01:03-00:02:00. Description : This episode features Dr. Fred Adler of the Hughes Aircraft Company in Glendale, California sharing the story of America's "newest project"--- landing an instrumented rocket on the surface of the moon. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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by Olmsted, John, 1938-2011
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Note : Part 1 has sound from 00:20:09 - 00:30:51. Parts 2-4 are silent. Additional Title : HikaNation I-IV Description : HikaNation, California. In 1980, thirty seven hikers joined naturalist John Olmsted on a 411 day, 4,279 mile march across the country in an attempt to draw attention to the state of American trails. The march was organized by the American Hiking Society in a response to deteriorating trails and dwindling trail mileage on public land across the nation. The hike began in...
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 528 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features an interview with Dr. E. Justin Wilson, Jr. where he discusses the Horizon Scanner used for attitude control for the Orbiting Geophysical Observatory (OGO) research satellites. Animal of the week: brine shrimp. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Wilson, E. Justin
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Additional Title : California Institute of Man in Nature  Description :  Pacific Ocean. April 12, 1980. Hiking to the Pacific Ocean with windmill and Cliff House views. Ocean Beach, Cliff House at 03:14. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Optical illusions
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Description : This episode features Dr. Rex C. Mack from the Hughes Aircraft company of Glendale, California delivers a progress report on information relay and the construction of a new robot which would gather information during the first moon landing. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Radio waves
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Note : Sections of underexposed and has grainy images. Note on original containers : Reel 1 label: Cal 3.5 Reel 2 label: E Cal 4 Additional Title : California Institute of Man in Nature; Cal 3.5; E Cal 4 Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is just...
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 403 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Paul Routely of Pomona College, speaking about how distance is measured in the universe, and the application of the concept of time and distance. Animal of the week: nature-mobile. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Routely, Paul, Solar parallax, Space geography
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 621 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features American folklorist and anthropologist Dr. William Russel Bascom, then the Director of the Robert H. Lowie Museum of Anthropology at UC Berkeley. Bascom presents a tour of the museum and discusses then-current discoveries in the world of anthropology. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Bascom, William Russell, 1912-1981
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 535 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Thomas Poulter, of the Stanford Research Institute (SRI International), presenting his work on biosonar technologies. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Poulter, Thomas
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by Olmsted, John, 1938-2011
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Description : Pygmy Forest, Jug Handle State Reserve Source : 3 Reels of 3: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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by Olmsted, John, 1938-2011
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Additional Title : California Institute of Man in Nature Description: Briones Regional Park, California. April 14, 1980. Eagle flying with views over Briones Regional Park and with hikers at 02:37.    Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 611 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Earl S. Herald of the California Academy of Sciences, taking viewers on a behind-the-scenes tour of the Steinhart Aquarium. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, California Academy of Sciences, Science in Action, Steinhart Aquarium
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Description : This episode features former California Academy of Sciences director, Dr. George E. Lindsay discussing the Academy's scientific expedition to almost forgotten islands off the coast of California in Part 1 and superintendent of the California Academy of Science's Steinhart Aquarium Earl Herald discussing how scientists ventured under water into rich, colorful sea gardens of fish in Part 2. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project...
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
by Orr, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1908-1994
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Additional Title : Bird Banding - Clear Lake - Cord Edilos (?) Description : Bird banding at Clear Lake, California with Dr and Mrs. EC Bull of San Francisco, CA. Seagulls, pelicans, cranes, Suzie does her bird pickup, ducks and geese at sanctuary turned loose. (Transcribed from container) Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Pain, Anesthesia
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Amphibians, Toads, Frogs, Salamanders
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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by Orr, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1908-1994
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Note : Part 2 is out of focus at beginning as in original film. Additional Title : (California Bats) Description : The pallid bat and the free-tailed bat. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Description : This episode features Dr. Narinder Kapany, Director of Optics Technology and "father of fiber optics" demonstrates discoveries in the recently developed field. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
by Orr, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1908-1994
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Note : Some dark shots as in original film. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 183 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. Robert T. Orr, of the California Academy of Sciences. Orr demonstrated "the development of body coverings in the animal world." Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Orr, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1908-1994
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 608 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Milton Feldstein, Director of Technical Services at the Bay Area Air Pollution Control District, speaking about air pollution concerns and management strategies in the years immediately preceding the implementation of the Bay Area Rapid Transit system. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Feldstein, Milton, Air Pollution
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by Orr, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1908-1994
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Note : Extremely overexposed from about 1 minute to the end as in original film. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
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by California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
Topics: californiarevealed, Science, Animals
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
by Olmsted, John, 1938-2011
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Additional Title : California Institute of Man in Nature  Description :  Mt. Diablo, California April 16, 1980 Views of Mt. Diablo with hikers ascending.   Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of...
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by California Academy of Sciences
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Description : This episode featured CAS curator, Dr. Robert T. Orr as he walked viewers through a close look at mycology- the study of fungi and examined local specimens. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 539 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features William R. Gould, then the Vice President of the Southern California Edison Company, giving a tour of the California Museum of Science and Industry. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Gould, William R., 1919-2006, California Museum of...
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by California Academy of Sciences
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
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Source: 2 inch videotape: Quadruplex: 1 Tape of 1
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In 1949, the California Academy of Sciences furthered its longstanding mission to engage and educate the public in the sciences by expanding to the media of television. The result was "Science in Action." a half-hour program on a specific scientific topic, presented by the Academy's then curator of the Steinhart Aquarium, Earl S. Herald, in tandem with an expert on the show's subject. Over its sixteen year run, the show included interviews with several Nobel Laureates. This is Episode...
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Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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by Orr, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1908-1994
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 185 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features guest scientist Dr. George F. Stewart, of UC Davis, where he was the chair of the Poultry Husbandry department (now the Department of Avian Sciences). Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Academy of Sciences. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Stewart, George F., 1908-1982
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 157 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features Dr. Earl S. Herald of the California Academy of Sciences, speaking about the life cycle of sharks, the largest of fishes in the sea. The episode features live sharks of various kinds and traces their biology as well as their balance-of-life role in the sea. Animal of the week: Leopard cubs. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights...
Topics: Herald, Earl Stannard, Sharks
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Series Title : Science in Action Description : Episode 402 of the California Academy of Sciences' television program Science in Action features chancellor of the UC system and Nobel laureate Glenn Seaborg, as well as Dr. Thomas H. Pigford of UC Berkeley (founding chairman of the Department of Nuclear Engineering). Seaborg and Pigford discuss nuclear and solar energy as alternate fuel sources. Also featured in this episode is Animal of the Week the short-tailed albatross, a California native and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Herald, Earl Stannard, Pigford, Thomas H., Seaborg, Glenn T. (Glenn...
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Description : This episode features Charles Shaw, curator of reptiles at the San Diego Zoological Society demonstrating facts, legends, lore, and fancy of these deadly and majestic animals. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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