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The Magic School Bus:  Out of This World, Scholastic Publications, Inc., 1997, 30 minutes, Libraryvideo.com #K9546
In this introduction for ages 4–10, Ms. Frizzle and her class learn facts about comets, meteors, and asteroids. 

Meteors, Asteroids, and Comets:  Vol. 4, Phoenix Multimedia, 2000, Libraryvideo.com #N0344
In this video featuring graphics, photos, and fact-filled animations, viewers ages 12 and older examine meteorites, asteroids, and comets.

Sudden Impact:  Meteors from the Cosmic Travelers Series, Adler Media, Inc., 1997, UPC 743452024636
Mankind’s beliefs about meteors throughout history is explored in this video featuring on-location footage of recent meteorite impact sites, 3-D animation illustrating the journey of meteorites, computer-generated images, and deep-space photography.

Comets and Meteors, Bill Nye, Walt Disney Productions, 1997, #110484
In this entertaining and informative Bill Nye video, children ages 10 and older discover what important information about the creation and history of our universe is brought to us by comets and meteorites, our messengers from space. Order by phone (616-365-2232), fax (616-365-2222), or e-mail.

 

 

Last updated
January 9, 2007