The Resource Old wives' tales & science : so many myths & so little time, presented by Michael Cross

Old wives' tales & science : so many myths & so little time, presented by Michael Cross

Label
Old wives' tales & science : so many myths & so little time
Title
Old wives' tales & science
Title remainder
so many myths & so little time
Statement of responsibility
presented by Michael Cross
Contributor
Language
eng
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Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Recorded at the Chelmsford Public Library on Dec. 11, 2015
PerformerNote
Presented by Michael Cross, PhD
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cross, Michael
  • Chelmsford Public Library (Chelmsford, Mass.)
Series statement
  • Library hour
  • Friday morning lecture series
Technique
not applicable
Label
Old wives' tales & science : so many myths & so little time, presented by Michael Cross
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Professor Cross discusses and classifies common myths as TRUE or FALSE based on scientific evidence. Is it dangerous to hold your sneeze? Would cracking the knuckles cause arthritis? Carrots, do they really help with vision? Can you swim immediately after eating? Michael Cross is department chair of Natural Sciences at NECC where he teaches chemistry and forensic science. He believes that education should be fun and exciting. He enjoys incorporating demonstrations and magic tricks into his teaching
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1657196
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 62 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1657196
  • (Sirsi) 1657196
  • (MAnMC)mrq01657196
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Old wives' tales & science : so many myths & so little time, presented by Michael Cross
Publication
Note
Professor Cross discusses and classifies common myths as TRUE or FALSE based on scientific evidence. Is it dangerous to hold your sneeze? Would cracking the knuckles cause arthritis? Carrots, do they really help with vision? Can you swim immediately after eating? Michael Cross is department chair of Natural Sciences at NECC where he teaches chemistry and forensic science. He believes that education should be fun and exciting. He enjoys incorporating demonstrations and magic tricks into his teaching
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1657196
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 62 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1657196
  • (Sirsi) 1657196
  • (MAnMC)mrq01657196
Video recording format
DVD

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