Bill Nye, the science guy. Architecture
- DVD 720 B596 (CEN)
Classroom ed. DVD
In English or Spanish; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, closed-captioned.
Host, Bill Nye.
Elk Grove Village, IL : Disney Educational Productions, 2008.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast as part of the television program Bill Nye, the science guy in 1997.
Special features: fully indexed "chapters" correlated to National Science Standards ; interactive glossaries and quizzes ; bonus footage of never-before-seen segments, interviews, and demos ; on-disk implementation guide.
Bill Nye uses the "dollhouse of science" to demonstrate how architects design buildings. Then he travels to Japan to learn how pagodas are built to withstand earthquakes.