DVD - 2004
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Explore large structures and what it takes to build them. Discover the stories behind famous structures and their builders, plus how engineers today are building bigger than before. Tour the world and trace the history of domes, from the Houston Astrodome to Rome's St. Peter's Cathedral, to the geodesic domes of Buckminster. Introduces ingenious designers, recounts rarely told heroic stories, and reveals amazing triumps. Includes short vignette featuring kids doing a simple hands on engineering activity.
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : WGBH Boston Video : WGBH Educational Foundation, p2004, c2000.
ISBN: 9781593752101
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (DVD) (60 min.) :,sound, color ;,4 3/4 in.


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