Rocks that originate underground

United States, 1966

Film
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Episode of Series “Earth science series”.
Explains the formation of typical igneous and metamorphic rocks and the conditions under which they are formed according to indirect evidence. Also, the program investigates the requirements for the formation of intergrown crystalline mineral grains. Suitable for Upper Primary and Lower Secondary.

Credits

director

Charles L. Finance

producer

Stanley Croner

production company

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

Language

English

Duration

00:24:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28020

Subject categories

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 12+

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Geology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Rocks, Igneous

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Geology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Rocks, Crystalline

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Rocks, Metamorphic

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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