1998 Media Technology Catalog
  Science

National Geographic Society
Videodiscs and CD-ROMs

photo These interactive learning tools remove the walls from your classroom and transport your students to the far corners of the world, into the animal kingdom and even the solar system.


Features | Program Components | System Requirements

Features

  • Award-winning titles from National Geographic give students exciting, easy-to-use resources.
  • With the click of a mouse, youngsters can explore the world - and all that's in it - through video, photographs, sound, and text.
  • Videodiscs and CD-ROMs include Spanish print and audio.


Program Components

STV: Biodiversity
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit
0-02-823659-9
0-02-823660-2
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Solar System
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit
0-02-823625-4
0-02-823626-2
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Restless Earth
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit
0-02-823627-0
0-02-823628-9
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Plants
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit
0-02-823663-7
0-02-823664-5
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Water
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit
0-02-823665-3
0-02-823666-1
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Rain Forest
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit
0-02-823629-7
0-02-823630-0
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Atmosphere
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit
0-02-823667-X
0-02-823668-8
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Human Body Series
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit, MAC
0-02-823669-6
0-02-823670-X
$607.50
$877.50
STV: The Cell
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit, MAC
0-02-823671-8
0-02-823672-6
$225.00
$325.00
GTV: Planetary Manager™
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit, MAC
Level III Kit, DOS
0-02-823635-1
0-02-823636-X
0-02-823638-6
$295.00
$395.00
$395.00
Newton's Apple® Life Sciences
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit, MAC
0-02-823675-0
0-02-823676-9
$225.00
$325.00
Newton's Apple® Physical Sciences
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit, MAC
0-02-823673-4
0-02-823674-2
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Earth, Moon and Stars
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit, MAC
0-02-823990-3
0-02-823995-4
$225.00
$325.00
STV: Electricity and Simple Machine
photo Level I Kit
Level III Kit, MAC
0-02-823988-1
0-02-823993-8
$225.00
$325.00
Mammals: A Multimedia Encyclopedia CD-ROM
DOS Version
MAC Version
TE Lab Pack DOS
TE Lab Pack MAC
0-02-823655-6
0-02-823656-4
0-02-822008-0
0-02-822009-9
$69.95
$69.95
$209.95
$209.95
NGS PictureShow Geology CD-ROM
photo MAC/WIN
MAC/WIN Lab Pack
0-02-823677-7
0-02-822012-9
$45.95
$137.95
NGS PictureShow Earth's Endangered Environments CD-ROM
photo MAC/WIN
MAC/WIN Lab Pack
0-02-823678-5
0-02-822013-7
$45.95
$137.95

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System Requirements

Videodiscs
Level I
  • TV monitor
  • Videodisc player with bar code reader or remote
Level III
  • Computer software versions are compatible with most Sony and Pioneer videodisc players
Level III DOS
  • IBM PS/1, PS/2 or 100% compatible
  • At least 1M RAM and 80286 or higher microprocessor
  • DOS 3.3 or higher
  • IBM PS/2 mouse or 100% compatible with a Microsoft mouse, using driver version 7.0 or higher
  • IBM PS/2 monitor with VGA graphics or 100% compatible
  • 3.5" disk drive
  • Hard drive
Level III MAC
  • At least 2M RAM
  • System version 6.0.8 or higher
  • 3.5" disk drive
  • Hard drive
Level III Apple IIGS
  • 768K RAM
  • ROM version 01 or higher
  • Two 3.5" disk drives
CD-ROMs
Mammals
Macintosh
  • At least 4M RAM
  • System 6.0.8 or higher
  • Color monitor
  • CD-ROM drive
DOS
  • IBM PS/1 or PS/2 or 100% compatible
  • At least 640K RAM
  • DOS version 3.3 or higher
  • IBM PS/2 mouse or mouse 100% compatible with Microsoft mouse driver version 7.0 or higher
  • IBM PS/2 color monitor with MCGA graphics or 100% compatible
  • IBM PS/2 CD-ROM drive capable of playing right or left audio channels independently
  • Amplified speakers or headphones
NGS PictureShow
Macintosh
  • At least 4M RAM
  • System 6.0.8 or higher
  • 13" or larger monitor with at least 256 colors
  • CD-ROM drive
Windows
  • Multimedia PC
  • 4M RAM
  • 20 MHz 80386DX or higher microprocessor
  • Microsoft Windows version 3.1 or higher
  • DOS version 5.0 or higher
  • Monitor with 256 colors

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