||Eyewitness Encyclopedia of Nature 2.0
||(Win95/98/Me/2000/XP/Mac) (Retail) (ENCNATDR)
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley
Nature Has Never Been This
Accessible...Or This Exciting
An updated, enhanced version of the award-winning original
CD-ROM, Eyewitness Encyclopedia of Nature 2.0 is unique - not just a
complete refernce to the natural sciences, but a compelling interactive
experience, too. Perfect for students, naturalists, or for anyone interested in
live on Earth in all its glorious diversity, Eyewitness Encyclopedia of
Nature 2.0 is the essential comprehensive CD-ROM guide to the world of
The Ultimate Interactive Reference. An
innovative Naturalist's Console interface, easy-to-use navigation features, and
full indexing make finding specific information fast and easy. More than 1,800
article screens and pop ups provide a wealth of logically organized, detailed
information - all prepared by recognized experts int he natural sciences.
Stunning 3D Habitats. Enter beautifully rendered
3D habitats to learn more about the plants and animals that inhabit them. Zoom
in and out, move up and down, and click on any animal or plant to learn more
about each species' characteristics.
Nature Online. Connect to this unique webzine
for exciting news from the world of science and links to environmental,
conservation, and nature-related sites across cyberspace.
Sound and Vision. Stunning video sequences,
specially created animations, and razor-sharp color photographs bring nature to
life in unparalleled brilliance and clarity. Explore the fascinating world of
bird communication, and test your skills at identifying a variety of birds from
their calls. See how different animals perceive their surroundings as you look
through their eyes.
3D Classification. The new Classification
section provides a rigorous guide to all groups of living species via an
innovative 3D menu system. Figure out the identity of a variety of life forms
from a gallery of stunning close-up images.
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22Mb available space on hard drive, 8-bit sound card, loudspeakers or
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