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        Protect Your Health and Environment

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        Funder: NIEHS-grayscale

        Project Credits:

        The PBS LearningMedia Environmental Public Health Collection is contributed by the WGBH Educational Foundation. It is a collaborative production of WGBH Education, WGBH Digital, and WGBH Media Library & Archives. Major funding for this project is provided by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

        This project was supported by Award Number RC1ES018084 from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences or the National Institutes of Health.

        Production Credits

        Project Management

        Denise Blumenthal

        Joe Brandt

        Anna Brooks

        Karen Cariani

        Christine Dietlin

        Howard Lurie

        Peter Pinch

        Ted Sicker

        Christian Wise

        Resource Production Team

        Steven Bedard

        Kit Buckley

        Julie Ecker

        Irena Fayngold

        Jessica Gidal

        Jason Kahn

        Emily Lu

        Barbara Moran

        Dan Paquin

        Christopher Riegle

        Lisa Rosenthal

        Barbara Seidl

        Mitch Smith

        Business Management

        Sue Chalifoux

        Maria Constantinides

        Polly Searles

        Copy Editor

        Jill Farinelli


        Ann Backus, Harvard-NIEHS Center for Environmental Health

        Sally Crissman, TERC

        Gilly Puttick, TERC

        Margaret Reid, Boston Public Health Commission

        Kathleen Mead Vandiver, The Center for Environmental Health Sciences, MIT

        Understanding Air Lesson Plan Development Team

        Atmospheric Science Advisors

        Eben S. Cross, Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT

        Kelly E. Daumit, Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT

        Jesse H. Kroll, Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT

        LEGO® Lesson Production Team

        Amy M. Fitzgerald, Edgerton Center, MIT

        Jessica E. Garrett, Edgerton Center, MIT

        Amanda N. Gruhl, Center for Environmental Health Sciences, MIT

        Kathleen M. Vandiver, Center for Environmental Health Sciences, MIT

        Video Closed Captioning

        Media Access Group

        Resource Credits

        ABC News VideoSource

        American Forests, photos of Rachel Carson

        Emily Butler photograph of grad student Sarah DuRant

        Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

        Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Native Diabetes Wellness Program

        CNN ImageSource

        Coalition to Prevent Lead Poisoning

        Dangerous Films, Ltd. - dramatic sequences produced for Rx for Survival: "How Safe Are We" and "Deadly Messengers"

        Earth Island Institute

        Environmental Justice League of RI, Director Ellie Leonardsmith

        FEMA/Dave Saville

        Fisher Broadcasting 5AM Images, Yuri Arcurs, Atmospheric, Blend Images, Danielle Bonardelle, bpmcwill, Natalia D., Raphael Daniaud, Demarco, Tyler Derden, DJ, endostock, Keith Frith, Kelpfish, Artur Gabrysiak, godfer, Laurence Gough, Indigo, Jim Kerwood, Aaron Kohr, Larry Lawhead, Phillippe Leridon, Living Legend, MJPHOTO, Ivan Montero, moodboard, Stephan Morrosch, Nvuk, pressmaster, Alexander Raths, Lisa F. Young

        Force Four Entertainment, Inc. "Playing with Poison"

        Framingham Historical Society

        "In Small Doses" was produced by Dartmouth College Toxic Metals Superfund Research Program under a grant from NIEHS and supported by Award Number P42ES007373 from the NIEHS. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the NIEHS or the NIH. © 2009 The Trustees of Dartmouth College Rolf Aasa, Douglas Allen, ANLM, Eniko Balogh, Deborah Benbrook, Glenn Bo, Bob Turitz Photography, David Cannings-Bushell, Дмитрй Скалев, Kimberly Deprey, Jaimie Duplass, fotoVoyager, Ines Gesell, Danish Khan, Susan Law Cain, David Leindecker, magui80, James McQuillan, michellegibson, Ekaterina Monakhova, nolimitpictures, Simon Owler, Palto, Karen Phillips, pidjoe, Sunitha Pilli, ranplett, .shock, Anita Stizzoli, Tjui Tjioe, Maria Toutoudaki, Anantha Vardhan, Scott Vickers, Vikram Raghuvanshi Photography, jianying yin

        ITN Source

        Michael E. Jackson

        Lynn Johnson/National Geographic Stock

        Jupiterimages Corporation

        The LEGO Group and MIT. All Rights Reserved. Lego, the Lego logo, and the brick and knob configuration are trademarks of the Lego Group, used here with permission.

        Jenny Labalme

        Linda Harrar Productions

        MacNeil/Lehrer Productions

        Magnum Photos/Erich Hartmann

        Maryland Sea Grant, Michael Fincham

        Mosaic Films "Big River" distributed by Bullfrog Films

        National Archives and Records Administration

        National Library of Medicine

        National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

        National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

        Need to Know/WNET

        Oregon State University (mercury concentration data)

        Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization - Blend Images, Comstock, Creatas, Design Pics, Digital Vision, Purestock, and Radius Images

        Red Rock Pictures "Split Estate"

        Sacred Land Film Project "Poison in the Rockies" distributed by Bullfrog Films

        Luis Daniel Sepulveda - andesign101 © 2012, Thor Jorgen Udvang © 2010, shadow216 © 2010

        Stanford Lewis, Strategic Video Productions

        Thought Equity Motion for CBS News footage

        Toxic Comedy Pictures "Blue Vinyl" distributed by Bullfrog Films

        Twin Cities Public Television's DragonflyTV

        United Church of Christ

        U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer Second Class Lauren Jorgensen

        U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (mercury concentration data)

        U.S. EPA AIRNow

        U.S. EPA/Eric Vance

        U.S. Food And Drug Administration photographs by Keith Weller, Peggy Greb, and Stephan Ausmus

        Vulcan Productions


        Wildlife Conservation Society/Bronx Zoo

        WPA Film Library

        Special thanks to AFTRA and AF of M for granting permission to use segments produced with participation of their members.

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