Eyewitness Children's Encyclopedia (PC, CD-ROM) DK Multimedia - 1997 USA, Canada Release

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Eyewitness Children's Encyclopedia
Packaging cover Eyewitness Children's Encyclopedia.
Product ID 35517-02233
Product UPC 635517022339
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1997
Publisher(s) DK Multimedia
Category(s) Reference, Encyclopedia, Children's Encyclopedia
Recommended age(s) 7-12.
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

  • More than 5,000 screens and pop-ups.
  • 40 Videos.
  • 90 Animations.
  • 2 Hours of audio.

The essential multimedia encyclopedia for children.
Informative... Comprehensive... Entertaining.

  • The only CD-ROM encyclopedia created specifically for children ages 7 to 12.
  • Designed by educational experts to stimulate children's natural curiosity and challenge them to learn more about their world.
  • Unparalleled depth and breadth of information makes this CD-ROM the ideal reference for home and school.
  • Cutting-edge text-to-speech and virtual reality technology gives children a spectacular multimedia learning experience.

40 Dazzling video clips are optimized for Intel Pentium processors with MMX technology.

3D Worlds of Knowledge.
Explore 20 dazzling, fully rendered 3D environments- each seamlessly linked to layers of in-depth information.

The Navigator.
A fun, easy-to-use interface that's fully customizable for each user.

MMX Optimized.
Enhanced video and MarisVR performance on PCs featuring Intel's Pentium processor with MMX technology- completely compatible with non-MMX Pentium systems.

Benefits include:

  • Uses the latest text-to-speech technology for a true multimedia experience.
  • 3D Virtual reality technology creates absorbing, immersive environments for exploration.
  • 600,000 Words of text written especially for this CD-ROM.
  • Complete biographies of more than 700 people from scientists to sports stars.

Depth of Information.
More than 5,000 information screens and pop-ups each present a wealth of detailed information, all of it especially created by educational experts for this encyclopedia.

Active Learning Club Internet Link.
Includes a built-in link to the DK Active Learning Club site on the World Wide Web. Available only to users of selected DK Multimedia titles, the DK Active Learning Club is a constantly updated, ever-changing online world of educational material, contests, project ideas, special guests, downloadable goodies, and much, much more!

System Requirements

PC Windows 95
Required CPU Pentium 75
Required RAM 16MB
Req. Hard Drive 25MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 4X
Required Audio 8-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA Hi-Color
SVGA True-Color

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