Computers, episode 78 of the television program "Bill Nye, the Science Guy"
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
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This episode of Bill Nye the Science Guy presents basic computer functions and application for an audience of school-age children. Focuses on the use of binary "on/off" switches and the role of electricity in computing, and also discusses storage media (CD-ROM, hard drives, floppy disks, and magnetic tape) and a brief overview of computing history.