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Inside nature's giants. Giant squid / a Windfall Films production ; producer, Tom Mustill ; series produced & directed by David Dugan.

Evans, Mark, 1962- (Added Author). Reidenberg, Joy. (Added Author). Windfall Films (Firm) (Added Author). PBS Distribution (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library DVD 594.5 GIA 8936 (Text) 78551000808936 DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608836536
  • ISBN: 1608836533
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS Distribution, [2012]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Veterinary scientist Mark Evans and comparative anatomist Joy Reidenberg fly to New Zealand to join a team of experts dissecting a rare specimen of giant squid and a bizarre octopus that inhabits the ocean's 'midnight zone' over half a mile deep. From the moment they set eyes on these cephalopod cousins and their alien anatomy, the team is fascinated. Once thought to be the stuff of legend, it was only in the late 19th century that the Giant Squid was first officially recorded by scientists. Now, thanks to the dissection, the team can piece together the puzzle of how Giant Squid hunt, how they jet through the water, how their quick-fire beak pulverizes food, why it has such enormous eyes, and the brutal truth about Giant Squid reproduction.
Target Audience Note:
MWT rating: NR.
Original Version Note:
Originally broadcast by PBS in 2012.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen; stereo.
Language Note:
English audio. Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Giant squids.
Giant squids > Anatomy.
Genre: Documentary films.
Nature television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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