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Extreme animal weapons : nature's arms race / a BBC Studios and Nova/WGBH Boston co-production ; produced and directed by Peter Fison.

Fison, Peter, (television director,, television producer.). Meyers, Eric, 1959- (narrator.). Hartnoll, Paul, 1968- (composer.). Emlen, Douglas John, 1967- Animal weapons. (Added Author). BBC Studios, (production company.). WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), (production company.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (publisher.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531702625
  • ISBN: 1531702627
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widscreen.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2018]
  • Distributor: [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distributions, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"SDH subtitles (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing) are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed-captions.
Originally produced as an episode of the television series: Nova.
Program content: ©2017.
Widescreen (16x9).
"Inspired by the book 'Animal weapons' by Douglas J. Emlen."
Running time indicated on container: approximately 60 minutes; program running time: 54 minutes.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Paul Hartnoll.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Eric Meyers.
Summary, etc.:
From lobster claws and dog teeth to bee stings and snake fangs, every creature depends on a weapon. Showcasing astonishing wildlife cinematography, Extreme Animal Weapons investigates the riddle of outsize weaponry, uncovers a bold new theory about what triggers an animal arms race, and explores the secrets that underlie nature's battleground.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TVPG.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Subject: Animal weapons.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Wildlife television programs.
Nature television programs.
Science television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television series.

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