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Author: Tim KirkbyRobert PopperPeter SerafinowiczTalkback Thames (Firm)British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.All authors
Publisher: [England] : BBC ; Burbank, CA : Distributed in the USA by Warner Home Video, 2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on the unforgettable Open University and Television for Schools programs of the 1970s. Through a series of gloriously deadpan experiments, we observe a colony of ants build an igloo, receive a telephone call from a brain, discover why ghosts can't whistle, and reveal the largest number in the world. Science has never been so silly.
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Genre/Form: Parody television programs
Television comedies
Television series
Foreign television programs
Fiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Kirkby; Robert Popper; Peter Serafinowicz; Talkback Thames (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419894978 9781419894978
OCLC Number: 648015808
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: DVD release of the 2002 production.
Extras include: Advanced double length module: calcium; "Little mouse," a full-length pop video; commentaries; "Little mouse" commentary by Jack Morgan; pages from Ceefax; play-at-home quiz pages; additional music; test card.
Credits: Director of photography, John E. Walker ; editor, Chris Dickens ; animations, Gideon Corby ; music, GELG.
Cast: Peter Serafinowicz, Robert Popper ; narrated by Nigel Lambert.
Description: 1 videodisc (71 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; widescreen presentation ; stereo.
Contents: Calcium --
Maths --
Water --
Germs --
Ghosts --
Sulphur --
Music --
Iron --
The brain.
Responsibility: a Talkback production for BBC ; written and produced by Robert Popper, Peter Serafinowicz ; director, Tim Kirkby.

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Based on the unforgettable Open University and Television for Schools programs of the 1970s. Through a series of gloriously deadpan experiments, we observe a colony of ants build an igloo, receive a telephone call from a brain, discover why ghosts can't whistle, and reveal the largest number in the world. Science has never been so silly.

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