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Season 2 Episode 26

Shapes in Nature

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Aired Unknown Nov 21, 1983 on PBS
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Miguel and Paco start the week in the back of a pick-up truck, riding through San Diego Wild Animal Park. They see the prehensile tongue of a giraffe up close. A worker explains how giraffes evolved to its long-necked self. Kathy and Robin go to Magi, a 3-d computer animation studio. Christine Chang, a computer scientist, shows how masic shapes turn into complicated animal shapes. Back at the Wild Animal Park, Miguel and Paco see how an elephant's trunk can pick up things. FILM INSERT: Basic shapes are all over the world. ANIMATED MUSIC VIDEO: The Way It Was shows how the continents were together millions of years ago. BIOGRAPHY: Botanist Elma González reflects on her life and her inspiration for studying the cells of plants. FILM INSERT: Basic shapes are all over the universe. Back at the Wild Animal Park, Miguel and Paco emcounter a Bactrian camel. An expert explains that animal families are determined by the similarities of different animals. THE BLOODHOUND GANG: "The Case of the Magnetic Woman, Part One." Skip's friend, Billy Chatterton, is a weakling. And he's the perfect victim to a get-strong scheme. It all centers around soneone calling herself "The Little Georgia Magnet" and her "magnetized Georgia stump water." She has convinced Billy's father. But the Bloodhound Gang knows this woman is pulling off magician's tricks. (Concludes in next episode.) Back at the Wild Animal Park, Miguel and Paco have some final words.moreless

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Nan-Lynn Nelson

Nan-Lynn Nelson

Victoria Allen [Vikki], in The Bloodhound Gang

Marcelino Sanchez

Marcelino Sanchez

Ricardo, in The Bloodhound Gang

Hank Martin

Hank Martin

Theme Singer

Tish Rabe

Tish Rabe

Theme Singer

Benjamin H. Carlin

Benjamin H. Carlin

Paco

Judy Leak

Judy Leak

Robin

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