Number's Alive! is an educational television show that aired on PBS and
MPT during 1996. Known for a popular children's show, Blue's Clues'
director Todd Kessler presents the story of a teenage band known as
Beyond Zero that travels around the USA to places like Montana and the
Florida Everglades. During these travels, members of the band, Johnny
Kowolski (Johnny Alonso), Electra (Erika Frank), Jill (Michelle
Ingkavet) and others including Math Guy (Skipp Fennel) and Ellie the
tutor (Desiree Marie Velez) explore the history and intriguing people
they meet. Number concepts that range from percentages to geometric
coordinates along with statistics and probability are employed to solve
dilemmas they experience in their travels. At the end of each episode,
the band performs in a musical rock video that centers on the
mathematical concept that is presented in the storyline.