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Title:
Alien from earth
Author:
Nasht, Simon, producer, director.
Publication Information:
[Burlington, Vt.] : WGBH Boston Video, [2009]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Examines the discovery of strange and unknown miniature hominid fossil (Homo floresiensis) remains on the island of Flores, Indonesia. Looks at the scientific debate over whether these creatures, nicknamed "hobbits, " are a type of dwarf race of humans, possibly suffering from a disease such as microcephaly, or an entirely new species.
General Note:
"The little people of Flores"--Container.

Special feature: teacher's guide (PDF).
Language:
English
Contents:
"Hobbit" appears -- What is this thing? -- Telling remains -- A lot like Lucy -- Out of Africa rewritten?
Reading Level:
Not rated.
Geographic Term:
Added Uniform Title:
Nova (Television program)
ISBN:
9781593758691
UPC:
783421429093
Format :
DVD

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