This video on deserts is part of a series that brings natural history and environmental subjects to life, with the use of multiple image live-action photography, graphics and animation techniques. It enables viewers of all ages to see natural events from a closer and more involved angle. The episode featured includes photography gathered from some of the most remote and inhospitable places on earth. Created for the exploration is an animated fantasy passage in which a desert-dwelling mammal is designed and there are depictions of the desert's place in world mythology. Also shown is a large thermometer which tracks the temperature across the world's deserts, which include the coldest as well as the hottest places on earth.
- DVD video
- 109.22 x 190.5 x 25.4mm | 172.36g
- 14 Nov 1996
- Dorling Kindersley Ltd
- London, United Kingdom