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Summary:The program follows a father and daughter on a trip through the desert to explore how the body's water control systems function and to examine the sensation of thirst and the workings of the urinary tract.
Segment from the television program: The living body. Teacher's guide and videodisc index includes 5 pages of barcodes.
Provider:Goldcrest Multimedia
Société nationale de télévision en couleur "Antenne 2."
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Water in the body
Water-electrolyte balance (Physiology)
Urinary organs
Kidneys
Credits:Cameramen, John Simmons, Mike Metcalfe ; director of specialist photography, David Barlow ; film editor, John Hackney ; narrators, Derek Cooper, Miriam Margolyes ; music, Richard Harvey ; consultant, Christiaan Barnard.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Science, Technology
Films@UM Browse terms:Health, Family Studies
Collection:Films@UM
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