Space explorer Zork would like to know how people grow. Since everyone on his planet stays one size throughout life, he visits Earth to observe humans. He learns that nutrition, exercise and parent size help determine one’s final stature, as well as information about internal growth and the growth of such things as fingernails and hair. Part of the fully animated series, “Our Wonderful Body”, featuring Zork, a space creature with a very inquisitive mind and a talent for getting into humorous situations. Fascinated by human beings, Zork wants to know how people breathe, move and grow. He wants to understand how their hearts work and how they digest their food. Often, his inquisitive nature leads him to wrong conclusions and comical misunderstandings, all of which captivate young audiences and make learning about the human body fun. Produced by Christianson Productions, Inc. A Coronet release.
10 minutes • Color