Request a DVD set

The Shape of Life's mission is to get the high quality, scientific videos found on this website into the classroom. If your classroom has access to a computer, you can stream the videos directly or if you prefer, download any/all the videos found on this site using the download button on each individual video page. These videos are hosted at Since many schools block websites such as Vimeo from their network you may need to download the videos for classroom use. The videos are in a .MOV file format and can be played using Apple's free QuickTime player. QuickTime is available for Windows XP and later, as well as Mac OS X Leopard and later operating systems.

If playing these videos from a computer is not possible, you can request a DVD set by filling out the form below and hitting the submit button. A nominal fee of $5.00 will be charged to cover shipping and handling.