- Categories:Size, Comic Book
OWL Magazine, a magazine for grade school children, had a regular
feature for over 20 years titled "The Mighty Mites". For most of
its run, the feature was a comic detailing the adventures of Nick,
Sophie and Mark Mite, three kids who could shrink to any tiny size
they wanted and then grow back to normal size. They used this
special ablility to shrink to the size of tiny animals and insects
and see those creatures in their natural habitats and observe their
In the mid-1980s, when Showtime cable adapted OWL to a TV series,
"OWL/TV", The Mighty Mites were a recurring, live action feature
based on the comic.
In the mid 1990s, the format was changed to a team of empowered
teens, now named the "M-Team". One of the three teens had the power
to shrink, but the other two had different powers.
originally posted by Cobe on 2005-07-14, no edits, entryid=1483