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Series: The Life of Mammals

 

A Winning Design

   2002    Nature
A Winning Design clarifies what makes a mammal different from reptiles and birds. No, it isn't egg-laying: both the platypus and the echidna are egg-laying mammals; it's their ability to adapt. And it's this adaptability that becomes the crux of the remainder of the series. From the tiniest bat to the massive blue whale, all mammals share the ability to nurture their young on milk and regulate their own temperatures.

Insect Hunters

   2002    Nature
Mammals from tiny shrews, giant anteaters, armoured armadillo to bats have specialised in eating insects. Some have evolved into complex and effective hunters, even pursued their prey into the skies

Plant Predators

   2002    Nature
The plant eaters take on the largely indigestible, spiny and poisonous defences of plants with some spectacular physical adaptations to diet. Plant Predators demonstrates the particular (and often peculiar) adaptations of herbivores
Out of the Cradle
Out of the Cradle

   2019    History
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
Zeitgeist
Zeitgeist

   2007    Culture
Cooked
Cooked

   2016    Culture
Human Universe
Human Universe

   2014    History
Reel Rock
Reel Rock

   2014    Culture
The Nazis, A Warning From History
The Nazis, A Warning From History

   1997    History
Roman Empire: Reign of Blood
Roman Empire: Reign of Blood

   2016    History