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Attenborough and the Giant Egg

   2011    Science
David Attenborough returns to the island of Madagascar on a very personal quest. In 1960, he visited the island to film one of his first ever wildlife series - Zoo Quest. Whilst he was there, he acquired a giant egg belonging to an extinct bird known as the 'elephant bird' - the largest bird that ever lived. It has been one of his most treasured possessions ever since. Fifty years older, he now returns to the island to find out more about this amazing creature and to see how the island has changed. Could the elephant bird's fate provide lessons that may help protect Madagascar's remaining wildlife?
Using Zoo Quest archive and specially shot location footage, this film follows David as he revisits scenes from his youth and meets people at the front line of wildlife protection. On his return, scientists at Oxford University are able to reveal for the first time how old David's egg actually is, and what that might tell us about the legendary elephant bird.
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Art of Spain

   2008    Art
Wonders Of The Universe
Wonders Of The Universe

   2011    Science
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   2014    Science
Through the Wormhole Season 7
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   2016    Culture
Magic Numbers
Magic Numbers

   2018    Science
Dark Net
Dark Net

   2016    Technology
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Rome

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Nova Wonders
Nova Wonders

   2018    Technology