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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
Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan
Age of Samurai: Battle for Japan

   2021    History
Explained
Explained

   2018    Technology
First Life
First Life

   2010    Science
Depeche Mode: Live in Berlin
Depeche Mode: Live in Berlin

   2014    Art
Everything and Nothing
Everything and Nothing

   2011    Science
The Life of Mammals
The Life of Mammals

   2002    Nature
How the Universe Works
How the Universe Works

   2014    Science
The Climate Wars
The Climate Wars

      Nature