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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
The Germanic Tribes
The Germanic Tribes

   2007    History
The Wehrmacht
The Wehrmacht

   2007    History
The Climate Wars
The Climate Wars

      Nature
The Cell
The Cell

   2009    Science
Apocalypse: World War 1
Apocalypse: World War 1

   2014    History
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
Natural World
Natural World

   2017    Nature
Blood of the Vikings
Blood of the Vikings

   2001    History