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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
Hiroshima
Hiroshima

   2005    History
Chemistry
Chemistry

   2010    Science
Colour The Spectrum of Science
Colour The Spectrum of Science

   2015    Science
Art of Eternity
Art of Eternity

   2007    Art
Wonders Of The Universe
Wonders Of The Universe

   2011    Science
Galapagos with David Attenborough
Galapagos with David Attenborough

   2013    Nature
The Story of China
The Story of China

   2016    History
Science and Islam
Science and Islam

   2017    History