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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
Through the Wormhole Season 6
Through the Wormhole Season 6

   2015    Science
Dinosaur Planet
Dinosaur Planet

   2003    Science
D-Day
D-Day

   2013    History
Cosmos 2014
Cosmos 2014

   2014    Science
Cosmos
Cosmos

   1980    Science
Eagles The Farewell 1 Tour
Eagles The Farewell 1 Tour

   2005    Art
Space
Space

   2001    Science
The Climate Wars
The Climate Wars

      Nature