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  1. Sensory Structures (2017)

    Subject
    Biology; Natural history

    Podcast. Professor Kenneth Catania, of Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, discusses some of the ways in which some vertebrates sense their environment, beyond the five senses of touch, taste,...

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  2. Aliens: The Big Think (2016)

    Subject
    Natural history; Space science

    Astronomer Royal Martin Rees and scientists take up the search for extra-terrestrials, exploring the theory that we should be searching for machines, not organic life, beyond the solar system. [59 minutes]

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  3. From Billions to None: The Passenger Pigeon’s Flight to Extinction (2014)

    Director
    David Mrazek
    Subject
    Natural history
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 NTSC, 57 minutes), £27.59

    Documentary. This film reveals the story of the extinction of the passenger pigeon. For centuries, the sleek long-distance flyer was the most abundant bird in North America and perhaps the world. Then, in a...

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  4. Blackfish (2013)

    Director
    Gabriel Cowperthwaite
    Subject
    Biology; Science
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 82 minutes), £6.99

    BLACKFISH tells the story of Tilikum, a performing killer whale responsible for the deaths of three people while in captivity at the Sea World marine park in Orlando, Florida. Director-producer Gabriela...

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  5. Expedition Congo (2013)

    aka: Congo

    Director
    Brian Leith
    Subject
    Biology; Natural history
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 147 minutes), £14.19

    First broadcast in 2001, this BBC documentary series focuses on the Congo River of Central Africa by exploring the rich variety of animals and habitats that are to be found along the river’s 4, 700...

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  6. Jimmy Doherty in Darwin’s Garden (2009)

    Subject
    Biology; Science
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 180 minutes), £18.00

    In this BBC2 series, farmer and entomologist Jimmy Doherty attempts to recreate the experiments which helped Charles Darwin develop his theory of evolution. Part one, DANGEROUS IDEAS, looks at how Darwin...

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  7. Galapagos (2006)

    aka: Galapagos: The Islands That Changed the World

    Director
    Paul D Stewart
    Producer
    Patrick Morris
    Subject
    Biology; Geography; Geology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 150 minutes), £19.99

    A 3-part BBC documentary series, with breathtaking cinematography and state-of-the-art visual effects. The Galapagos archipelago is made up of thirteen main islands and more than sixty other islets, rocks...

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  8. Life Cycles (1996 Multimedia, Video)

    Director
    Peter Coltman
    Producer
    Peter Coltman
    Subject
    Biology
    Distribution
    CD-ROM

    Introduces the life cycle, making comparisons between mammals, birds, amphibians, insects and plants, and looking at birth, growth, maturity and death within each group.

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  9. How Animals Move (1995 Multimedia)

    Subject
    Biology
    Distribution
    CD-ROM

    A CD-ROM encyclopaedia of animal (including human) movement, examining movement from the point of view of type of movement (flying, swimming, jumping, etc.), or type of animal. Contains over video sequences...

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  10. Multimedia Encyclopedia of Mammalian Biology, The (1992 Multimedia)

    Producer
    Peter Davies
    Subject
    Biology
    Distribution
    CD-ROM

    Based on the five-volume ‘Grzimek’s Encyclopedia of Mammals’ the CD-ROM includes all the text, artwork and images of the printed work, plus an hour of sounds of mammalian behaviour and over 20 minutes...

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