Animal House

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Natural World, 2011-2012 Episode 6 of 13

Duration: 1 hour

Sir David Attenborough tells the stories of the world's best animal architects. There are house-proud bower birds, who only find a mate if they decorate their homes perfectly. There are hornets, who build electric central heating systems, and the star-nosed mole, whose house is designed so well that worms, his favourite meal, literally drop in for dinner. From larders to nurseries and from high-rises to subway systems, Attenborough shows that the animal architects have designed it long before humans.

Credits

Presenter
David Attenborough
Producer
Mark Fletcher
Series Editor
Steve Greenwood
Executive Producer
Chris Cole

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