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What makes the golden jellyfish unique?

Duration: 02:17

Golden jellyfish have evolved to do something very few other animals can do. Their bodies are host to photosynthetic algae which harvest energy directly from sunlight, providing them with nutrition.

Available since: Thu 24 Jan 2013

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Wonders of Life Original Series, What Is Life?

1/5 Professor Brian Cox journeys to South-East Asia to understand how life first began.

First broadcast: 27 Jan 2013

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