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The Incredible Human Foot

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George McGavin and anatomy experts dissect a real foot, revealing the natural engineering that is key to physical achievements from a baby's first steps to a ballerina on pointe.

In a purpose-built dissection lab, Dr George McGavin is joined by leading anatomy experts to dissect a real foot, taking it apart layer by layer to reveal what makes it unique in the animal kingdom. We discover the incredible natural engineering that is key to our greatest physical achievements, from a baby's first steps to a ballerina on pointe.

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Fri 17 Jul 2020 17:00

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter George McGavin
Series Producer Paul Overton
Executive Producer Jacqueline Smith
Producer Declan Healy

Broadcasts

  • Tue 25 Feb 2014 21:00
  • Wed 26 Feb 2014 02:45
  • Thu 27 Feb 2014 23:15
  • Tue 4 Aug 2015 01:30
  • Thu 13 Oct 2016 23:30
  • Mon 17 Oct 2016 02:25
  • Mon 24 Jul 2017 00:20
  • Wed 17 Apr 2019 00:00
  • Mon 13 Jul 2020 18:00
  • Tue 14 Jul 2020 16:00
  • Wed 15 Jul 2020 16:00
  • Thu 16 Jul 2020 18:00
  • Fri 17 Jul 2020 17:00

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