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Bird's Nest Soup
The naturalist recalls the challenge of filming the birds of Borneo.
The broadcaster recalls the importance of human eyebrows for communication.
Is it possible to extract the DNA from a fly trapped in amber to recreate a dinosaur?
The naturalist asks why the Large Blue butterfly recently died out in the UK.
The naturalist comments on the decline in collecting by children.
David Attenborough talks about filming in one of nature's most inaccessible places.
David Attenborough muses over the peculiar Kiwi, a bird more mammal-like in its habits.
David Attenborough's fascination with the fossilised evidence of the beginning of life.
David Attenborough reveals the life of insects that emerge from the earth every 17 years.
David Attenborough recalls visiting Australia to find the giant earthworm - using his ears
David Attenborough on the achievements of scientist Alfred Russell Wallace.
Hummingbirds are brilliantly coloured with aeronautical skills that defy the imagination.
David reflects on seeing 'whitey' - a blackbird with a white feather - in his garden.
David Attenborough hates rats, but in a personal way explains why they should be respected
David Attenborough remembers puzzling over the Loch Ness Monster with Sir Peter Scott.
David Attenborough celebrates butterflies' migration with a twist of evolutionary thinking
David Attenborough recalls a memorable filming trip, following chimpanzees hunting monkeys
David Attenborough tells us how cuckoos get their eggs into the nests of other species.
David Attenborough introduces the Quetzalcoatlus: the largest flying animal ever to exist.
In this Life Story of Sir David Attenborough you are introduced to Rommel the Chameleon.
David Attenborough tells of nature's first bribe, that evolved a hundred million years ago
David Attenborough explores the life of Squire Waterton, a 19th-century taxidermist.
Fireflies generate light by themselves and they do this with style.
David Attenborough explores the natural history of potatoes, peppers and artichokes.
David Attenborough gives his perspective on the story of the famous lioness, Elsa.
18/11/19: The environmental impact of beef, Orkney ferries and livestock transport, Worms and plastic
Sybil Ruscoe and Professor Don Broome discuss the environmental impact of beef production.
Enillwyr o Gymru yn Ffair Aeaf Lloegr
Chris picks up on one of last week's listener questions, about a moth.
Rhai cwmniau llaeth yn llwyddo
a carcharu 4 am dwyll amaethyddol
Sam Coe sits in
Sam Coe sits in with our show which explores life on the Norfolk coast.