ERDMÄNNCHEN: Neue Anlage im ZOO KREFELD | zoos.media

ERDMÄNNCHEN: Neue Anlage im ZOO KREFELD | zoos.media

Hello, today we visit Krefeld Zoo. Ronald Melcher (caretaker): So, these are living grasshoppers and mealworms we are feeding. Insects are mainly fed alive in order to stimulate the huntring drive … Yvonne Wicht (caretaker): … because insects are the main component of their food. Mice and other small mammals they eat we only feed […]

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What if all humans on Earth disappeared? | BBC Ideas

What if all humans on Earth disappeared? | BBC Ideas

…we don’t know how – that doesn’t matter. What we’d like to know is… What would a world without humans be like? Within days, the electricity grid fails as fuel supplies run out and there’s nobody to override the powerstation’s failsafe mechanisms. Within a week the subways we’ve built under the water table flood. The […]

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SIZE matters for Alligators looking for love | Animals in Love – BBC

SIZE matters for Alligators looking for love | Animals in Love – BBC

Are you all set? To help get these alligators in the mood we’ve invited some musicians along from the Florida Orchestra. THEY WARM UP As our brass section warms up no-one seems at all interested in joining in. As much as alligators love to sing, when it comes down to it, there is actually only […]

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Blue Planet II : The Prequel

Blue Planet II : The Prequel

The Ocean … the largest habitat on Earth. A generation ago, the series ‘The Blue Planet’ took us beneath the waves. but now we know so much more Take a deep breath New science… and new technology…. allow us to voyage further … and deeper … than ever before. From the restless shores of our […]

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Lightfoot crabs ambushed by eels and octopuses | Blue Planet II – BBC

Lightfoot crabs ambushed by eels and octopuses | Blue Planet II – BBC

The moray eel The chain moray is a specialist crab hunter It’s blunt teeth can easily grip and crush a crab’s shell It’s the crab’s deadliest enemy that was close, they should be safe now WaiTLOOKOUTAGAIN But the crabs’ feeding grounds are still a long way off They must press on Halfway But their enemy […]

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Penguin chicks rescued by unlikely hero | Spy in the Snow – BBC

Penguin chicks rescued by unlikely hero | Spy in the Snow – BBC

But one challenge stops them in their tracks: a Giant petrel. They try to flee, but running isn’t an Emperor’s strong point. A slip is all the petrel needs. The chick is grabbed by his neck feathers, but the down just falls away. They form a defensive circle, and prepare to stand their ground. Despite […]

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Crossing Everest’s deadly slopes | Earth’s Natural Wonders: Living on the Edge – BBC

Crossing Everest’s deadly slopes | Earth’s Natural Wonders: Living on the Edge  – BBC

English after four hours they’re, back at the crevasse thus Acapella shoplet angela statue goes inward it’s so wide three ladders need to be lashed together The first crossing is always the most dangerous the risk is the unsecured end will collapse Temper knows that the icefall doctor he replaced died the previous year on […]

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Zombie Starfish | Nature’s Weirdest Events – BBC

Zombie Starfish | Nature’s Weirdest Events – BBC

People began to notice these lovable creatures displaying some very disturbing behavior We’ve been filmed actually pulling off their own arms people have seen arms basically crawling away from the body This behavior has spread along the whole Pacific coast from Alaska to Mexico And at least 20 different species of sea star are tearing […]

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The Amazing World Of Earthworms In The UK – Springwatch – BBC Two

The Amazing World Of Earthworms In The UK – Springwatch – BBC Two

Most of us wouldn’t give earthworms a second glance, but not emma Sherlock Earthworms are her passion you see Emma is curator of worms at the natural history Museum in London not only that she’s president of the earthworm society of britain as [Emma] is about to reveal. There’s far more to the humble earthworm […]

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