Secrets of Bones

  

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Secrets of Bones6/6. Ben Garrod seeks out the big part that bones can play in reproduction. Through sexual selection, the skeleton has adapted to aid courtship, competition and even copulation. [S]Tue, Apr 23, 3:20 AMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones6/6. Ben Garrod seeks out the big part that bones can play in reproduction. Through sexual selection, the skeleton has adapted to aid courtship, competition and even copulation. [S]Mon, Apr 22, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones5/6. Ben Garrod uncovers the secrets of how vertebrates capture and devour their food using extreme jaws, bizarre teeth and specialised bony tools. [S]Wed, Apr 17, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones3/6. Ben Garrod finds out how the skeleton has allowed vertebrates to take to the air, why the pigeon is an exceptional flier and how the albatross makes huge migrations. [S]Mon, Apr 15, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones2/6. Ben Garrod discovers how the skeleton has adapted for vertebrates to move on land in many ways and explores the role of the spine in both cheetahs and snakes. [S]Thu, Apr 11, 2:30 AMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones2/6. Ben Garrod discovers how the skeleton has adapted for vertebrates to move on land in many ways and explores the role of the spine in both cheetahs and snakes. [S]Wed, Apr 10, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones4/6. Sensing the World: Ben Garrod explores the surprising ways in which bone has evolved to help vertebrates sense the world around them, from wolves and sheep to the great grey owl. Also in HD. [S]Wed, Jun 6, 12:30 AMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones3/6. Into the Air: Ben Garrod finds out how the skeleton has allowed vertebrates to take to the air and why the pigeon is an exceptional flier. Also in HD. [S]Wed, Jun 6, 12:00 AMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones2/6. Down to Earth: Ben Garrod discovers how the skeleton has adapted for vertebrates to move on land in many ways and explores the role of the spine in both cheetahs and snakes. Also in HD. [S]Wed, May 30, 12:25 AMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones1/6. Size Matters: Ben Garrod shows how bone can support animals that are both minuscule and massive. Contains some upsetting scenes. Also in HD. [S]Tue, May 29, 11:55 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones6/6. Sex: Ben Garrod seeks out the big part that bones can play in reproduction. Through sexual selection, the skeleton has adapted to aid courtship, competition and even copulation. Also in HD. [S]Tue, Feb 7, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones5/6. Food for Thought: Ben Garrod uncovers the secrets of how vertebrates capture and devour their food using extreme jaws, bizarre teeth and specialised bony tools. Also in HD. [S]Tue, Jan 31, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones4/6. Sensing the World: Ben Garrod explores the surprising ways in which bone has evolved to help vertebrates sense the world around them, from wolves and sheep to the great grey owl. Also in HD. [S]Fri, Jan 6, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones3/6. Into the Air: Ben Garrod finds out how the skeleton has allowed vertebrates to take to the air and why the pigeon is an exceptional flier. Also in HD. [S]Thu, Jan 5, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones2/6. Down to Earth: Ben Garrod discovers how the skeleton has adapted for vertebrates to move on land in many ways and explores the role of the spine in both cheetahs and snakes. Also in HD. [S]Wed, Jan 4, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins
Secrets of Bones1/6. Size Matters: Ben Garrod shows how bone can support animals that are both minuscule and massive. Contains some upsetting scenes. Also in HD. [S]Tue, Jan 3, 7:30 PMBBC FOUR30 mins