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    Studying mammals: The insect hunters

    From pygmy shrews to armadillos, a wide range of mammals survive on a diet made up largely of insects. Many of these have fascinating adaptations...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    01 May 2019

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    From pygmy shrews to armadillos, a wide range of mammals survive on a diet made up...
  • Aquatic mammals

    Mammals come in a bewildering variety of shapes and sizes and yet all of the 4700 or so species have some characteristics in common, which...

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    5 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    19 Apr 2019

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    Aquatic mammals
    Introductory level Duration 5 hours Updated 19 Apr 2019
    Mammals come in a bewildering variety of shapes and sizes and yet all of the 4700...
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    Neighbourhood nature

    There is a fascinating world of nature all around us which we can see if we know how to look for it. Wherever you live, be it in a city or the...

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    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    10 Apr 2019

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    There is a fascinating world of nature all around us which we can see if we know...
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    Animals at the extremes: Hibernation and torpor

    Hibernation is an ingenious adaptation that some animals employ to survive difficult conditions in winter. This free course, Animals at the...

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    14 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    17 Mar 2019

  • Animals at the extremes: Hibernation and torpor

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    Intermediate level Duration 14 hours Updated 17 Mar 2019
    Hibernation is an ingenious adaptation that some animals employ to survive...
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    Surviving the winter

    In this free course, Surviving the winter, we study one aspect of the fluctuating nature of an organisms environment. We consider how organisms...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    02 Feb 2019

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    Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 02 Feb 2019
    In this free course, Surviving the winter, we study one aspect of the fluctuating...
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    Life in the Palaeozoic

    Fossils are a glimpse into the distant past and fascinate young and old alike. This free course, Life in the Palaeozoic, will introduce you to the...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    18 Jul 2018

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    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 18 Jul 2018
    Fossils are a glimpse into the distant past and fascinate young and old alike....
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    Animals at the extremes: The desert environment

    Animal life has adapted to survive in the most unlikely and inhospitable habitats. This free course, Animals at the extremes: The desert...

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    14 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    11 Jul 2018

  • Animals at the extremes: The desert environment

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    Intermediate level Duration 14 hours Updated 11 Jul 2018
    Animal life has adapted to survive in the most unlikely and inhospitable habitats....
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    Animals at the extremes: Polar biology

    The extreme challenges of life in the polar regions require the animals who make their habitat there to make many adaptations. This free course,...

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    14 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    20 Feb 2018

  • Animals at the extremes: Polar biology

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    Intermediate level Duration 14 hours Updated 20 Feb 2018
    The extreme challenges of life in the polar regions require the animals who make...
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    Evolution: artificial selection and domestication

    In the 18th and 19th century evolutionary biologists, including Darwin, emphasised the similarities between natural evolution and artificial ...

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    5 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    27 Oct 2017

  • Evolution: artificial selection and domestication

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    In the 18th and 19th century evolutionary biologists, including Darwin, emphasised...
  • Migration

    Migration is a free course looking at the migrations of animals, with special reference to birds, and also introducing the themes of movement,...

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    8 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    07 Sep 2017

  • Migration

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    Migration
    Intermediate level Duration 8 hours Updated 07 Sep 2017
    Migration is a free course looking at the migrations of animals, with special...