Documentary collection exploring the exceptional animals from around the globe that take to the air. Narrated by Suranne Jones.
|Episode 1 of three: Defying Gravity
With the assistance of some shocking creatures from around the globe, this collection units out to find how animals take to the air, defying the pressure all airborne animals should conquer, gravity.
In Africa, a caracal’s ‘rocket-propelled’ launch allows it to catch birds in flight. Within the Australian outback, a kangaroo’s hop is vital to discovering water in a desert of over one million sq. kilometres. On an English farm, an insect’s final ejector seat accelerates it to 700G with assist from a clutch in its crotch. And excessive above the jungles of Borneo, a leaping snake’s distinctive form permits it to glide, even with out wings.
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