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  1. Love for unusual animals made me what I am: Wildlife adventurer Nigel MarvenRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... ing animals the stars is something that he takes from one of the greatest naturalists the world has seen, David Attenborough. (Bhavana Akella can be contacted at [email protected])


  2. A spotters guide to humanity in City Reads 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Argus

    ... attributes including poetry, music and love. "I always had this idea of writing about human beings as if David Attenborough was talking about sea turtles or lions," says Haig. "It was the most fun I have ever had writing a novel." Alongside a run of ...


  3. Film about hummingbirds at Rotterdam festivalRead the original story

    Thursday | Dear Kitty

    ... 'created' hummingbirds as their messengers, carrying pollen from flower to flower. The film, narrated by David Attenborough , follows the evolution of the birds , as they are shaped by their role as 'go-betweens'. Hummingbirds have the highest ...


  4. Wednesday on TV: Cubs try, try again -- but Pirates stand in their wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... NBC/Ch. 5): A technology whiz is killed in a supposedly secure building. "Nature" (7 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): David Attenborough examines what led flightless birds, such as the ostrich, emu, rhea, cassowary and kiwi, to evolve as they did. "Rosewood" (7 ...


  5. 'How I got up close and personal to a walrus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 | Wiltshire Times

    ... accessible to film makers twenty years ago than it is today yet it was familiar territory to me. I met David Attenborough when he visited our research base in January 1981. I helped the film crew and had my eyes opened to the business of wildlife ...


  6. 'Big Birds Can't Fly' on PBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 | NorthJersey.com

    ... little male kiwis fighting at night in remote New Zealand. What's more, "Big Birds Can't Fly" features David Attenborough, whose expertise and "voice of God" narration add to the show's appeal. One fascinating segment is a grainy black-and-white ...


  7. Lord Attenborough's last plea to be buried with daughter and granddaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 4 | Daily Mail

    ... Lord Attenborough - director of the Oscar-winning film Gandhi and the brother of wildlife broadcaster David Attenborough - lived for many years with his wife Sheila. His will also requested that a third of the ashes be scattered at his house in ...


  8. Winter is comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | MoneyWeek

    ... week, this was a big signal. It's been building all summer. But it's a little like those great migrations David Attenborough talks about on TV. It's seasonal and cyclical. The signal is that winter is coming. The next question is, how long the ...


  9. Provocative 'The Visit: An Alien Encounter' imagines a visit from outer spaceRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Los Angeles Times

    ... more than others. And there are moments bordering on parody, as when two British officials agree that David Attenborough should be the designated voice of calm while world leaders sort out the nature of the extraterrestrials' visit. The film, whose ...


  10. Brian Rudman: Don't waste takahe's cash on panda pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the television. The other night I switched on the TV with my dinner on my knee and there was naturalist David Attenborough, with his tape measure out, making mock of some poor panda chap's diminutive penis. He then ran clips showing the pandas' ...


  11. Subaru Partners With Google Expeditions To Help Excite, Educate And Engage Students Around The GlobeRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The Auto Channel

    ... number of partners including PBS, educational publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, British documentarian David Attenborough and his production company Alchemy VR, and the Wildlife Conservation Society to create custom education content using ...


  12. Marian McLaughlin Explains 'Spirit House' Track By TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... weaknesses showed a more relatable and human aspect to these supernatural characters." "After watching a David Attenborough special on bowerbirds, I felt compelled to write a song about their whimsical behavior. Male bowerbirds build twig-like caves ...


  13. The Simon-Ehrlich wager 25 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Spiked

    ... institutions dominated by the British upper classes (see, among others, recent remarks by, Jane Goodall , David Attenborough and John Sulston ) or international-development bureaucracies. For instance, when asked why Indians shouldn't aspire to the ...


  14. Google Brings the Magic School Bus to Life With New Virtual Reality Field TripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The New York Observer

    ... Expeditions is teaming up with PBS, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, the Wildlife Conservation Society and both David Attenborough and his production company Alchemy VR in an effort to add variety and depth to their current array of locales. Meanwhile, ...


  15. Google brings VR field trips to classrooms around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Digital Trends

    ... content provided by the likes of educational publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, British documentarian David Attenborough and his production company Alchemy VR, and the Wildlife Conservation Society. Imagery is also taken from Google's vast ...


  16. How a PM tried to steal Ray's biggest interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Martin still rates his chat with the cricket legend as one of his favourites, along side Fred Hollows and David Attenborough. "Jessie (Bradman's wife) was dying of cancer and maybe that's why he sort of felt a need to talk about it, but it was a ...


  17. David Attenborough regales the Radio Times Festival with stories...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | Radio Times

    Sir David Attenborough kicked the inaugural Radio Times Festival off with a bang in a thrilling 90-minute gala event on Thursday night in which he shared stories about the Queen and the US President and repeated calls on politicians to combat climate change. During a wide-ranging interview with presenter Kirsty Young which the 1200-strong audience whooped and cheered to a close Attenborough amused the crowd with his tale of an encounter with the Queen when he oversaw one of her Christmas broadcasts as a BBC executive in the 1960s.


  18. TV Freak PrimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | ABC News

    Michael Pavlich was joined by our Overnights TV Freak Scott Goodings to discuss TV primates - those cartoon and live action primates and simians such as General Urko in Planet of the Apes and Dan'l Baboon in Kimba the White Lion - not to forget the wildlife adventures of David Attenborough.


  19. Hinkley Point C: rip it up and start againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Spiked

    ... environmentalist' Bjorn Lomborg has been banging on about this for years, and earlier this month David Attenborough fronted a call for an 'Apollo-style' programme to develop better renewables. Focusing on research and development in the short term ...


  20. Delightfully loopy cast take on ugly drug crime in Battle CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... One of the most compelling instalments of this retrospective series on the natural history programmes of David Attenborough, featuring the multitude of hazards faced by animals giving birth and keeping their offspring safe.