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Australia, a land cast adrift at the time of the dinosaurs. Isolated for millions of years, the weird and wonderful animals marooned here are like nowhere else on Earth. A dinosaur-like bird standing six feet tall, they are formidable but their success is down to how well a father cassowary can carefully protect his tiny stripy chicks.
Inland, the continent is full of more surprises. Chases can cover many miles and are often unsuccessful. Life in Australia is tough and getting tougher. Since its isolation, the continent has been rapidly drifting north, getting hotter and drier — turning the forests and grasslands to dust.
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In the sun-scorched red centre, reptiles rule the desert. Giant perentie lizards patrol the dusty land in search of smaller lizards to eat, and weird thorny devils drink using only their skin. At watering holes, huge flocks of wild budgerigars bring a splash of bright colour.
This island continent now lies so far north it is surrounded by warm, clear tropical waters, and here coral reefs thrive. They are home to a kaleidoscope of tiny colourful fish and the largest number of shark species in the world. Broadcaster, conservationist and national treasure Sir David Attenborough is once again the presenter and narrator for the BBC.
We all belong to a continent after all, we all share planet earth.
Some highlights include:. We will learn about mountain formations, about continents that crashed together and how that impacted the animals that live there. Fredi Devas, producer of the Antarctica episode. They just have to remember where they have come from.
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The divers look up for where there might be a little bit more translucent light coming through the arrows. So many different types of animal have had to specialize to survive in this crowded world. Our question was: what do you need to do to carve your own niche or find your own way? One real highlight for me was our story about the Sumatran rhino.
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