Animal Adaptations

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Canadian Goose
From NationalGeographicVideo, produced by National Geographic
Canadian geese take to the skies along their annual migration paths. This movie shows their journey as well as gives information about this strong bird. A flock can travel 1500 miles a day and mates stay together for life! This video could easily be ... [more]
April 9, 2009 at 02:47 PM
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Earth Navigators
From pbs.org, produced by PBS Nature
Seasonal changes impel a wide variety of creatures, from whooper swans to monarch butterflies, to begin their epic migrations to ancient feeding, mating, and breeding grounds, sometimes covering thousands of miles and employing ingenious methods to r... [more]
February 10, 2011 at 11:05 PM
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The Beauty of Ugly
From pbs.org, produced by PBS Nature
In the natural world, beauty can be many things -- including what we might find completely repulsive. Not only can the bizarre be attractive, it can also provide just the edge a creature needs to succeed in a difficult environment. From frogfish and ... [more]
February 10, 2011 at 10:55 PM
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Teri and Jairus: Biome Buddies
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by PBS
This video segment from ZOOM compares and contrasts some of the more interesting climatic and ecological characteristics of the Death Valley desert with those found in the temperate rainforest of the Pacific Northwest. Closed captioning included.  (0... [more]
September 29, 2010 at 10:00 PM
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Unhinged!
From teachersdomain.org, produced by WGBH
Sometimes you can tell what a structure does just by looking at it. The environment plays a critical role in shaping the evolutionary changes that organisms undergo. For animals, food is one of the most important components of the environment. This v... [more]
October 2, 2010 at 12:25 PM
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Camel Adaptation Rap Song w/LYRICS
From YouTube
This music video describes the specific adaptations that a camel has to survive in the arid desert.  The song moves quickly.  The lyrics are provided at the bottom of the screen.  Cartoon animation.  (03:20)
November 15, 2010 at 06:59 PM
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Nocturnal Lizards
From teachersdomain.org, produced by PBS
In this video segment from Outdoor Nevada, host Brian Wignall asks herpetologist Jim Moore about two desert-dwelling lizards: the Western banded gecko and the desert night lizard. Unlike most other lizards, these lizards are predominantly nocturnal, ... [more]
September 26, 2010 at 12:54 PM
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Turtle Defenses
From teachersdomain.org, produced by WPSU
In this video from the WPSU’s series Outside, a staff member from Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center at Penn State University explains how some species of turtle protect themselves in their environment. Turtles, like many other species, are facing o... [more]
October 2, 2010 at 12:14 PM
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Animals and Camouflage
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Watch animals of all sorts display their abilities to camouflage themselves.  It is the ultimate tool in protection from predators, and most scientists believe that it has developed over time.  This video addresses MANY different animals of camouflag... [more]
February 28, 2010 at 11:45 PM
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Animal Adaptations by StudyJams
From scholastic.com, produced by Scholastic
Through adaptations, organisms develop special features that aid in their survival.  That pass these adaptations on to future generations in a process called natural selection.  Learn more about physical and behavioral adaptations with this cartoon a... [more]
May 15, 2011 at 08:41 PM
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