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David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities

S2-E8 Spinners and Weavers

S2-E8 Spinners and Weavers

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Review

More mini-miracles with David Attenborough. Marvel, open-mouthed, at the industry of a tailor bird as it sews together a cosy pocket of leaves, or at the properties of, and scientific potential for, spider’s silk, one of nature’s toughest materials.

These hand-picked Curiosities are every bit as astounding as a really good magic trick.

Summary

David Attenborough examines creatures that spin and weave, contemplating the history of silk production and its romantic origins in China.

Cast & Crew

Presenter David Attenborough

Nature

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