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The Discovery of Animal Behaviour


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The last of a natural-history drama in six parts
Written by JOHN SPARKS Living Together
Why do honey bees commit suicide in defence of their hive and most naked mole rats give up breeding? Research in a Norwegian barnyard, a Siamese jungle and an Israeli desert helps to reveal the reasons for social behaviour. Narrator ANDREW SACHS
Music composed by EDWARD WILLIAMS Designer SALLY HULKE
Film editor RON MARTIN
Photography jim SAUNDERS
Producer MIKE SALISBURY. BBC Bristol
As part of the Silver Jubilee celebrations of the Natural History Unit the BBC issued a commemorative cover, signed by Gordon Beningpeld , carrying the butterfly stamps; a Post Office issue carried the first class Darwin stamp. A few of each are still available. Write to: [address removed] Cheques and POs made payable to BBC Enterprises Ltd; Beningfield £5, Darwin fl, plus ISp postage.


Written By: John Sparks
Composed By: Edward Williams
Designer: Sally Hulke
Editor: Ron Martin
Unknown: Jim Saunders
Unknown: Martin Saunders
Producer: Mike Salisbury.
Unknown: Gordon Beningpeld
Schjelderup-Ebbe: Stephen Brigden
Solly Zuckerman: Daniel Hill
Ray Carpenter: Julian Caldecott
Frank Fraser Darling: Gavin Campbell
Mrs Darling: Margaret Ainley
William Hamilton: Philip Denyer

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The Discovery of Animal Behaviour

BBC Two England, 28 November 1982 19.00

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