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Narrated by Robert Powell
The newborn harp seal emerges into a hostile Arctic world up to 50°C colder than its mother's body. From then on it's a struggle for survival, achieved only by the animal's superb adaptation to its hostile environment. For these hardy infants, the greatest enemy is man.
Written by CAREY NEWSON
Presented by DEREK ANDERSON BBC Bristol
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