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Life in the Undergrowth

Episode 1: Invasion of the Land

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Sir David reveals how invertebrates became the most successful group of animals on Earth, conquering every corner of the planet since leaving the sea over 400 million years ago. Show more

Life in the Undergrowth

Episode 2: Taking to the Air

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

David Attenborough tells the story of the winged insects that were the first creatures to take to the air. Show more

Life in the Undergrowth

Episode 3: The Silk Spinners

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

David Attenborough investigates the power of silk, the secret weapon of the undergrowth, and looks at its many uses in the insect world. Show more

Life in the Undergrowth

Episode 4: Intimate Relations

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Natural history series. David Attenborough looks at the complex alliances and partnerships tiny creatures form between each other and with plants. Show more

Life in the Undergrowth

Episode 5: Supersocieties

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

David Attenborough uncovers an intriguing network of incredible partnerships as he continues to explore the world of the invertebrates. Show more