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Title: Kings of Camouflage
Url: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/nature/kings-of-camouflage.html
Publisher: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Description: With its interesting movements and sometimes bizarre appearance, the cuttlefish is one of the most fascinating creatures in the sea. This recent documentary from NOVA explores the world of the cuttlefish and its behaviors. On the homepage, visitors can watch the 53-minute film in its entirety. There are many extra features on the site, including a teacher's guide, a transcript, and a set of external links and related readings. There are four additional sections, including "Anatomy of a Cuttlefish" and "Mating Trickery". In the "Mating Trickery" section, visitors can view a slide show of how cuttlefish mate, along with comparisons from the rest of the animal world, including fish and reptiles. Additionally, the "Anatomy of a Cuttlefish" area explores some of the animal's more unusual features, such as its blue-green blood and its three hearts.
LC Classification: Science -- Geology -- Paleozoology
Science -- Geology -- Paleozoology -- Invertebrates -- Mollusca -- Cephalopoda
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Oceanography
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Agriculture -- Zoology
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
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Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
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Language: English
Rights: Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Scout Archives
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