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Night Creatures of the Kalahari

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The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this program:

Night Vision
Click on any of six images of eyes from different animals to find out how each animal's sight has adapted to night vision, and learn about what makes the nocturnal eye different from that of its daytime counterpart. (Grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12)

Zoology After Dark
Discover how scientists study nocturnal and burrowing animals in these interviews with scientists who are studying the following creatures: the aye-aye, the ground beetle, shore birds, the gopher tortoise, and migrating birds. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

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Program Transcript
Complete narration for the TV program.

Teacher's Guide
Night Creatures of the Kalahari
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