A baby koala consumes his mother’s pap, a secretion that will give the joey the bacteria needed to digest eucalyptus leaves. Watch a scene from Cracking the Koala Code which premiered May 16, 2012 at 8/7c (check local listings). Watch the full episode.
availablepublic77042233218430cove7704Preparing for a Eucalyptus DietA baby koala consumes his mother's pap, which will enable the joey to digest eucalyptus. A baby koala consumes his mother's pap, a secretion that will give the joey the bacteria needed to digest eucalyptus leaves. Cracking the Koala Code premieres May 16, 2012 at 8/7c (check local listings).2012-05-16 16:00:00publishdisabledshowfalse7721Cracking the Koala CodeLearn what’s necessary to support a population of koalas by cracking the koala code.2012-05-15 20:00:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/files/2014/09/Mezzanine_618-480x270.jpg2229499428cove7715A Battle for TerritoryA fight erupts between two koalas after one of the males invades the other's territory.2012-05-16 16:00:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/files/2014/09/Mezzanine_048-480x270.jpg2233252053cove