Infant-like skulls crucial to bird success

The evolution of a juvenile-like skull and brain structure has been critical to the success of modern birds.
22 September 2017
Presented by Stevie Bain
Production by Stevie Bain.


Hungry chicks waiting to be fed in a bird's nest


From elaborate peacocks to seagulls by the shore, birds are found in a wide range of habitats on every corner of globe and a recent study suggests that the key to their world domination may all be in their heads. Stevie Bain chatted with Arkhat Abzhanov to find out more … 


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