331 relations: A Blank on the Map, Acisoma attenboroughi, Alan Bennett, Alan Lomax, Alastair Fothergill, Albatross, Alfa Romeo, Alistair Cooke, Amber, America: A Personal History of the United States, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Aposematism, Are We Changing Planet Earth?, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, ARKive, Art of Europe, Association for International Broadcasting, Atlantic Productions, Attenborosaurus, Attenborough's fan-throated lizard, Attenborough's Journey, Australian Academy of Science, Australian National University, £sd, Badger culling in the United Kingdom, BAFTA Fellowship, Bali, Barack Obama, BBC, BBC Four, BBC Music Magazine, BBC Natural History Unit, BBC News, BBC One, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Television, BBC Two, BBC Wildlife Specials, BBC2 Floodlit Trophy, Biological anthropology, BirdLife International, Birdwatching, Black-and-white colobus, Blakea attenboroughi, Blood Pressure Association, Blue Planet II, Blue whale, Boaty McBoatface, Book of Genesis, ..., Brecon Beacons, Brian May, Britain–Australia Society, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, British Exploring Society, British Film Institute, British Naturalists' Association, Broadcasting, Broadcasting Act 1990, Butterfly Conservation, Call My Bluff, Camouflage, Canberra, Caroline Lucas, Channel 4, Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life, Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management, Cherry Kearton Medal and Award, Chimpanzee, Christopher Parsons, Chronicle (UK TV series), Civilisation (TV series), Clare College, Cambridge, Color television, Creationism, Crustacean, Cryptozoology, Ctenocheloides, Culture of the United Kingdom, Curriculum vitae, Daily Mail, David Attenborough's Conquest of the Skies 3D, David Attenborough's Life Stories, David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities, David Attenborough's Natural History Museum Alive, De Montfort Hall, Descartes Prize, Desert Island Discs, Desmond Davis, Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II, Dian Fossey, Director-General of the BBC, Donald Trump, Electrotettix, Elizabeth II, Emmanuel Schools Foundation, Endangered species, Entertainment.ie, Errol Fuller, Ethology, Euptychia attenboroughi, Fauna and Flora International, Favourite Attenborough Moments, First Life (TV series), Firth of Forth, Flying Monsters 3D, Folk music, Fonseca Prize, Fossil, Frederick Attenborough, Freedom of the City, Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, Frozen Planet, George W. Bush, Ghent University, Global warming, Glyndebourne, Great Barrier Reef, Great Barrier Reef (2015 TV series), Green Party of England and Wales, Grey Owl, Grey Owl (film), Griffin, Grizzly bear, Hans Zimmer, Henry Williamson, Hieracium attenboroughianum, High-definition video, Horizon (UK TV series), Humanists UK, Hypertension, India, Infrared photography, Institute of Biology, Intelligent design, International Business Times, International Cosmos Prize, International Union for Conservation of Nature, Isleworth, Jacob Bronowski, Jacquetta Hawkes, Jews, Jo Johnson, John Attenborough, John Birt, Baron Birt, José Vasconcelos World Award of Education, Julian Huxley, Kalinga Prize, Kerala, Kew International Medal, Killer whale, Knight Bachelor, Kraken, Latin, Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust, Life (UK TV series), Life in Cold Blood, Life in the Freezer, Life in the Undergrowth, Life on Earth (TV series), Life on Land, Life Story (TV series), Linnean Society of London, List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1983, London School of Economics, London Zoo, Lost Worlds, Vanished Lives, Macro photography, Mahjoub Sharif, Malcolm Arnold, Man Alive (UK TV series), Marine life, Mark Lawson, Mary Adams (broadcaster), Materpiscis, Mesozoic, Michael Attenborough, Michael Faraday Prize, Michael Peacock (television executive), Middlesex, Mimicry, Monty Python's Flying Circus, Moscow Society of Naturalists, Mountain gorilla, National Maritime Museum, National service, National Television Awards, National treasure, Natural history, Natural History Museum, London, Natural science, Natural World (TV series), Nature (journal), Nature documentary, Nature's Great Events, Nelson Mandela University, Nepenthes attenboroughii, New Guinea, New Statesman, Newt, Nierenberg Prize, Night photography, North American Native Plant Society, North Wales, Onchocerca volvulus, Open University, Order of Merit, Order of the British Empire, Order of the Companions of Honour, Ornithology, Oxford University Press, Peabody Award, Peter and the Wolf, Peter Blake (artist), Peter Rose and Anne Conlon, Peter Scott, Phytoplankton, Planet Earth (2006 TV series), Planet Earth II, Platysaurus, Plesiosauria, Polioptila, Population Matters, Prethopalpus attenboroughi, Princess of Asturias Awards, Principal (academia), Pristimantis attenboroughi, Program director, Pterosaur, Public broadcasting, Queensland Museum, Radio Times, Reader's Digest, Refugee, Richard Attenborough, Richard Dawkins, Richmond Park, Robert T. Bakker, Robin Scott (BBC controller), Rory Bremner, Royal Christmas Message, Royal Festival Hall, Royal Geographical Society, Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, Royal Navy, Royal Photographic Society, Royal Society, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Royal Society of Arts, Royal Society of Biology, Royal Victorian Order, RRS Sir David Attenborough, RSPB Medal, Rugby league, Saving Planet Earth, Scottish independence referendum, 2014, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Simon Mayo, Sir, Sir David's long-beaked echidna, Sirdavidia, Sky 3D, Slash (musician), Slate (magazine), Snooker, Social anthropology, Society for the History of Natural History, Society of Antiquaries of London, State of the Planet, Strictly Come Dancing, Superb lyrebird, Syracosphaera azureaplaneta, Tarka the Otter, Television licence, Terry Wogan, The Amber Time Machine, The Ascent of Man, The Blue Planet, The Conservation Volunteers, The Culture Show, The Daily Telegraph, The First Eden, The Guardian, The Independent, The Life Collection, The Life of Birds, The Life of Mammals, The Living Planet, The Money Programme, The New Elizabethans, The Old Grey Whistle Test, The Penguin King, The Private Life of Plants, The Proms, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Trials of Life, The Tribal Eye, The Wildlife Trusts, The World About Us, Time-lapse photography, Tribal art, Trigonopterus attenboroughi, Turner Broadcasting System, Two shot, UKTV, Ultra-high-definition television, Uncontacted peoples, UNESCO, United Kingdom general election, 2015, United States presidential election, 2016, University of Cambridge, University of Leicester, University of Oxford, W (UK TV channel), White House, Wildlife on One, Wildscreen, World Cultural Council, World Land Trust, World population, World War II, World Wide Fund for Nature, Wyggeston and Queen Elizabeth I College, Zoo Quest, Zoological Society of London, 100 Greatest Britons, 1974 Birthday Honours, 1985 Birthday Honours, 1991 Birthday Honours, 1996 New Year Honours. Expand index (281 more) » « Shrink index
A Blank on the Map is a BBC TV documentary written and presented by David Attenborough filmed in New Guinea.
Acisoma attenboroughi, or Attenborough's pintail, is a species of dragonfly.
Alan Bennett (born 9 May 1934) is an English playwright, screenwriter, actor and author.
Alan Lomax (January 31, 1915 – July 19, 2002) was an American ethnomusicologist, best known for his numerous field recordings of folk music of the 20th century.
Alastair Fothergill (born 10 April 1960) is a British producer of nature documentaries for television and cinema.
Albatrosses, of the biological family Diomedeidae, are large seabirds related to the procellariids, storm petrels and diving petrels in the order Procellariiformes (the tubenoses).
Alfa Romeo Automobiles S.p.A. is a car manufacturer, founded by Frenchman Alexandre Darracq as A.L.F.A. (" Anonima Lombarda Fabbrica Automobili", "Lombard Automobile Factory Company") on 24 June 1910, in Milan.
Alistair Cooke (20 November 1908 – 30 March 2004) was a British-American journalist, television personality and broadcaster.
Amber is fossilized tree resin, which has been appreciated for its color and natural beauty since Neolithic times.
America: A Personal History of the United States is a British 13-part documentary television series about the United States and its history, commissioned by the BBC and made in partnership with Time-Life Films.
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences is one of the oldest learned societies in the United States of America.
Aposematism (from Greek ἀπό apo away, σῆμα sema sign) is a term coined by Edward Bagnall PoultonPoulton, 1890.
Are We Changing Planet Earth? and Can We Save Planet Earth? are two programmes that form a documentary about global warming, presented by David Attenborough.
An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is an area of countryside in England, Wales or Northern Ireland which has been designated for conservation due to its significant landscape value.
ARKive is a global initiative with the mission of "promoting the conservation of the world's threatened species, through the power of wildlife imagery", which it does by locating and gathering films, photographs and audio recordings of the world's species into a centralised digital archive.
The art of Europe, or Western art, encompasses the history of visual art in Europe.
The Association for International Broadcasting - AIB - is the not-for-profit, non-governmental trade association that represents and supports international television and radio broadcasters and online broadcasters.
Atlantic Productions is a television production company creating programmes for broadcasters in the UK, United States and European Union, both commissions and co-productions.
Attenborosaurus is an extinct genus of pliosaurid from the Early Jurassic of Dorset, England.
Attenborough's fan-throated lizard (Sitana attenboroughii) is a species of fan-throated lizards in the genus Sitana found in coastal Kerala in southern India.
Attenborough's Journey is a 2010 British documentary on David Attenborough's career as a broadcaster and the production of the nature documentary series First Life.
The Australian Academy of Science was founded in 1954 by a group of distinguished Australians, including Australian Fellows of the Royal Society of London.
The Australian National University (ANU) is a national research university located in Canberra, the capital of Australia.
£sd (pronounced /ɛlɛsˈdiː/ ell-ess-dee and occasionally written Lsd) is the popular name for the pre-decimal currencies once common throughout Europe, especially in the British Isles and hence in several countries of the British Empire and subsequently the Commonwealth.
Badger culling in the United Kingdom is permitted under licence, within a set area and timescale, as a way to reduce badger numbers in the hope of controlling the spread of bovine tuberculosis (bTB).
The BAFTA Fellowship, or the Academy Fellowship, is a lifetime achievement award presented by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) since 1971 "in recognition of outstanding achievement in the art forms of the moving image", and is the highest honour the Academy can bestow.
Bali (Balinese:, Indonesian: Pulau Bali, Provinsi Bali) is an island and province of Indonesia with the biggest Hindu population.
Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC Four is a British television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation and available to digital television viewers on Freeview, IPTV, satellite, and cable.
BBC Music Magazine is a monthly magazine.
The BBC Natural History Unit (NHU) is a department of the BBC which produces television, radio and online content with a natural history or wildlife theme.
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
BBC One is the flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
BBC Radio 4 is a radio station owned and operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) that broadcasts a wide variety of spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history.
BBC Radio 5 Live (also known as just 5 Live) is the BBC's national radio service that specialises in live BBC News, phone-ins, interviews and sports commentaries.
BBC Television is a service of the British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Two is the second flagship television channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.
The BBC Wildlife Specials are a series of nature documentary programmes commissioned by BBC Television.
The BBC 2 Floodlit Trophy (also known as the BBC 2 Television Trophy) was a competition for British rugby league clubs held between 1965 and 1980.
Biological anthropology, also known as physical anthropology, is a scientific discipline concerned with the biological and behavioral aspects of human beings, their related non-human primates and their extinct hominin ancestors.
BirdLife International (formerly the International Council for Bird Preservation) is a global partnership of conservation organisations that strives to conserve birds, their habitats, and global biodiversity, working with people towards sustainability in the use of natural resources.
Birdwatching, or birding, is a form of wildlife observation in which the observation of birds is a recreational activity or citizen science.
Black-and-white colobuses (or colobi) are Old World monkeys of the genus Colobus, native to Africa.
Blakea attenboroughi is a species of plant in the genus Blakea.
The Blood Pressure Association (or BPA) is a British charitable organisation, established in October 2000, that seeks to provide information and support to people with high blood pressure (also known as hypertension) and to educate the general public about the importance of blood pressure to health.
Blue Planet II is a 2017 British nature documentary series on marine life produced by the BBC Natural History Unit.
The blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) is a marine mammal belonging to the baleen whale parvorder, Mysticeti.
Boaty McBoatface is the lead boat of the Autosub Long Range-class of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) used for scientific research that will be carried on the research vessel RRS ''Sir David Attenborough'' owned by the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and operated by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS).
The Book of Genesis (from the Latin Vulgate, in turn borrowed or transliterated from Greek "", meaning "Origin"; בְּרֵאשִׁית, "Bərēšīṯ", "In beginning") is the first book of the Hebrew Bible (the Tanakh) and the Old Testament.
The Brecon Beacons (Bannau Brycheiniog) is a mountain range in South Wales. In a narrow sense, the name refers to the range of Old Red Sandstone peaks which lie to the south of Brecon. Sometimes referred to as "the central Beacons" they include South Wales' highest mountain, Pen y Fan. The range forms the central section of the Brecon Beacons National Park (Parc Cenedlaethol Bannau Brycheiniog), a designation which also encompasses ranges both to the east and the west of "the central Beacons". This much wider area is also commonly referred to as "the Brecon Beacons", and it includes the Black Mountains to the east as well as the similarly named but quite distinct Black Mountain to the west. The highest peaks include Fan Brycheiniog to the west and Pen y Fan in the central part. They share the same basic geology as the central range, and so exhibit many similar features, such as the north-facing escarpment and glacial features such as lakes and cwms (cirques) below the escarpment. They all fall within the border of the national park.
Brian Harold May, (born 19 July 1947) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, astrophysicist, and photographer.
The Britain–Australia Society was established in 1971 as a friendship society to promote historic links between the United Kingdom and Australia.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image – film, television and game in the United Kingdom.
The British Exploring Society is a UK-based youth development charity based at the Royal Geographical Society building, aiming to provide young people with an intense and lasting experience of self-discovery in wilderness environments.
The British Film Institute (BFI) is a film and charitable organisation which promotes and preserves filmmaking and television in the United Kingdom.
The British Naturalists' Association (BNA), founded in 1905 by E. Kay Robinson as the British Empire Naturalists' Association (BENA), is an organization in the United Kingdom to promote the study of natural history.
Broadcasting is the distribution of audio or video content to a dispersed audience via any electronic mass communications medium, but typically one using the electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves), in a one-to-many model.
The Broadcasting Act 1990 is a law of the British parliament, often regarded by both its supporters and its critics as a quintessential example of Thatcherism.
Butterfly Conservation is an insect conservation organisation in the United Kingdom.
Call My Bluff is a long-running British game show between two teams of three celebrity contestants.
Camouflage is the use of any combination of materials, coloration, or illumination for concealment, either by making animals or objects hard to see (crypsis), or by disguising them as something else (mimesis).
Canberra is the capital city of Australia.
Caroline Patricia Lucas (born 9 December 1960) is a British politician, and since 2 September 2016, Co-Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales, with Jonathan Bartley.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on 2 November 1982.
Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life is a 2009 television documentary about Charles Darwin and his revolutionary theory of evolution through natural selection, produced by the BBC to mark the bicentenary of Darwin's birth.
The Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) is the professional body which represents and supports ecologists and environmental managers, mainly in the United Kingdom but increasingly in Ireland and mainland Europe, and the rest of the world.
The Cherry Kearton Medal and Award is an honour bestowed by the Royal Geographical Society on "a traveller concerned with the study or practice of natural history, with a preference for those with an interest in nature photography, art or cinematography".
The taxonomical genus Pan (often referred to as chimpanzees or chimps) consists of two extant species: the common chimpanzee and the bonobo.
Christopher Eugene Parsons OBE (23. August 1932 in Winchester, Hampshire – 8 November 2002 in Littleton-upon-Severn, Gloucestershire) was an English wildlife film-maker and the executive producer of David Attenborough's Life on Earth, widely regarded as one of the finest and most influential of nature documentaries.
Chronicle was a BBC Television series shown monthly and then fortnightly on BBC Two from 18 June 1966 to its last broadcast on 29 May 1991.
Civilisation—in full, Civilisation: A Personal View by Kenneth Clark—is a television documentary series written and presented by the art historian Kenneth Clark.
Clare College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.
Color/Colour television is a television transmission technology that includes information on the color of the picture, so the video image can be displayed in color on the television set.
Creationism is the religious belief that the universe and life originated "from specific acts of divine creation",Gunn 2004, p. 9, "The Concise Oxford Dictionary says that creationism is 'the belief that the universe and living organisms originated from specific acts of divine creation.'" as opposed to the scientific conclusion that they came about through natural processes.
Crustaceans (Crustacea) form a large, diverse arthropod taxon which includes such familiar animals as crabs, lobsters, crayfish, shrimp, krill, woodlice, and barnacles.
Cryptozoology is a pseudoscience that aims to prove the existence of entities from the folklore record, such as Bigfoot or chupacabras, as well as animals otherwise considered extinct, such as non-avian dinosaurs.
Ctenocheloides is a genus of ghost shrimp in the family Callianassidae, containing the single species Ctenocheloides attenboroughi.
The culture of the United Kingdom is influenced by the UK's history as a developed state, a liberal democracy and a great power; its predominantly Christian religious life; and its composition of four countries—England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland—each of which has distinct customs, cultures and symbolism.
A curriculum vitae (often shortened CV or vita) is a written overview of a person's experience and other qualifications for a job opportunity.
The Daily Mail is a British daily middle-marketPeter Wilby, New Statesman, 19 December 2013 (online version: 2 January 2014) tabloid newspaper owned by the Daily Mail and General Trust and published in London.
David Attenborough's Conquest of the Skies 3D is a British natural history television series tracking the evolution of flight in animals.
David Attenborough's Life Stories is a series of monologues written and spoken by British broadcaster David Attenborough on the subject of natural history.
David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities is a British nature documentary series first broadcast on Eden in January 2013, Produced by Humble Bee Films, Sir David Attenborough presents the series which puts a spotlight on some of nature’s evolutionary anomalies and how these curious animals continue to baffle and fascinate.
David Attenborough's Natural History Museum Alive is a 2014 documentary.
De Montfort Hall is a music and performance venue located in Leicester, England.
The Descartes Prize is an annual award in science given by the European Union, named in honour of the French mathematician and philosopher, René Descartes.
Desert Island Discs is a radio programme broadcast on BBC Radio 4.
Desmond Davis (born 24 May 1926 in London, England) is a British film and television director.
The Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II was a multinational celebration throughout 2012, that marked the 60th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II on 6 February 1952.
Dian Fossey (January 16, 1932 – c. December 26, 1985) was an American primatologist and conservationist known for undertaking an extensive study of mountain gorilla groups from 1966 until her death in 1985.
The Director-General of the British Broadcasting Corporation is chief executive and (from 1994) editor-in-chief of the BBC.
Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is the 45th and current President of the United States, in office since January 20, 2017.
Electrotettix is an extinct genus of pygmy locust found in amber collected in the Dominican Republic.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
The Emmanuel Schools Foundation (ESF) is a charitable trust which has been involved in education since 1989.
An endangered species is a species which has been categorized as very likely to become extinct.
entertainment.ie is an Irish website based in Dublin City Centre.
Errol Fuller (born 19 June 1947) is an English writer and artist who lives in Tunbridge Wells, Kent.
Ethology is the scientific and objective study of animal behaviour, usually with a focus on behaviour under natural conditions, and viewing behaviour as an evolutionarily adaptive trait.
Euptychia attenboroughi or Attenborough's black-eyed satyr is a species of butterfly in the family Nymphalidae.
Fauna & Flora International (FFI), formerly the Fauna and Flora Preservation Society, is an international conservation charity and non-governmental organization.
Favourite Attenborough Moments is the name of a television poll conducted by the UKTV Documentary channel in 2006.
First Life is a 2010 British nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, also known by the expanded titles David Attenborough's First Life (UK) and First Life with David Attenborough (USA).
The Firth of Forth (Linne Foirthe) is the estuary (firth) of several Scottish rivers including the River Forth.
Flying Monsters 3D is a natural history documentary about the pterosaurs.
Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.
The Fonseca Prize of science communication (Premio Fonseca) is an annual award created by the University of Santiago de Compostela and the Consortium of Santiago under the auspices of the Program ConCiencia.
A fossil (from Classical Latin fossilis; literally, "obtained by digging") is any preserved remains, impression, or trace of any once-living thing from a past geological age.
Frederick Levi Attenborough (4 April 1887 – 20 March 1973) was a British academic and principal of University College, Leicester.
The Freedom of the City is an honour bestowed by a municipality upon a valued member of the community, or upon a visiting celebrity or dignitary.
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross is a British chat show presented by Jonathan Ross and broadcast on BBC One between 2001 and 2010.
Frozen Planet is a 2011 British nature documentary series, co-produced by the BBC and The Open University.
George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009.
Ghent University (Universiteit Gent, abbreviated as UGent) is a public research university located in Ghent, Belgium.
Global warming, also referred to as climate change, is the observed century-scale rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system and its related effects.
Glyndebourne is an English country house, the site of an opera house that, since 1934, has been the venue for the annual Glyndebourne Festival Opera.
The Great Barrier Reef is the world's largest coral reef system composed of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for over over an area of approximately.
Great Barrier Reef is a three-part BBC documentary series.
The Green Party of England and Wales (GPEW; Plaid Werdd Cymru a Lloegr) is a green, left-wing political party in England and Wales.
Grey Owl was the name British-born Archibald Belaney (September 18, 1888 – April 13, 1938) chose for himself when he took on a fraudulent First Nations identity as an adult.
Grey Owl is a 1999 biopic directed by Richard Attenborough and starring Pierce Brosnan in the role of real life British schoolboy turned Indian trapper "Grey Owl," Archibald Belaney (1888–1938), and Annie Galipeau as his wife Anahareo, with brief appearances by Graham Greene and others.
The griffin, griffon, or gryphon (Greek: γρύφων, grýphōn, or γρύπων, grýpōn, early form γρύψ, grýps; gryphus) is a legendary creature with the body, tail, and back legs of a lion; the head and wings of an eagle; and an eagle's talons as its front feet.
The grizzly bear (Ursus arctos ssp.) is a large population of the brown bear inhabiting North America.
Hans Florian Zimmer (born 12 September 1957) is a German film score composer and record producer.
Henry William Williamson (1 December 1895 – 13 August 1977) was an English army officer, naturalist, farmer and ruralist writer known for his natural history and social history novels.
Hieracium attenboroughianum, or Attenborough’s hawkweed, is a species of hawkweed in the genus Hieracium, found only in the Brecon Beacons in south Wales.
High-definition video is video of higher resolution and quality than standard-definition.
Horizon is an ongoing and long-running British documentary television series on BBC that covers science and philosophy.
Humanists UK, known from 1967 until May 2017 as the British Humanist Association (BHA), is a charitable organisation which promotes Humanism and aims to represent "people who seek to live good lives without religious or superstitious beliefs" in the United Kingdom by campaigning on issues relating to humanism, secularism, and human rights.
Hypertension (HTN or HT), also known as high blood pressure (HBP), is a long-term medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is persistently elevated.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
Top: tree photographed in the near infrared range.
The Institute of Biology (IoB) was a professional body for biologists, primarily those working in the United Kingdom.
Intelligent design (ID) is a religious argument for the existence of God, presented by its proponents as "an evidence-based scientific theory about life's origins",Numbers 2006, p. 373; " captured headlines for its bold attempt to rewrite the basic rules of science and its claim to have found indisputable evidence of a God-like being.
The International Business Times is an American online news publication that publishes seven national editions and four languages.
The International Cosmos Prize was established in 1993, commemorating Expo '90 in Osaka, Japan.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN; officially International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources) is an international organization working in the field of nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources.
Isleworth is a small town of Saxon origin sited within the London Borough of Hounslow in west London, England.
Jacob Bronowski (18 January 1908 – 22 August 1974) was a Polish-born British mathematician, historian of science, theatre author, poet and inventor.
Jacquetta Hawkes (5 August 1910 – 18 March 1996) was a British archaeologist and writer.
Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation) or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group and a nation, originating from the Israelites Israelite origins and kingdom: "The first act in the long drama of Jewish history is the age of the Israelites""The people of the Kingdom of Israel and the ethnic and religious group known as the Jewish people that descended from them have been subjected to a number of forced migrations in their history" and Hebrews of the Ancient Near East.
Joseph Edmund Johnson (born 23 December 1971) is a British Conservative politician.
John Michael Attenborough (1 January 1928 – 9 November 2012) was an English executive in the motor industry and then a financial advisor.
John Birt, Baron Birt (born 10 December 1944) is a British television executive and businessman.
The José Vasconcelos World Award of Education is granted by the World Cultural Council as a recognition to renowned educators, to experts in the field of teaching, and to legislators of education policies who have significant influence in enriching the culture of mankind.
Sir Julian Sorell Huxley FRS (22 June 1887 – 14 February 1975) was a British evolutionary biologist, eugenicist, and internationalist.
The Kalinga Prize for the Popularization of Science is an award given by UNESCO for exceptional skill in presenting scientific ideas to lay people.
Kerala is a state in South India on the Malabar Coast.
The Kew International Medal is an annual award given to individuals for distinguished, internationally recognised work aligned with the mission of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: to be the global resource for plant and fungal knowledge, building an understanding of the world’s plants and fungi upon which all our lives depend.
The dignity of Knight Bachelor is the most basic and lowest rank of a man who has been knighted by the monarch but not as a member of one of the organised orders of chivalry; it is a part of the British honours system.
The kraken is a legendary cephalopod-like sea monster of giant size that is said to dwell off the coasts of Norway and Greenland.
Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.
Leicester ("Lester") is a city and unitary authority area in the East Midlands of England, and the county town of Leicestershire.
The Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust (LRWT) is one of 47 wildlife trusts across the United Kingdom.
Life is a British nature documentary series created and produced by the BBC in association with The Open University.
Life in Cold Blood is a BBC nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first broadcast in the United Kingdom from 4 February 2008 on BBC One.
Life in the Freezer is a BBC nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first transmitted in the United Kingdom from 18 November 1993.
Life in the Undergrowth is a BBC nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first transmitted in the UK from 23 November 2005.
Life on Earth: A Natural History by David Attenborough is a British television natural history series made by the BBC in association with Warner Bros. and Reiner Moritz Productions Productions.
David Attenborough's Life on Land: A DVD Encyclopaedia is a DVD box set of nature documentaries made by the BBC Natural History Unit.
Life Story is a British natural-history television series with Mike Gunton, Rupert Barrington and Tom Hugh-Jones from the BBC Natural History Unit on the production team.
The Linnean Society of London is a society dedicated to the study of, and the dissemination of information concerning, natural history, evolution and taxonomy.
This is a list of Fellows and Foreign Members of the Royal Society elected in 1983.
The London School of Economics (officially The London School of Economics and Political Science, often referred to as LSE) is a public research university located in London, England and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
London Zoo is the world's oldest scientific zoo.
Lost Worlds, Vanished Lives is a 1989 four-part BBC documentary series concerning the discovery of fossils.
Macro photography (or photomacrography or macrography, and sometimes macrophotography), is extreme close-up photography, usually of very small subjects and living organisms like insects, in which the size of the subject in the photograph is greater than life size (though macrophotography technically refers to the art of making very large photographs).
Mahjoub Sharif (1 January 1948 – 2 April 2014), born as Mahjoub Muhammad Sharif Muhammad, was a Sudanese poet, teacher and activist.
Sir Malcolm Henry Arnold, CBE (21 October 1921 – 23 September 2006) was an English composer.
Man Alive was a documentary and current affairs series which ran on BBC2 between 1965 and 1981.
Marine life, or sea life or ocean life, is the plants, animals and other organisms that live in the salt water of the sea or ocean, or the brackish water of coastal estuaries.
Mark Gerard Lawson (born 11 April 1962) is an English journalist, broadcaster and author.
Mary Grace Agnes Adams (née Campin, 10 March 1898 – 15 May 1984), was an English television producer, programme director and administrator who worked for the BBC.
Materpiscis (Latin for mother fish) is a genus of ptyctodontid placoderm (a class of extinct, superficially shark-like armored fishes) from the Late Devonian located at the Gogo Formation of Western Australia.
The Mesozoic Era is an interval of geological time from about.
Michael John Attenborough, CBE (born 13 February 1950), styled The Hon. Michael Attenborough socially, is an English theatre director.
The Michael Faraday Prize is awarded by the Royal Society of London for "excellence in communicating science to UK audiences".
Ian Michael Peacock (born 14 September 1929, Christchurch, Hampshire) is a former British television executive, who from 1963 until the spring of 1965 was the first Controller of BBC 2, the Corporation's second television channel.
Middlesex (abbreviation: Middx) is an historic county in south-east England.
In evolutionary biology, mimicry is a similarity of one organism, usually an animal, to another that has evolved because the resemblance is selectively favoured by the behaviour of a shared signal receiver that can respond to both.
Monty Python’s Flying Circus (known during the final series as just Monty Python) is a British sketch comedy series created by the comedy group Monty Python and broadcast by the BBC from 1969 to 1974.
Moscow Society of Naturalists (Московское общество испытателей природы (MOIP)) is one of Russia's oldest learned societies.
The mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei) is one of the two subspecies of the eastern gorilla.
The National Maritime Museum (NMM) in Greenwich, London, is the leading maritime museum of the United Kingdom and may be the largest museum of its kind in the world.
National service is a system of either compulsory or voluntary government service, usually military service.
The National Television Awards (often shortened to NTAs) is a British television awards ceremony, broadcast by the ITV network and initiated in 1995.
The idea of national treasure, like national epics and national anthems, is part of the language of romantic nationalism, which arose in the late 18th century and 19th centuries.
Natural history is a domain of inquiry involving organisms including animals, fungi and plants in their environment; leaning more towards observational than experimental methods of study.
The Natural History Museum in London is a natural history museum that exhibits a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history.
Natural science is a branch of science concerned with the description, prediction, and understanding of natural phenomena, based on empirical evidence from observation and experimentation.
Natural World is a strand of British wildlife documentary programmes broadcast on BBC Two and BBC Two HD and regarded by the BBC as its flagship natural history series.
Nature is a British multidisciplinary scientific journal, first published on 4 November 1869.
A natural history film or wildlife film is a documentary film about animals, plants, or other non-human living creatures, usually concentrating on film taken in their natural habitat but also often including footage of trained and captive animals.
Nature's Great Events is a wildlife documentary series made for BBC television, first shown in the UK on BBC One and BBC HD in February 2009.
Nelson Mandela University (formerly Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, NMMU, formerly the University of Port Elizabeth (UPE)) is a South African university with its main administration in the coastal city of Port Elizabeth.
Nepenthes attenboroughii, or Attenborough's pitcher plant, is a montane species of carnivorous pitcher plant of the genus Nepenthes.
New Guinea (Nugini or, more commonly known, Papua, historically, Irian) is a large island off the continent of Australia.
The New Statesman is a British political and cultural magazine published in London.
A newt is a salamander in the subfamily Pleurodelinae, also called eft during its terrestrial juvenile phase.
The Nierenberg Prize for Science in the Public Interest is given annually by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
Night photography refers to photographs taken outdoors between dusk and dawn.
The North American Native Plant Society (NANPS) is a volunteer-operated registered charitable organization concerned with conserving native plants in wild areas and restoring indigenous flora to developed areas.
North Wales (Gogledd Cymru) is an unofficial region of Wales.
Onchocerca volvulus is a nematode that causes onchocerciasis (river blindness), and is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide after trachoma.
The Open University (OU) is a public distance learning and research university, and one of the biggest universities in the UK for undergraduate education.
The Order of Merit (Ordre du Mérite) is an order of merit recognising distinguished service in the armed forces, science, art, literature, or for the promotion of culture.
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.
The Order of the Companions of Honour is an order of the Commonwealth realms.
Ornithology is a branch of zoology that concerns the study of birds.
Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world, and the second oldest after Cambridge University Press.
The George Foster Peabody Awards (or simply Peabody Awards) program, named for American businessman and philanthropist George Peabody, honor the most powerful, enlightening, and invigorating stories in television, radio, and online media.
Peter and the Wolf (p) Op. 67, a 'symphonic fairy tale for children', is a musical composition written by Sergei Prokofiev in 1936.
Sir Peter Thomas Blake, CBE, RDI, RA (born 25 June 1932) is an English pop artist, best known for co-creating the sleeve design for the Beatles' album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
Peter Anthony Rose MBE (music) and Anne Conlon MBE (words) are award-winning writers best known for their environmental musicals for children.
Sir Peter Markham Scott, (14 September 1909 – 29 August 1989) was a British ornithologist, conservationist, painter, naval officer, broadcaster and sportsman.
Phytoplankton are the autotrophic (self-feeding) components of the plankton community and a key part of oceans, seas and freshwater basin ecosystems.
Planet Earth is a 2006 British television series produced by the BBC Natural History Unit.
Planet Earth II is a 2016 British nature documentary series produced by the BBC as a sequel to Planet Earth, which was broadcast in 2006.
Platysaurus is a genus of lizards, commonly known as flat lizards for their flat backs, in the family Cordylidae.
Plesiosauria (Greek: πλησίος, plesios, meaning "near to" and Sauria) or plesiosaurs are an order or clade of Mesozoic marine reptiles (marine Sauropsida), belonging to the Sauropterygia.
Polioptila is a genus of bird in the Polioptilidae family.
Population Matters, formerly known as the Optimum Population Trust, is a UK-based charity that addresses population size and its effects on environmental sustainability.
Prethopalpus attenboroughi (or Attenborough's goblin spider) is a tiny spider named after Sir David Attenborough, that is found only on Horn Island off northern Queensland in Australia.
The Princess of Asturias Awards (Premios Princesa de Asturias, Premios Princesa d'Asturies), formerly the Prince of Asturias Awards from 1981–2014 (Premios Príncipe de Asturias) are a series of annual prizes awarded in Spain by the Princess of Asturias Foundation (previously the Prince of Asturias Foundation) to individuals, entities or organizations from around the world who make notable achievements in the sciences, humanities, and public affairs.
The principal is the chief executive and the chief academic officer of a university or college in certain parts of the Commonwealth.
Pristimantis attenboroughi (Attenborough’s rubber frog) is a species of frogs native to the Peruvian Andes.
In service industries, such as education, a program manager or program director researches, plans, develops and implements one or more of the firm's professional services.
Pterosaurs (from the Greek πτερόσαυρος,, meaning "winged lizard") were flying reptiles of the extinct clade or order Pterosauria.
Public broadcasting includes radio, television and other electronic media outlets whose primary mission is public service.
The Queensland Museum is the state museum of Queensland, Australia.
Radio Times is a British weekly television and radio programme listings magazine.
Reader's Digest is an American general-interest family magazine, published ten times a year.
A refugee, generally speaking, is a displaced person who has been forced to cross national boundaries and who cannot return home safely (for more detail see legal definition).
Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough, (29 August 1923 – 24 August 2014), was an English actor, filmmaker, entrepreneur, and politician.
Clinton Richard Dawkins (born 26 March 1941) is an English ethologist, evolutionary biologist, and author.
Richmond Park, in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, was created by Charles I in the 17th century as a deer park.
Robert Thomas Bakker (born March 24, 1945) is an American paleontologist who helped reshape modern theories about dinosaurs, particularly by adding support to the theory that some dinosaurs were endothermic (warm-blooded).
Robin Hugh Scutt (24 October 1920 – 7 February 2000), better known as Robin Scott, was a British broadcasting executive.
Roderick Keith Ogilvy "Rory" Bremner,"Rory Bremner".
The Queen's Christmas Message (also known as The King's Christmas Message in the reign of a male monarch, formally as Her Majesty's Most Gracious Speech) is a broadcast made by the sovereign of the Commonwealth realms to the Commonwealth of Nations each Christmas.
The Royal Festival Hall is a 2,500-seat concert, dance and talks venue within Southbank Centre in London.
The Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) is the UK's learned society and professional body for geography, founded in 1830 for the advancement of geographical sciences.
The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures are a series of lectures on a single topic each, which have been held at the Royal Institution in London each year since 1825, missing 1939–42 because of the Second World War.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
The Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain, commonly known as the Royal Photographic Society (RPS), is one of the world's oldest photographic societies.
The President, Council and Fellows of the Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge, commonly known as the Royal Society, is a learned society.
The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is a charitable organisation registered in England and Wales and in Scotland.
The Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) is a London-based, British organisation committed to finding practical solutions to social challenges.
The Royal Society of Biology (RSB), previously called the Society of Biology, is a learned society and professional association in the United Kingdom created to advance the interests of biology in academia, industry, education, and research.
The Royal Victorian Order (Ordre royal de Victoria) is a dynastic order of knighthood established in 1896 by Queen Victoria.
RRS Sir David Attenborough is a research vessel owned by the Natural Environment Research Council, to be operated by the British Antarctic Survey for the purposes of both research and logistic support.
The RSPB Medal is awarded annually by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds According to the RSPB: The RSPB Medal is the Society's most prestigious award.
Rugby league football is a full-contact sport played by two teams of thirteen players on a rectangular field.
Saving Planet Earth is a season of nature documentaries with a conservation theme, screened on BBC Television in 2007 to mark the 50th anniversary of its specialist factual department, the BBC Natural History Unit.
A referendum on Scottish independence from the United Kingdom took place on Thursday 18 September 2014.
Simon Andrew Hicks Mayo (born 21 September 1958) is an English radio presenter who has worked for BBC Radio since 1981. Mayo was the presenter of Simon Mayo Drivetime on BBC Radio 2 between 2010 and 2018 and with Mark Kermode, presenter of Kermode and Mayo's Film Review on BBC Radio 5 Live. Mayo currently presents a revamped drive time show on Radio 2 with Jo Whiley which began on 14 May 2018. In 2008, Mayo was recognised as the "Radio Broadcaster of the Year" at the 34th annual Broadcasting Press Guild Awards and the "Speech Broadcaster of the Year" at the Sony Radio Academy Awards, receiving the latter for his "ability to paint colourful pictures of location and event and his ability to bring the very best out of his guests, encouraging conversation and interaction between them while skilfully nudging and controlling them" and for being "a master of light and shade, handling serious and lighter issues with aplomb." Mayo is the author of several books, including the acclaimed Itch trilogy of thrillers for younger readers. He is one of the highest paid BBC radio presenters.
Sir is an honorific address used in a number of situations in many anglophone cultures.
Sir David's long-beaked echidna (Zaglossus attenboroughi), also known as Attenborough's long-beaked echidna or the Cyclops long-beaked echidna, is one of the three species from the genus Zaglossus that occurs in New Guinea.
Sirdavidia is a monotypic genus of flowering plants from the family Annonaceae described February 4, 2015, by Thomas L.P. Couvreur of France's Institute of Research for Development, Raoul Niangadouma of the Herbier National du Gabon, Bonaventure Sonké of the University of Yaoundé, and Hervé Sauquet of Université Paris-Sud.
Sky 3D is a 3D television on-demand service and a former channel on the Sky platform, that launched on 3 April 2010 with the Manchester United vs Chelsea football match being broadcast in over a thousand pubs across the UK and Ireland in 3D.
Saul Hudson (born July 23, 1965), better known by his stage name Slash, is an English-American musician and songwriter.
Slate is an online magazine that covers current affairs, politics, and culture in the United States from a liberal perspective.
Snooker is a cue sport which originated among British Army officers stationed in India in the latter half of the 19th century.
Social anthropology or anthroposociology is the dominant constituent of anthropology throughout the United Kingdom and Commonwealth and much of Europe (France in particular), where it is distinguished from cultural anthropology.
The Society for the History of Natural History (SHNH) is an international society for everyone who is interested in natural history in the broadest sense.
The Society of Antiquaries of London (SAL) is a learned society "charged by its Royal Charter of 1751 with 'the encouragement, advancement and furtherance of the study and knowledge of the antiquities and history of this and other countries'." It is based at Burlington House, Piccadilly, London (a building owned by the UK government), and is a registered charity.
State of the Planet is a three-part environmental documentary series, made by the BBC Natural History Unit, transmitted in November 2000.
Strictly Come Dancing (informally known as Strictly) is a British television dance contest, featuring celebrity contestants, with professional dance partners competing in a ballroom and Latin dance competition.
The superb lyrebird (Menura novaehollandiae) is an Australian songbird, one of two species from the family Menuridae.
Syracosphaera azureaplaneta is a species of coccolithophore.
Tarka the Otter: His Joyful Water-Life and Death in the Country of the Two Rivers is a highly influential novel by Henry Williamson, first published in 1927 by G.P. Putnam's Sons with an introduction by the Hon.
A television licence or broadcast receiving licence is a payment required in many countries for the reception of television broadcasts, or the possession of a television set where some broadcasts are funded in full or in part by the licence fee paid.
Sir Michael Terence Wogan (3 August 1938 – 31 January 2016), better known as Terry Wogan, was an Irish radio and television broadcaster who worked for the BBC in the UK for most of his career.
The Amber Time Machine is a BBC documentary written and presented by David Attenborough.
The Ascent of Man is a 13-part British documentary television series produced by the BBC and Time-Life Films first broadcast in 1973; it was written and presented by British mathematician and historian of science Jacob Bronowski.
The Blue Planet is a British nature documentary series created and produced by the BBC.
The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) is a community volunteering charity that works to create healthier and happier communities for everyone through environmental conservation and practical tasks undertaken by volunteers.
The Culture Show was a weekly BBC Two arts magazine programme, focusing on the best of the week's arts and culture news, covering books, art, film, architecture, music, visual fashion and the performing arts.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The First Eden: The Mediterranean World and Man is a BBC documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first transmitted in the United Kingdom from 8 March 1987.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Independent is a British online newspaper.
The Life Collection is a 24-disc DVD box set of eight titles from David Attenborough's 'Life' series of BBC natural history programmes.
The Life of Birds is a BBC nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first transmitted in the United Kingdom from 21 October 1998.
The Life of Mammals is a nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first transmitted in the United Kingdom from 20 November 2002.
The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth is a BBC nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first transmitted in the UK from 19 January 1984.
The Money Programme was a finance and business affairs television programme on BBC Two which had a long run.
The New Elizabethans was a 2012 series on BBC Radio 4 to mark the diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II.
The Old Grey Whistle Test (usually abbreviated to Whistle Test or OGWT) was a British television music show.
The Penguin King (US title: Penguins 3D) is a 3D feature-length natural history documentary which follows the life of a male king penguin on South Georgia.
The Private Life of Plants is a BBC nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first shown in the United Kingdom from 11 January 1995.
The Proms is an eight-week summer season of daily orchestral classical music concerts and other events held annually, predominantly in the Royal Albert Hall in central London.
The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.
The Trials of Life: A Natural History of Behaviour is a BBC nature documentary series written and presented by David Attenborough, first transmitted in the United Kingdom from 3 October 1990.
The Tribal Eye is a seven-part BBC documentary series on the subject of tribal art, written and presented by David Attenborough.
The Wildlife Trusts, the trading name of the Royal Society of Wildlife Trusts, is an organisation made up of 47 local Wildlife Trusts in the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man and Alderney.
The World About Us was a BBC Two television documentary series on natural history which ran from 1967 to 1987.
Time-lapse photography is a technique whereby the frequency at which film frames are captured (the frame rate) is much lower than that used to view the sequence.
Tribal art is the visual arts and material culture of indigenous peoples.
Trigonopterus attenboroughi is a species of flightless weevil in the genus Trigonopterus from Indonesia.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. is an American media conglomerate that is part of AT&T's WarnerMedia, and manages the collection of cable television networks and properties initiated or acquired by Ted Turner.
A two shot is a type of shot in which the frame encompasses a view of two people (the subjects).
UKTV is a British multi-channel broadcaster, jointly owned by BBC Studios (formerly BBC Worldwide) and Discovery, Inc. It was formed on 26 March 1992 through a joint venture between BBC and Thames Television.
Ultra-high-definition television (also known as Ultra HD television, Ultra HD, UHDTV, UHD and Super Hi-Vision) today includes 4K UHD and 8K UHD, which are two digital video formats that were first proposed by NHK Science & Technology Research Laboratories and later defined and approved by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
Uncontacted people, also referred to as isolated people or lost tribes, are communities who live, or have lived, either by choice (people living in voluntary isolation) or by circumstance, without significant contact with modern civilization.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.
The 2015 United Kingdom general election was held on 7 May 2015 to elect 650 members to the House of Commons.
The United States presidential election of 2016 was the 58th quadrennial American presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
The University of Leicester is a public research university based in Leicester, England.
The University of Oxford (formally The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.
W (formerly Watch) is a British general entertainment channel broadcasting in the United Kingdom and Ireland, as part of the UKTV network.
The White House is the official residence and workplace of the President of the United States.
Wildlife on One was, for nearly three decades, the BBC's flagship natural history programme.
Wildscreen is a wildlife conservation charity based in Bristol, England.
The World Cultural Council is an international organization whose goals are to promote cultural values, goodwill and philanthropy among individuals.
World Land Trust (WLT) (formerly the World Wide Land Conservation Trust) is a UK-based non-profit environmental organization established in 1989.
In demographics, the world population is the total number of humans currently living, and was estimated to have reached 7.6 billion people as of May 2018.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization founded in 1961, working in the field of the wilderness preservation, and the reduction of human impact on the environment.
First established as a grammar school for boys in 1877, Wyggeston and Queen Elizabeth I College (WQEIC) is now a sixth form college, located in Leicester, England and part of the WQE-Regent group following its merger with Regent College.
Zoo Quest is a series of multi-part nature documentaries broadcast on the BBC Television Service between 1954 and 1963.
The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) is a charity devoted to the worldwide conservation of animals and their habitats.
The 100 Greatest Britons was a television series broadcast by the BBC in 2002.
The Queen's Birthday Honours 1974 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.
Queen's Birthday Honours are announced on or around the date of the Queen's Official Birthday in Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
The Birthday Honours 1991 for the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms of Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Belize, Grenada, New Zealand, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, were announced on 14 June 1991, to celebrate the Queen's Official Birthday of 1991.
The New Year Honours 1996 were appointments by most of the sixteen Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries, and honorary ones to citizens of other countries.
Attenborough, D., Attenborough, David, David Frederick Attenborough, David Nattenburger, David attenborough, David attenbourough, Sir Attenborough, Sir Dave Attenborough, Sir David Attenborough, Sir David Frederick Attenborough.