What can we learn from nature? In 12 half hour programs the series 'Dat willen wij ook' (copy cats) tells us what we can learn from plants and animals. Each episode shows how scientist unravel one of the magnificent tricks of nature. Each episode shows how far we are in applying what we have learned.
This episode about scientists Gordon Hendler and Joanna Aizenberg, learning from a brittlestar. The echinoderm was thought to be blind, yet to his astonishment Hendler found out: it is covered with eyes. Eyes with built in sunglasses.
Camera: Hendrik Wuyts, Chris Blokhuis
Editing: Jurjen Blick
Sound: Ivo Voragen, Karin Schagen
For the complete episode: (low res unfortunately, but free): hollanddoc.nl/kijk-luister/exacte-wetenschappen/dat-willen-wij-ook.html
High res, 0,99 cts: ximon.nl/TV-Serie/dat-willen-wij-ook/125988