The Arctic tern is famous for its long migration route: it flies from the Arctic to the Antarctic and back again each year.
An extinct group of Cephalopoda, with solid external skeletons. They are excellent index fossils.
The dodo is an extinct species of birds that used to be native to the island of Mauritius. It has become the symbol of extinction.
The Northern white-breasted hedgehog rolls into a ball to protect itself.
Tardigrades can survive in extreme environments, they can even stay alive in outer space.
The European badger is an omnivorous, nocturnal animal. Badger colonies live in large burrow systems, called setts.
The animation shows the anatomy of turtles.
A mammal with features typical of reptiles: it lays eggs and has a cloaca.
Enzymes are protein molecules catalysing biochemical reactions. Their activity can be regulated.
The archaeopteryx shows characteristics of both birds and reptiles. It is probably the ancestor of birds.
One of the most common types of flatworms.
The cockchafer (or maybug) is a widespread bug in Europe. Its larvae, known as chafer grubs are considered a pest.
The large white butterfly is a common species of butterflies, through which we demonstrate the anatomy of butterflies.
A type of prehistoric reptile having bony plates on its back, which aided thermoregulation.
A type of snake with a characteristic spot on its neck.
Common ciliated eucaryotic unicellular organisms widespread in freshwaters.
Freshwater fish used as food in many parts of the world.
This animation demonstrates the anatomy of birds through the example of mallards.
ATP is the main source of energy for cells.
NAD⁺ is a coenzyme that plays an important role mainly in catabolic processes, while NADP is important in anabolic processes as hydrogen carriers.