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David Attenborough

British broadcaster and naturalist

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David Attenborough: British broadcaster and naturalist
Sir David Frederick Attenborough is an English broadcaster and natural historian. He is best known for writing and presenting, in conjunction with the BBC Natural History Unit, the nine natural history documentary series forming the Life collection that together constitute a comprehensive survey of animal and plant life on Earth. He is a former senior manager at the BBC, having served as controller of BBC Two and director of programming for BBC Television in the 1960s and 1970s. He is the only person to have won BAFTAs for programmes in each of black and white, colour, HD, 3D and 4K. In 2018 and 2019, he received Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Narrator. He considers his 2020 documentary film, David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet, his personal witness statement of his life and the future.

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Prince William and David Attenborough launching $65 million Earthshot environmental prize fund [Video]

Prince William and David Attenborough launching $65 million Earthshot environmental prize fund

Prince William has teamed up with broadcasting legend David Attenborough to launch a £50 million pound Earthshot prize fund for those who invent solutions to environmental problems.

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Celebrities, activists and experts named as Earthshot Prize judges [Video]

Celebrities, activists and experts named as Earthshot Prize judges

The Duke of Cambridge has launched a £50 million environmental prize that willmake five £1 million awards each year until 2030 to solutions to environmentalproblems. A council of campaigners,..

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Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis ask David Attenborough questions [Video]

Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis ask David Attenborough questions

Must credit: Kensington Palace The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge share a shortvideo clip of Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis each askingSir David Attenborough a question about the..

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Sir David Attenborough says Extinction Rebellion should be 'careful' with their disruptive methods [Video]

Sir David Attenborough says Extinction Rebellion should be 'careful' with their disruptive methods

Sir David Attenborough warns Extinction Rebellion of its disruptive methodsand urges the public to limit their waste to save the planet.

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Sir David Attenborough joins Instagram to warn ‘the world is in trouble’ [Video]

Sir David Attenborough joins Instagram to warn ‘the world is in trouble’

Sir David Attenborough has joined Instagram, using his debut post to warn“saving our planet is now a communications challenge”. The veteranbroadcaster, 94, shared a video message on Thursday in..

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Sir David Attenborough reflects on his extraordinary career in ‘A Life On Our Planet’ [Video]

Sir David Attenborough reflects on his extraordinary career in ‘A Life On Our Planet’

Sir David Attenborough's extraordinary life and career is celebrated in a newfilm premiering in theaters in September and on Netflix. Attenborough alsooffers a stark warning about the destruction to..

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Prince William is teaming up with Sir David Attenborough to launch a program that offers millions of dollars to anyone who comes up with solutions to a number of global environmental issues. CBS News..
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ShowBiz Minute: Wallen, Earthshot Prize, 'Sesame Street'

Morgan Wallen dropped as "SNL" performer after breaking COVID rules; Prince William, David Attenborough launch Earthshot Prize; "Sesame Street" tackles racism in TV special. (Oct. 8)  
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Too cute! Watch royal children George, Charlotte, Louis quiz Sir David Attenborough about nature

The two and a half minute video, focused on the natural world, includes a short greeting, a question from each of the children and an answer from Attenborough.
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Oops! Hand back that ancient shark tooth, Prince George: It's a Maltese cultural artifact

Did famed naturalist David Attenborough illegally acquire a giant ancient shark tooth in Malta in 1960s? And will Prince George have to return it?
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60 Seconds with Sir David Attenborough on literature, optimism and death

Sir David Attenborough tells Anderson Cooper about the last book he read, who’s influenced him the most, and whether or not he’s afraid of death.
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Florida’s Amendment 4, The Wall, Sir David

How many of Florida's felons will be able to vote in the swing state? Then, engineers say a private section of the border wall will eventually fail. And, Sir David Attenborough: The 60 Minutes..
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Sir David Attenborough to 60 Minutes: "A crime has been committed"

Eighteen years after declining to take a hard stance in his first profile on 60 Minutes, Sir David Attenborough warns about the dangers of climate change.
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Where Sir David Attenborough draws his optimism

Sir David Attenborough tells 60 Minutes correspondent Anderson Cooper he looks to the young for hope on a declining planet.
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Prince William, Duchess Kate share new photos of their family with Sir David Attenborough

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shared new photos of their royal family taken after a screening of Sir David Attenborough's new film.
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Attenborough talks climate change on 60 Minutes

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough tells Anderson Cooper the terrible things people have done throughout history pale in comparison to the damage brought to the Earth from climate change...
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Sir David Attenborough on why his new film is a "witness statement" to climate change

The renowned wildlife filmmaker tells Anderson Cooper about the damages brought to the Earth by climate change, "A crime has been committed... And it so happens that I’m of such an age, that I was..
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Climate change: Attenborough trusts younger generation

Naturalist David Attenborough hopes a new documentary about his life and career - "David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet" - alerts people to the need to act over climate change. (Sept. 21)  
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The "lucky" life and adventures of naturalist and TV presenter David Attenborough are explored in WWF documentary, "David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet." (Sept. 21)  
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UK royals give Boaty McBoatface polar ship its official name

Prince William and his wife Kate formally named a new British polar research ship "Sir David Attenborough" on Thursday, a more dignified title than the public's choice of "Boaty McBoatface".
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