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Giant clams and tall stories

Giant clams and tall stories
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Attenborough Studio

11 August 2014 12:30 - 13:00, 14:30 - 15:00

Giant clams have always fascinated natural historians because of their size, beautiful mantle tissue and also because of the myths surrounding them.

Divers once believed they could get caught between the massive shell valves and drown. Although we now know this isn't true, the mystery of these gentle giants remains.

Come along to this Nature Live event to learn more about these beautiful and iconic animals from a scientist who has spent hours underwater with them.

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