The mystery of ears

The human ear is an extraordinary feat of evolution and design. Each ear on the planet is as individual as a fingerprint and – to the trained eye –can give away a lot about us. This brilliant video from BBC Ideas explains more.

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  1. Using a mirror, attempt an accurate, life-size pencil drawing of your left ear!
  2. After watching the video, list the three most interesting things you have learnt. Discuss them with an adult.