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Didn’t spot this until later, but Der Spiegel has a great slideshow with a different selection of images.
The programme site is here and has a bunch of images and behind the scenes stuff.

Animals in the Womb

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Wonderful images of the development of elephants, dolphins and dogs in the womb, created using ultrasound, a battery of cameras and computer graphics.

The sequences of development from fertilisation to birth will be broadcast over Christmas on Channel 4 and National Geographic Channel. I really hope it isn’t blighted by a saccharine commentary track.

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Channel 4