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Web site: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/

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Television's longest-running weekly natural history series has won more than 200 honors from the television industry, parent groups, the international wildlife film community and environmental organizations.

TV Schedule

Invasion of the Killer Whales #3203 [TV-PG]
As the ice shrinks in the Arctic, killer whales are increasingly attacking the same prey as struggling polar bears.

  • KET2 Friday, November 21 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, November 22 at 6:00 pm EST

My Life As A Turkey #2904 [TV-PG]
Deep in the wilds of Florida, writer and naturalist Joe Hutto was given the rare opportunity to raise wild turkeys from chicks. Hutto spent each day out and about as a "wild turkey" with his family of chicks until the day came when he had to let his children grow up and go off on their own.

  • KET Wednesday, November 26 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, November 27 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, November 28 at 3:00 am EST

An Original DUCKumentary #3004 [TV-PG]
The story follows a wood duck family and discovers how a male and female create a bond, migrate together across thousands of miles, nurture and protect a brood of chicks, and come full circle as they head to their wintering grounds.

  • KET Wednesday, November 26 at 9:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, November 27 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, November 28 at 4:00 am EST

The Private Life of Deer #3012 [TV-G]
Scientists, deer experts, and special cameras shed light on the hidden world of white-tailed deer.

  • KET Wednesday, November 26 at 10:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, November 27 at 3:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, November 28 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET2 Monday, December 1 at 4:00 am EST

Moment of Impact: Hunters and Herds #2709 [TV-PG]
An innovative and revolutionary look at the bio-engineering of "how animals work."

  • KET2 Thursday, December 4 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, December 5 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, December 6 at 2:00 am EST
  • KET2 Monday, December 8 at 3:00 am EST

Moment of Impact: Jungle #2710 [TV-PG]
An innovative and revolutionary look at the bio-engineering of "how animals work."

  • KET Wednesday, December 10 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, December 11 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, December 12 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, December 13 at 6:00 pm EST

Elsa's Legacy: The Born Free Story #2806 [TV-PG]
The dramatic story of the Adamsons' rescue of three lion cubs and their attachment to Elsa, whom they released back into the wild, was the first filmic exploration of animals as individuals.

  • KET Wednesday, December 17 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, December 18 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, December 19 at 3:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, December 20 at 6:00 pm EST

Christmas in Yellowstone #2403 [TV-G]
Breathtaking landscapes frame intimate scenes of wolves, coyotes, elk, bison, bears, and otters as they make their way through the most challenging season of the year.

  • KET Sunday, December 21 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET Wednesday, December 24 at 8:00 pm EST

The Himalayas #2808 [TV-G]
The Himalayan mountain system is the planet's highest and home to the world's tallest peaks. Explore the diversity of wildlife and habitats of this mountain chain including the mysterious snow leopard.

  • KET2 Thursday, December 25 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, December 26 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET Saturday, December 27 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, December 27 at 6:00 pm EST

Cracking The Koala Code #2913 [TV-PG]
The day-to-day dramas of an extended family of koalas, seen through the eyes of the scientists studying their every move and vocalization. Discover how koalas survive and thrive on a diet poisonous to almost all other herbivorous mammals.

  • KET2 Thursday, January 1 at 4:00 am EST

Parrot Confidential #3103 [TV-PG]
A look at parrots in need of rescue focuses on Lou, a parrot who is abandoned in a foreclosed home.

  • KET2 Saturday, January 3 at 6:00 pm EST

Wild France #3204 [TV-PG]
Breathtaking photography reveals wolves, boar, and bears living in France's mountains and forests.

  • KET Wednesday, January 7 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, January 8 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, January 9 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, January 10 at 6:00 pm EST

Dogs That Changed The World, Pt. 1 - The Rise of the Dog #2411 [TV-G]
How the 300 breeds of dog recognized today came to be so different and how and why the modern dog secured a place in history as one of the best-loved animals on our planet.

  • KET Wednesday, January 14 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, January 15 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, January 16 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, January 17 at 6:00 pm EST

Closed Captioned Ireland's Wild River #3107 [TV-G]
A wildlife cameraman explores the natural history of the Shannon, Ireland's greatest geographical landmark and longest river.

  • KET Saturday, January 17 at 5:00 am EST
  • KET2 Sunday, January 18 at 8:00 pm EST

Dogs That Changed The World, Pt. 2 - Dogs by Design #2412 [TV-G]
All dogs claim the wolf as their ancestor. But how did the wolf become the domesticated dog, and how did the hundreds of breeds we know today come to be so different?

  • KET Wednesday, January 21 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, January 22 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, January 23 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, January 24 at 6:00 pm EST

Penguin Post Office #3205 [TV-PG]
In the heart of the Antarctic Peninsula, a post office is surrounded by 3,000 gentoo penguins. Every summer, as staff put stamps on postcards, the penguins return from their fishing grounds to their breeding grounds.

  • KET Wednesday, January 28 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KET2 Thursday, January 29 at 1:00 am EST
  • KET2 Friday, January 30 at 4:00 am EST
  • KET2 Saturday, January 31 at 6:00 pm EST
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