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Santa's Wild Home

Santa's Wild Home

Santa's Wild Home

Get an intimate look at the wildlife of Lapland, a region in northern Finland, the fabled home of Santa Claus and actual home of reindeer, great gray owls, wolverines, eagles, wolves, musk oxen, brown bears and more.
S39 E6 Length 52:28 Premiere: 11.25.20

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NATURE brings the beauty and wonder of the natural world into your home, becoming in the process the benchmark for natural history programs.

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The Cheetah Children - S35 E5

For nearly two years in the forested hills of Zimbabwe, wildlife cameraman Kim Wolhuter shadowed a wild cheetah family on foot, to reveal the cubs' remarkable journey to adulthood and their mother's dedication in raising them.

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Snow Bears - S36 E6

Travel to the Arctic to follow the life-changing journey of two newborn polar bear cubs as they leave their den for the first time. Bravely led by their mother, the cubs must make the perilous voyage to the sea to feed. Actress Kate Winslet narrates.

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Animal Odd Couples - S30 E3

This film looks at remarkable cross-species relationships, and through caregivers, biologists, and animal behaviorists, explores what they suggest about the nature of animal emotions.

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Snowbound: Animals of Winter - S34 E6

Travel across the snow globe with wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan to meet animal survivors of winter, from the penguins of Antarctica to the Arctic fox and the bison of Yellowstone.

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Cold Warriors: Wolves and Buffalo - S30 E8

Buffalo and wolves still engage in epic life and death dramas across Wood Buffalo National Park. By getting to know a specific pack of wolves and the individuals that make up the pack, we get a sense of how these two animal species live together in what seems like a forgotten corner of the world.

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The Cheetah Children - S35 E5

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Santa's Wild Home

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Primates: Protecting Primates

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Primates: Family Matters

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Primates: Secrets of Survival

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Australian Bushfire Rescue

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Season 39

Episodes

Season 39 Episodes

Santa's Wild Home

S39 E6 Length 52:28 Premiere Date 11.25.20

Protecting Primates | Primates

S39 E5 Length 53:13 Premiere Date 11.18.20

Family Matters | Primates

S39 E4 Length 53:55 Premiere Date 11.11.20

Secrets of Survival | Primates

S39 E3 Length 53:55 Premiere Date 11.4.20

Australian Bushfire Rescue

S39 E2 Length 53:25 Premiere Date 10.28.20

Pandas: Born to be Wild

S39 E1 Length 53:25 Premiere Date 10.21.20

Clips and Previews

Season 39 Clips and Previews

Preview of Santa's Wild Home

Preview Length 00:35 Premiere Date 11.25.20

Follow Thousands of Reindeer on an Epic Journey

Clip Length 02:48 Premiere Date 11.25.20

Why are Orcas Known as the “Wolves of the Sea”?

Clip Length 02:45 Premiere Date 11.25.20

NATURE - Season 39

Preview Length 03:24 Premiere Date 8.18.20

Specials

The Orphan Owl | Backyard Nature

Length 08:12 Premiere Date 10.26.20

Mythbusting Opossum Facts | Backyard Nature

Length 03:01 Premiere Date 8.10.20

Tigers: Clawing Back | A NATURE Short Film

Length 12:34 Premiere Date 7.28.20

The Miracle Plant | Backyard Nature

Length 04:21 Premiere Date 7.20.20

The Forager | Backyard Nature

Length 03:07 Premiere Date 7.6.20

Caught On Camera | Backyard Nature

Length 03:40 Premiere Date 6.29.20

Bush Baby Tenants| Backyard Nature

Length 03:43 Premiere Date 6.22.20

Spend An Hour in Snowy Yellowstone | Sights & Sounds

Length 1:00:20 Premiere Date 12.19.19

Running With The Herd: A NATURE Short Film

Length 13:56 Premiere Date 12.10.18

A Life Among the Clouds: A NATURE Short Film

Length 10:21 Premiere Date 12.3.18

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