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Hippos: Africa's River Giants

Go beneath the surface and meet Africa’s river giants, the hippos. Discover an unexpected side of these aquatic mammals that can’t even swim as hippos protect their families, face their enemies and suffer in a drought. Narrated by David Attenborough.
S38 E10 Length 53:14 Premiere: 1.15.20

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Season 38 Episodes

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S38 E13 Length 53:13 Premiere Date 4.1.20

The Mighty Weasel

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Okavango: River of Dreams - Episode 1: Paradise

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