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Super Hummingbirds

Using the latest high-speed cameras and other technologies, "Super Hummingbirds" reveals new scientific breakthroughs about these magical little birds.
Season 35 Episode 1 Length 52:58 Premiere: 10/12/16

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Attenborough and the Sea Dragon

Premiered On: 01/09/2019

Join Sir David Attenborough as he pieces together the remarkable discovery of the Ichthyosaur, a fearsome fish lizard that lived during the age of dinosaurs.

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Dogs in the Land of Lions

Premiered On: 11/21/2018

When lions kill her mate, a wild dog mother must raise two generations of pups all on her own. Witness her loyalty and selflessness in this intimate portrayal of motherhood, filmed over two years.

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The Bat Man of Mexico

Premiered On: 06/30/2021

An ecologist tracks the lesser long-nosed bat's epic migration across Mexico, braving hurricanes, snakes, Mayan tombs and seas of cockroaches to save the species and the tequila plants they pollinate.

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Cuba's Wild Revolution

Premiered On: 04/01/2020

In the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean, Cuba is an island teeming with exotic biodiversity. As international relations thaw, what will become of this wildlife sanctuary?

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Undercover in the Jungle

Premiered On: 10/16/2019

Go undercover with a film crew on a perilous journey to the untouched wilderness of biodiversity in the Amazon rainforest. Meet some of its most incredible creatures, from pygmy marmosets to pumas.

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The Leopard Legacy

Premiered On: 04/14/2021

A leopardess rules over a large area along Zambia's Luangwa River, defending her prime territory as she takes care of her two tiny cubs.

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Season 35 Episodes

Forest of the Lynx

S35 E15 Length 52:58 Premiere Date 04/26/17

The Story of Cats | Into the Americas

S35 E5 Length 52:58 Premiere Date 11/09/16

The Story of Cats | Asia to Africa

S35 E4 Length 53:29 Premiere Date 11/02/16

Super Hummingbirds

S35 E1 Length 52:58 Premiere Date 10/12/16

Specials

Westward Wings | A NATURE Short Film

Length 10:57 Premiere Date 07/27/22

The Orphan Owl | Backyard Nature

Length 08:12 Premiere Date 10/26/20

Mythbusting Opossum Facts | Backyard Nature

Length 03:01 Premiere Date 08/10/20

Tigers: Clawing Back | A NATURE Short Film

Length 12:34 Premiere Date 07/28/20

The Miracle Plant | Backyard Nature

Length 04:21 Premiere Date 07/20/20

The Forager | Backyard Nature

Length 03:07 Premiere Date 07/06/20

Caught On Camera | Backyard Nature

Length 03:40 Premiere Date 06/29/20

Bush Baby Tenants| Backyard Nature

Length 03:43 Premiere Date 06/22/20

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 12/03/18

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