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The High Life | The Alps

The High Life | The Alps

The High Life | The Alps

In Europe’s highest mountain range, discover how Eurasian lynx, griffon vultures, ibex, marmots and more face extreme seasonal fluctuations, from volatile thunderstorms and landslides of summer to avalanches and frozen temperatures of winter. In Part One of the miniseries "The Alps", enjoy the Alps in spring and summertime as newborn animals grow up to face the coming brutal winter.
S39 E7 Length 53:43 Premiere: 1.13.21

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The Alps: Winter's Fortress

Experience the hostile and bitter cold ecosystems of the Alps, shaped by snow blizzards and avalanches.

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Octopus: Making Contact - S37 E1

An Alaskan professor raises and studies a pet octopus in his home, making remarkable discoveries about its extraordinary intelligence, personality, and skills.

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Pumas: Legends of the Ice Mountains

Travel to the mountains of Chile and discover the secrets of the puma. Follow the dramatic fate of a puma mother and her cubs.

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Big Bend: The Wild Frontier of Texas

Explore the unspoiled beauty and wildlife of Big Bend, a protected borderland between the United States and Mexico.

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Equus: The Story of the Horse Origins - S36 E8

Travel around the world with anthropologist Niobe Thompson to uncover the history of mankind's relationship with the horse. Discover the habits and biology of these majestic animals and ride along with the world's last nomadic tribes. Locations include Mongolia, Montana, Kentucky, Saudi Arabia, Canada, Siberia, and Nova Scotia.

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The Alps: The High Life

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A Squirrel's Guide to Success - S36 E4

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Cold Warriors: Wolves and Buffalo - S30 E8

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Snowbound: Animals of Winter - S34 E6

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Animal Odd Couples - S30 E3

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Season 39 Episodes

The High Life | The Alps

S39 E7 Length 53:43 Premiere Date 1.13.21

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

Preview of The Alps: The High Life

Preview Length 00:30 Premiere Date 1.13.21

Annual Alpine Frog Orgy

Clip Length 02:26 Premiere Date 1.13.21

Marmot Family vs. Deadly Eagle

Clip Length 02:22 Premiere Date 1.13.21

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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