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Animal Espionage

How do you study an animal you can't even get close to? Camera traps and drones are revolutionizing wildlife biology by recording the secret lives of animals—from whales and tigers to elusive giant armadillos—all without disturbing them.
S46 E23 Length 53:29 Premiere: 11.27.19

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Season 46

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The Planets: Ice Worlds

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The Planets: Saturn

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The Planets: Mars

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