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Female Badger Looks for Love

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Nature
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It's a special day for a female European badger living in the Vosges mountains on the border of Germany and France. She's looking for a home in which to rear her cubs--and a mate to father them. Continue


Invasion of the Killer Whales

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Nature
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A shift of power is taking place at the top of the world. The Arctic is undergoing a dramatic change, and with this change one iconic Arctic hunter may soon have to give way to another as solid ice turns to open sea. The polar bear, once king of the North, needs ice to stalk its prey. Killer whales, or orca, on the other hand, are unable to hunt in an ocean locked in ice. Continue


The Easter Bilby

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Songs for Unusual Creatures
PBS


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Hunting for Tardigrades!

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Songs for Unusual Creatures
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Killer Whales Attack Pod of Narwhal

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Nature
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A group of 20 tagged killer whales traveling at fairly rapid speed is followed as they head straight toward the summer nursery grounds of a pod of narwhal and their young. The science team and film crew are stunned as they arrive to see the killer whales lunging at the beach, pinning the entire pod of narwhal in shallow water before devouring them all. Continue


Bigger Than T. rex

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NOVA
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Meet Spinosaurus—the lost killer of the Cretaceous and the world's largest carnivorous dinosaur ever. Continue


A Sloth Named Velcro

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Nature
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In 2000 in the jungles of Panama, a young journalist, named Ana, has a chance encounter with a tiny orphaned sloth, which she names Velcro. For nearly two years, the pair is inseparable until finally Ana travels up a remote river to reintroduce Velcro back to the wild. This is the story Ana’s return to Central and South America to see how much has changed since Velcro came into her life. Continue


Baby Pygmy Sloth Clings to Mom

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Nature
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Journalist Ana Salceda searches for pygmy three-toed sloths (Bradypus pygmaeus) on Isla Escudo de Veraguas, a small island off the coast of Panama. What she finds exceeds her expectations--a sloth mother with a baby in tow. Continue


Three-toed Sloth: The Slowest Mammal On Earth

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Nature
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Three-toed sloths are some of the slowest and seemingly laziest creatures in the world. Instead of evolving to eat more, they evolved to do less. Continue


The Trouble with Antibiotics

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FRONTLINE
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FRONTLINE investigates the widespread use of antibiotics in food animals and whether it is fueling the growing crisis of antibiotic resistance in people. Plus an exclusive interview with the family of a young man who died in a superbug outbreak that swept through a hospital at the National Institutes of Health. Continue


Wild France

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Nature
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France is known for its delicious food and wines, great art and architecture and celebrated culture of all kinds. But there’s another side to this popular destination that is not as visible, its wild side. Deep in the French countryside, it is possible for the adventurous to spot brown bears, wild boar, griffon vultures or wolves. Continue


Polar Bears Try to Catch Salmon

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Nature
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Polar bears need the ice to hunt and as it vanishes they can no longer reach their traditional prey. With each Arctic summer providing more water and less ice, some polar bears are forced to try their luck with seaweed, birds, and Arctic char, a type of salmon, as they migrate upstream to spawn. Their ability to find food and develop new hunting skills may prove crucial to their survival. Continue


The World's Largest Salamander

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Songs for Unusual Creatures
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Invasion of the Killer Whales

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Nature
PBS


A shift of power is taking place at the top of the world. The polar bear, once king of the North, needs ice to stalk its prey. Killer whales, or orca, on the other hand, are unable to hunt in an ocean locked in ice. As Arctic ice increasingly disappears, the tables have turned. Polar bears are struggling to survive while the now open ocean provides bountiful new hunting grounds for the whales. Continue


A Sloth Named Velcro

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Nature
PBS


In 2000 in the jungles of Panama, a young journalist, named Ana, has a chance encounter with a tiny orphaned sloth, which she names Velcro. For nearly two years, the pair is inseparable until finally Ana travels up a remote river to reintroduce Velcro back to the wild. This is the story Ana’s return to Central and South America to see how much has changed since Velcro came into her life. Continue


Citizen Sloth Patrol to the Rescue

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Nature
PBS


Christy Fromel, a member of the loosely organized "Citizen Sloth Patrol", searches for sloths on a road not far from the Panama Canal. The concerned citizens who make up the patrol rescue sloths crossing dangerous roads in search of a new home. Continue


Balloon Animals

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NOVA
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Hot air balloons let people soar into the sky, but they had their share of turbulence. Continue


Mudskippers Search for a Meal

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Nature
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Mudskippers, a type of fish that can breathe air, scour the beach on the coast of Japan looking for their next meal. Continue


Journey to Planet Earth (Series)

Journey to Planet Earth
PBS


J2PE dramatizes new ways of looking at the delicate relationship between people and the world they inhabit. It's designed to help viewers understand the complexities of the most important environmental issues of the 21st century. Through an interdisciplinary approach, these programs reach beyond the physical sciences and draw connections to politics, economics, anthropology, sociology, and history Continue


Spinosaurus vs. Alligator

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NOVA
PBS


A tame alligator named Bubba betrays the secrets of the largest predator that ever lived. Continue


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