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Big Pacific

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In the Pacific, the quest to multiply has spawned a stunning array of unusual behaviors and adaptations. There are forest penguins with a tenuous marriage, the secret rendezvous of great white sharks, and the tale of male pregnancy.

Episodes of Big Pacific4

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Big Pacific

Behind the Scenes

Follow the adventures of the filmmakers behind Big Pacific.

53:40

Behind the Scenes

53:40

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Big Pacific

Violent

Those that live in the Pacific must choose whether to avoid conflict or rise to meet it.

54:10

Violent

54:10

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Big Pacific

Voracious

The challenge of finding food drives all life in the Pacific.

54:11

Voracious

54:11

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Clips of Big Pacific14

Video thumbnail: Big Pacific Grunions

Big Pacific

Grunions

A mass spawning event happens on an empty shoreline in the Gulf of California.

3:24

Grunions

3:24

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Big Pacific

Sea Otters

Californian sea otters give new meaning to “love bite.”

3:09

Sea Otters

3:09

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Big Pacific

Yellow-eyed Penguins

A yellow-eyed penguin family nests in a secluded New Zealand forest.

4:15

Yellow-eyed Penguins

4:15

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Big Pacific

Manta Rays

Manta rays feed nearly constantly on prey so minute it is just a haze in the water.

2:47

Manta Rays

2:47

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Big Pacific

Marine Iguanas

The marine iguana is the only one of its kind with adaptations to thrive in the ocean.

3:27

Marine Iguanas

3:27

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Big Pacific

Peppered Moray Eels

In the Marshall Islands Moray Eels are learning to hunt on land.

3:36

Peppered Moray Eels

3:36

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Big Pacific

Dragon Tide

In Hangzhou Bay, brave surfers wait for the annual return of an ancient sea monster.

3:37

Dragon Tide

3:37

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Big Pacific

Humpback Whales

Humpback Whales migrate from northern feeding grounds to Hawaii for a chance to mate.

3:39

Humpback Whales

3:39

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Big Pacific

Next on Episode 5

Follow the adventures of the filmmakers behind Big Pacific.

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Next on Episode 5

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Big Pacific

Episode 4 | Official Extended Trailer

In the Pacific, the quest to multiply has spawned a stunning array of unusual behaviors.

1:14

Episode 4 | Official Extended Trailer

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Big Pacific

Next on Episode 4

In the Pacific, the quest to multiply has spawned a stunning array of unusual behaviors.

0:30

Next on Episode 4

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Big Pacific

Episode 3 | Official Extended Trailer

The challenge of finding food drives all life in the Pacific.

1:14

Episode 3 | Official Extended Trailer

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