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Natural Born Rebels: A NATURE Miniseries

Boxer Crab Fights off Pufferfish

Episode 2, “Survival” premieres Wednesday, May 2 at 8 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) The boxer crab has an extraordinary method for self defense: it wards off predators using toxic sea anemones clenched in its tiny claws.

Natural Born Rebels: A NATURE Miniseries

Cannibal Wall Lizards in Greece

Episode 1, “Hunger Wars” premieres Wednesday, April 25 at 8 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) On the Greek island of Parthenos, a dense population of wall lizards struggles to find food in the parched summer months. To what lengths will these lizards go to find a meal?

Sex, Lies and Butterflies

Full Episode

Butterflies have been making our planet more interesting and beautiful for more than 50 million years, and today a dazzling array of nearly 20,000 different species inhabit the globe. Nature: Sex, Lies and Butterflies follows the lives of these incredible and important insects from egg to caterpillar to chrysalis to the emergence of the mature […]

Sex, Lies and Butterflies

Go Butterfly Watching with a Pro

Follow Bryan Pfeiffer – aka “Butterfly Man” – as he leads a group of butterfly aficionados looking for these beautiful winged creatures at Eagle Hill Institute in Maine.

Sex, Lies and Butterflies

How to Save a Butterfly

A species of endangered butterfly is on the road to recovery from near extinction. Learn about the unique program that came to its rescue.

Natural Born Rebels: A NATURE Miniseries

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Natural Born Rebels: A Nature Miniseries premieres nationwide Wednesdays, April 25 – May 9, 2018 at 8 p.m. EST on PBS (check local listings). Each episode will be available to stream the following day at pbs.org/nature and on PBS apps. From a promiscuous prairie dog to a kleptomaniac crab and an alpha chimpanzee who reigns with an iron fist, this three-part […]