From Sequoia to the Everglades, from bear cubs to hummingbirds, from hibernation to pollination, Spring is coming to you, Live on PBS.
Out of an Ice Age emerged one of our most majestic creatures — the polar bear. From its brown bear ancestry, the predator evolved to be a master of a harsh and unwelcoming ice kingdom. Intelligent, adaptable and fierce, the polar bear learned how to survive in a place that offers few comforts to any creature. But now that very environment is in flux. And so is the polar bear’s fate.
The story of nature's amazing ability to create fragile connections among the most unexpected creatures, and of our potential as humans to destroy those connections -- or restore them.
The cockiest characters in the land down under in Parrots in the Land of Oz.
In the forbidding Namib Desert, along the Skeleton Coast of Namibia, Dr. Philip Stander tracks a mysterious and remarkable quarry: lions.
In the animal world, looks aren't everything.
Veteran wildlife filmmaker Simon King takes on a new role in The Cheetah Orphans -- that of surrogate mother. After their cheetah mother is killed by a lion, Simon assumes the parenting responsibilities for the cubs, Toki and Sambu -- a life changing experience that Simon describes as "privileged, humbling and enriching."
The epic history of the Druids, one of more than a dozen packs now occupying the 2.2 million acres of Yellowstone, is documented in NATURE’sIn the Valley of the Wolves, was produced and shot in High Definition by Emmy-award winning filmmaker Bob Landis.
The waters off the tip of Southern Africa are a haven for sharks. Roughly 140 different species inhabit the cold waters along the western coast of the continent and the temperate seas along the east--huge, but harmless whale sharks, and predators like the fearsome Great White, 15-foot-long tiger sharks, swift short fin makos, and the sand tiger shark, one of a surprisingly large number of cannibalistic members of the animal kingdom, in which sibling rivalry reaches murderous extremes.
The two-part special Dogs That Changed the World tells the epic story of the wolf's evolution, how "man's best friend" changed human society and how we in turn have radically transformed dogs.