In the frigid valleys of Japan’s Shiga Highlands, a troop of snow monkeys make their way and raise their families in a complex society of rank and privilege where each knows their place.
The birth and survival of a panda cub signals hope for the world’s most cherished endangered animals, in NATURE’s The Panda Baby.
Baby Tales demonstrates how young animals learn and develop, and examines the role of “cuteness” in helping to forge and solidify bonds between mother and offspring.
Life on this planet has fought a ceaseless battle for survival since it first appeared some four billion years ago. Yet out of this eternal conflict has emerged the overwhelming richness and diversity we see around us.
Elephants have a history of captivity that stretches over 200 years. They participate with humans in a surprising array of professions, including tourism, construction, and performance. And their gigantic footsteps may disappear from the face of the earth.
The gift of flight would seem reason enough for humanity's fascination with birds. But there's even more to it than that. Birds are remarkable for a wide range of exceptional physical abilities, for their indications of intelligence, and -- for some species -- their surprising level of rapport with humans.
A new age of ocean exploration is lifting the veil of mystery shrouding a creature of legend -- the octopus.
Julia Roberts lives among the nomads of Mongolia and discovers their special relationship with the wild horse.
Evolution makes the surreal seem commonplace
NATURE follows the world’s most dauntless creatures in their epic migrations in Earth Navigators.