From their domestication 8,000 years ago to their revered status in Hindu culture, cows have played an integral part in human culture. NATURE’s Holy Cow explores how we’ve changed the cow and how the cow has changed us.
Everyone loves macaws. Playful, intelligent, beautiful, they are the stars of parrot parks and zoos, and the cherished pets of devoted owners around the world. NATURE’s The Real Macaw offers bird lovers the rare opportunity to enjoy these beautiful birds in their natural habitats rather than in pet stores and cages.
Watch the drama unfold as Cloud struggles to keep his family intact in the face of challenges both natural and man made.
Each year, in the late summer, a region known as the Red Triangle bustles with marine mammal activity--and great white sharks.
The Kalahari Desert in Southern Africa is a world of extremes, its apparent emptiness punctuated by explosions of life. Relentless cycles of dry and wet, scarcity and plenty, dictate which creatures can live here, and which will die. These two remarkable films provide a masterful account of the inner workings of one of the last truly wild places on earth.
While praised as protectors, hippos are often seen as violently aggressive, destroying crops and sometimes harming those who underestimate their surprising speed and agility. NATURE takes you to the sands of the Luangwa River's Hippo Beach to explore these fascinating animals.