Unlike their cousins, the hawks, eagles and falcons, owls are the only bird of prey able to also hunt effectively at night when they have the skies to themselves. A suite of extraordinary superpowers has helped them become extraordinary nighttime hunters and one of the most successful birds on earth.
Holly and Herbie were renegade youths. Troubled and defiant, they were shuttled from home to home throughout their young lives; no family could manage their unruly conduct. But finally, each found someone who saw that beneath their mischievous veneers were two highly intelligent and gifted animals.
A behind-the-scenes look at one of the world's leading centers for marine research and conservation.
NATURE’s Life in Death Valley takes viewers into the simmering cauldron of one of the world’s most extreme environments. Explore the mystique and the majesty of the largest park in the continental United States.
Underwater cameraman Bob Cranston explores the remarkable world of marine creatures called cephalopods, which include squids, cuttlefish, octopi, and nautili.
More than 250,000 pets — from cats and dogs to parrots and fish — were left stranded by Hurricane Katrina's destruction. NATURE’s Katrina’s Animal Rescue tells the remarkable and heart-wrenching story of those who came to the aid of these abandoned animals. Follow volunteers on NATURE’s Katrina’s Animal Rescue as they rescue animal survivors and reunite them with their families.