Nature

The Importance of Play

Clip: Season 30 Episode 7 | 1m 13s

This web exclusive video looks at the benefits of engaging in animal play: illustrating how things work, the physics of the world, and what to do and what not to do.

Aired: 02/07/12

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major support for NATURE is provided by The Arnhold Family in memory of Henry and Clarisse Arnhold, The Fairweather Foundation, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, …

Nature.

Explore Free Resources
Green Up Your Inbox

NATURE NEWSLETTER

Green Up Your Inbox

Subscribe to the weekly NATURE newsletter and be the first to hear about the latest episodes, animal videos, conservation news, citizen science projects, educational resources and much more!

Subscribe