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Milkweeds and Monarchs 101

American Spring LIVE: Episode 1 - Birth and Rebirth

Milkweeds and Monarchs 101

Want to attract more monarch butterflies to your garden? Boost their numbers with these milkweed types and tips.

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The Gathering Swarms

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Check out swarm intelligence, essentially a living embodiment of social media in the natural world.

  Episode 2 | Jungle

Moment of Impact: Jungle

Episode 2 | Jungle

The jungle's layers are peeled back to dissect more amazing moments of impact. Stealth and ambush reign in the jungle and survival depends on highly tuned senses and ingenious defenses. From ninja ants to flying snakes, cameras dive underwater, sail through trees and penetrate fur, feathers, skin and bone to reveal the science of some amazing animal engineering hidden deep in the jungle.

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Earth Navigators

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Seasonal changes impel a wide variety of creatures, from whooper swans to monarch butterflies, to begin their epic migrations to ancient feeding, mating, and breeding grounds, sometimes covering thousands of miles and employing ingenious methods to reach their destinations.