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Timid Devils and Ghost Tigers

Timid Devils and Ghost Tigers

The ancient Greeks deduced that in the Southern Hemisphere there must be enormous unexplored landmasses, a mysterious place full of gold, with an ideal climate and docile natives. Spanish and Portuguese explorers searched in vain for this lost continent...

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Genesis: Final Point

Genesis: Final Point

From time to time a sea current brings death to the Galapagos Islands. El Nino, a meteorological phenomenon which is becoming notorious all over the world, heats up the waters on the Pacific coast and causes terrible death and...

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The Jungle of the Red Spirit

The Jungle of the Red Spirit

This is possibly the most primitive forest in the world. The tropical rain forest of the island of Borneo already existed 150 million years ago. It forms part of a green belt that encircles the Earth and contains animals...

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Children of the Jaguar

Children of the Jaguar

Until just 30 years ago, the Huaorani people, even for their closest neighbors, were more like ghosts than real people. They controlled an area of around 20,000 square kilometers and fought off much larger tribes and even the all-powerful...

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Live Longer: Live Wild

Live Longer: Live Wild

In this documentary nature's "golden oldies" reveal new secrets for how to live longer. The animal kingdom has some long lived record breakers. Who holds the title for the oldest species on the planet and has been alive since...

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Planet Ant: Life Inside the Colony

Planet Ant: Life Inside the Colony

Entomologist Dr George McGavin and leafcutter expert Prof Adam Hart will embark on an ambitious project, something that's never been tried before. They will show us a hidden world. It has taken six months from planning to the final...

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Ambassadors of the Jungle

Ambassadors of the Jungle

These mysterious lands would seem to rise out of the clouds of the highlands, situated in the east of the island of New Guinea, to the North of Australia. The western half of the island is Irian Jaya, part...

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And the Mammals Laid Eggs

And the Mammals Laid Eggs

In 1798 the zoologists of the British Museum in London met to examine the skin of an extraordinary animal, which had been sent to them from New South Wales by a colonist called Dawson. That animal was completely different...

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Korubo: A Fight to the End

Korubo: A Fight to the End

The last white men these Amazon hunters killed were three loggers on the Quixito River. The Korubo go out from time to time to collect some of the enemy's souls, to honor their dead and revenge them. Their hunting...

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The Secret World of Plants

The Secret World of Plants

Plants have marked the evolution of life and continue to fulfill an essential role in a balanced ecology. For millions of years, plants have created habitat in which animals could develop. They are the first link in a long...

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Don Quixote of the Jungle

Don Quixote of the Jungle

817,000 indigenous people live in Brazil, 0.4 percent of this country's population, and they're endangered. When the white man arrived in Brazil in the year 1500, there were six million native people living here. What has happened since then?...

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Dressed to Live: Wildlife Styles

Dressed to Live: Wildlife Styles

Dressed to Live playfully explores the "fashion sense" of the animal kingdom by taking viewers on a global tour and educating them on the many purposes of skin, feathers, fur and even glands in facilitating communication, reproduction, defense, and...

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