David Attenborough

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  • Birth Name: David Frederick Attenborough
  • Birth Place: Isleworth, England
  • Profession: Broadcaster, Writer, Director, Author
Wild Camel Chase
09:16 — The Gobi desert is home to the last truly wild Bactrian camels and their fear of humans makes them extremely difficult to capture on film. After weeks (more…)
Snow Leopard Quest
09:44 — Over the course of three years the Planet Earth team tried to film the elusive Snow Leopard deep in the mountains of Pakistan. Their patience was even (more…)
Trailer
01:05 — Life Story takes us on the greatest of all adventures – the journey through life.
Alive In the Freezer
09:58 — Cameraman Wade Fairley braved temperatures of minus 50C and near hurricane force winds as he filmed a breeding colony of 20,000 emperor penguins in th (more…)
Neapolitan Mouse
07:16 — Tom and Jerry are touring through Naples and they encounter an Italian mouse.
Shot In the Dark
09:58 — Lions hunting elephants has only ever been seen by a handful of people, so the crew were up against it when trying to film this rare behaviour. Using (more…)
Trouble In Paradise
09:57 — It took the Planet Earth team over eight weeks in the field to film less than 15 minutes of footage of the beautiful but seldom seen Birds of Paradise (more…)
Forest Fliers
09:56 — The Planet Earth crew attempted to film the extraordinary baobab trees in Madagascar by attaching a camera - and cameraman - to a hot air balloon. Wit (more…)
Day 4: 10-Minute Yoga Stretch
11:12 — You're busy, you're tense - you're still golden! Squeeze in a little chill time with these basic poses.
Shark Quest
09:51 — Great white sharks capture their slippery seal prey by rocketing out of the depths and delivering a massive hit at the surface. To record a breach lik (more…)
Episode 8
05:37 — Denmark and Norway fight together against Sweden.
Ocean Wanderers
09:56 — The camera team of Doug Anderson and Rick Rosenthal were determined to film oceanic whitetip sharks without a cage, relying only on observation, nerve (more…)
Into the Abyss
08:30 — The team spend a month amongst an enormous mound of bat guano in Gomantong Cave as they film the hundreds of thousands of cockroaches and other inhabi (more…)
Eye In the Sky
10:00 — Using the unique overhead heli-gimble camera the crew set out to film a pack of African wild dogs hunting in the Okavango Delta. It came down to the f (more…)
Trailer
01:02 — 10 years ago Planet Earth changed our view of the world. Now we take you closer than ever before. This is life in all its wonder. This is Planet Earth (more…)
Frozen Planet Season 1
Narrated by David Attenborough and from the award-winning team behind Planet Earth comes the ultimate portrait of the earth's Polar Regions. The scale (more…)
This Bug Wears Its Victims' Carcasses as Camouflage
02:02 — The assassin bug is one of the most cunning predators in the micro world, gluing the exoskeletons of its prey to its back as camouflage. While disturb (more…)
The Surprising Reason Birds First Grew Feathers
02:31 — When birds first grew feathers 150 million years ago, their function was not necessarily to help with flight. From: DAVID ATTENBOROUGH'S CONQUEST OF (more…)
Stunning Footage of a Kubong Gliding Through the Trees
01:47 — Kubongs, also known as colugos, are by far the most skillful and powerful of the forest gliders. With a single leap, they can travel over 100 meters. (more…)
Yes, Butterflies Zigzag Wildly for a Reason
01:27 — A butterfly's slow wing beat enables it to make rapid and unpredictable changes of direction. Here's why that's such a useful trait. From: DAVID ATTE (more…)
Here's What Bat Echolocation Sounds Like, Slowed Down
02:04 — Bats use a perceptual system called echolocation that allows them to produce high pitch sounds that bounce off nearby objects and living things. Human (more…)
How the Fastest Animal on Earth Attacks Its Prey
03:43 — The Peregrine falcon is not your average avian predator. When hunting, this remarkable bird will fly to great heights, then dive bomb its prey abruptl (more…)
The Perfect Reptile-Bird Hybrid Definitely Looks the Part
02:11 — Archeopteryx had strong feathers, bony jaws and teeth, and a tail with a line of bone running down its legs. Physically, it was exactly half-reptile, (more…)
Reptiles Can't Fly. But This One Glides Like a Pro.
01:44 — Draco, a type of lizard that lives in trees in Southeast Asia, has evolved flaps of skin on its flanks. When opened, they extend the width of its body (more…)
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  • Birth Name: David Frederick Attenborough
  • Birth Place: Isleworth, England
  • Profession: Broadcaster, Writer, Director, Author

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