Episode Detail: Grin and Bear It; Elephant Power - National Geographic Explorer
A visit to Hemlock Farms, Pa., spotlights the ability of black bears to coexist with humans. Dr. Gary Alt, who has studied the community for 20 years, acts as a troubleshooter who smooths out problems between bears and humans. He also works to arrange the adoption of orphaned cubs. Another segment focuses on Myanmar, where humans coexist with wild elephants. The logging community has also domesticated some elephants, and uses them to haul huge logs through the jungle.