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PBS's signature (and multi-award-winning) natural-history series uses gifted wildlife documentarians and stunning photography to reveal what its first host, Donald Johanson, called `the magic and mystery of the fascinating natural world.' The series has ga (more…)

Premiered: October 10, 1982

Rating: TV-G

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Season 12, Episode 4 Nature of Sex: Primal Instinct

First Aired: November 22, 1993

A six-part look at "The Nature of Sex" begins with "The Primal Instinct" to pass on one's genes. Included: Japanese red-crowned cranes, performing an "ice ballet"; and a male bowerbird building a structure to attract a mate.

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Echoes From Ice

Season 12, Episode 3

November 7, 1993

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Nature of Sex: A Time and Place

Season 12, Episode 5

November 22, 1993

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