Life

  • 2009
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

An examination of wildlife in its natural habitat.

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Dig A Hole Season 1, Episode 10 Paid

Charlie Crews (Damian Lewis) and Dani Reese (Sarah Shahi) track the killer of a Zen Master who was buried alive ten years prior. After interviewing the Zen Master's former students, Crews and Reese find out this Zen Master's life was anything but tranquil. Could one of his former students be responsible for his death? Meanwhile, Crews uncovers incriminating evidence that Dani's father, Jack Reese (Victor Rivers), may have been involved in the murders Crews was imprisoned for. Adam Arkin also stars.

Plants Season 1, Episode 9 Apr 18, 2010 $2.99

Plants' solutions to life's challenges are as innovative and manipulative as any animal's. Stunning time-lapse photography reveals a parallel world where plants act like fly-paper, or spring-loaded traps, to catch insects. The dragon's blood tree acts as an upturned umbrella to capture mist and shade its roots. The heliconia plant enslaves a humming bird and turns it into an addict for its nectar.

Creatures of the Deep Season 1, Episode 8 Apr 4, 2010 $2.99

Marine invertebrates are some of the most bizarre and beautiful animals on the planet, and thrive in the toughest parts of the oceans. Divers swim into a shoal of predatory Humboldt squid as they emerge from the ocean depths to hunt in packs and watch as cuttlefish gather to mate, their bodies flash in stroboscopic colors. A giant octopus commits suicide for her young.

Birds Season 1, Episode 5 Apr 4, 2010 $1.99

Birds owe their global success to feathers - something no other animal has. They allow birds to do extraordinary things. Aerial photography takes us into the sky with an Ethiopian Lammergeier dropping bones to smash them into edible-sized bits, while thousands of pink flamingoes promenade in one of nature's greatest spectacles.

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Life (Uk) Trailer
01:17 — From the BBC and the Discovery Channel, producers of Planet Earth and The Blue Planet: Seas of Life, comes the newest landmark natural history series, (more…)
A snapshot of life in Soweto
NBC s Brian Williams visits Soweto, witnessing gamut of human experience -- and the visible changes that have occurred in the past two decades.
Applebee’s to offer tablets at every table
Starting next year, Applebee s customers will be able to play games, and order appetizers and desserts, from electronic tablets. NBC s Brian Williams (more…)
Jackie Kennedy’s strength in a time of mourning
As the nation grieved the death of President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jackie Kennedy found the self-control to design every detail of his funeral. (more…)