Life

  • 2009
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

An examination of wildlife in its natural habitat.

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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.

Mammals Season 1, Episode 3 Mar 28, 2010 $2.99

Mammals dominate the planet. They do it through having warm blood and by the care they lavish on their young. Filming in the bitter Antarctic winter reveal how a mother Weddell seal wears her teeth down keeping open a hole in the ice so she can catch fish for her pup. A powered hot air balloon captures stunning images of millions of migrating bats as they converge on fruiting trees in Zambia.

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Ninety-nine Percent
10:46 — As the majority of primates live in tropical forest and spend a lot of time up in the trees, or concealed behind leaves, filming them is a tough chall (more…)
Series Preview
02:15 — Take a look at some of the highlights from the epic natural history series Life in this preview. Using state-of-the-art filming techniques the series (more…)
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.