Season 13, Episode 7 Nomads of the Wind: Burning Their Boats

First Aired: November 21, 1994

"Burning Their Boats" considering parallels between the stranded HMS Bounty mutineers and the inhabitants of Easter Island. Also: the crested iguana; manta rays; the Samoan flying fox; green turtles; the yellow-bellied sea snake.

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  • Premiered: October 10, 1982
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: 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)

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