The Life of Birds by David Attenborough

  • 1999
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

The British naturalist sought out some 9000 species of his fine-feathered friends in this 10-part Peabody-winning BBC survey, which followed him around the world exploring bird behavior and explaining, among other things, exactly how water rolls off a duck's back.

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Season 1 Episode Guide

The Limits of Endurance

Season 1, Episode 10

September 28, 1999

The Problems of Parenthood

Season 1, Episode 9

September 21, 1999

The Demands of the Egg

Season 1, Episode 8

September 14, 1999

Finding Partners

Season 1, Episode 7

September 7, 1999

Signals and Songs

Season 1, Episode 6

August 31, 1999

Fishing for a Living

Season 1, Episode 5

August 24, 1999

The Meat Eaters

Season 1, Episode 4

August 17, 1999

The Insatiable Appetite

Season 1, Episode 3

August 3, 1999

The Mastery of Flight

Season 1, Episode 2

July 27, 1999

To Fly or Not to Fly

Season 1, Episode 1

July 20, 1999

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  • Premiered: July 20, 1999
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: The British naturalist sought out some 9000 species of his fine-feathered friends in this 10-part Peabody-winning BBC survey, which followed him around the world exploring bird behavior and explaining, among other things, exactly how water rolls off a duck… (more)

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