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Cameras Capture the Birth of 14 Black Mambas

Cameras Capture the Birth of 14 Black Mambas

NARRATOR: Mercury, the black mamba, has found the ideal snake nursery. But this is not a private birthing ward. This custom-built termite mound is rigged with surveillance equipment and delicate lighting. She will be depositing her precious cargo live on television. The vigil at Mercury’s nest site continues for four long days and nights. And …

The Lizard Destroying the Florida Everglades

The Lizard Destroying the Florida Everglades

(boat motor running) – [Wes] He’s comin’ at ya. Florida gators aren’t afraid of much. They’re certainly not afraid of me. But we’re here to protect them from something they should be scared of. He definitely isn’t happy to see us. A sneaky little lizard from Argentina. I’m Wes Larson, a wildlife biologist and lover …

First Ever Footage Of Blue Whale Calf Nursing

First Ever Footage Of Blue Whale Calf Nursing

PATRICK DYKSTRA: I’ve spent a huge amount of time with blue whales and I’d never seen anything like it. COMM: Wildlife filmmaker Patrick Dykstra was lucky enough to encounter a very rare sight. PATRICK DYKSTRA: We were working on a blue whale research project and we were trying to document various blue whale behaviours. We …