The Venom Cure

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Elsa's Legacy

Elsa's Legacy

Nature

Learn the fate of lions since the publication of Born Free.

An Original DUCKumentary

An Original DUCKumentary

Nature

Paul Giamatti narrates this look at the world of ducks.

60 min.

My Life as a Turkey

My Life as a Turkey

Nature

Experience the true story of writer and naturalist Joe Hutto as he raises a family of turkey chicks.

60 min.

The Private Life of Deer

The Private Life of Deer

Nature

A look inside the world of white-tailed deer.

60 min.

Invasion of the Killer Whales

Invasion of the Killer Whales

Nature

The influx of killer whales to the Arctic.

60 min.

A Sloth Named Velcro

A Sloth Named Velcro

Nature

Examine the friendship between a journalist and a sloth, and see people trying to protect sloths.

60 min.

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12/21/14 8:00 PM
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12/22/14 12:00 AM
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There are thousands of different animals on this planet whose venom contains components that may be able to help mankind. Venom can potentially be used as coagulants, anti-coagulants, pesticides, pain killers, and cures for diabetes, heart disease and cancer. Meet the reptile-chasers and scientists who are researching the venom cure. It's risky, but rewarding, work.

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