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Frogs: The Thin Green Line

Tue, Mar 31 at 4:00 pm on WTTW V-me

Wed, Apr 1 at 2:00 am on WTTW V-me

Attenborough's Life Stories: Life On Camera

David Attenborough reflects on memorable wildlife footage, including catching a komodo dragon.

Mon, Apr 6 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Apr 7 at 2:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Apr 7 at 8:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Apr 11 at 11:00 am on WTTW Prime

Attenborough's Life Stories: Understanding the Natural World

David Attenborough reflects on the scientists and the breakthroughs that helped shape his career.

Mon, Apr 13 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Apr 14 at 2:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Apr 14 at 8:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Apr 18 at 11:00 am on WTTW Prime

Attenborough's Life Stories: Our Fragile Planet

David Attenborough looks at the impact human beings have had on the natural world in his lifetime.

Mon, Apr 20 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Apr 21 at 2:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Apr 21 at 8:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Apr 25 at 11:00 am on WTTW Prime

Parrot Confidential

A look at parrots in need of rescue focuses on Lou, a parrot who is abandoned in a foreclosed home.

Wed, May 6 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 7 at 2:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, May 8 at 2:30 am on WTTW HD

Ireland's Wild River

A wildlife cameraman explores the natural history of the Shannon, Ireland's the longest river.

Sun, Mar 29 at 1:30 am on WTTW HD

Sun, Mar 29 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Sun, Mar 29 at 11:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Mon, Apr 27 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Apr 28 at 2:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Apr 28 at 8:00 am on WTTW Prime

My Bionic Pet

Amazing prosthetics help disabled animals live their lives again.

Wed, May 27 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 28 at 2:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, May 29 at 2:30 am on WTTW HD

Animal Misfits

Alongside the fastest, strongest, smartest animals are nature's misfits, odd, bizarre and unlikely creatures that at first glance seem ill-equipped for survival. Left at the starting line in the race for life, these are the apparent losers in the story of evolution, yet somehow they manage to cling to life and in some cases even thrive. 'Animal Misfits' reveals some surprising details about how evolution really works, demonstrating that all animals are remarkably well-adapted to their chosen way of life.

Sun, Apr 5 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Sun, Apr 5 at 11:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

The Last Orangutan Eden

The work being done to save wild orangutans in the jungles of Northern Sumatra is documented.

Mon, Mar 30 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, Mar 31 at 2:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, Mar 31 at 8:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, Apr 4 at 11:00 am on WTTW Prime

Animal Homes: The Nest

Bird nests come in all shapes and sizes, crafted diverse of materials, including man made items.

Wed, Apr 8 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 9 at 2:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Sun, Apr 12 at 12:00 am on WTTW HD

Sun, Apr 12 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Sun, Apr 12 at 11:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

Mon, May 11 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, May 12 at 2:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, May 12 at 8:00 am on WTTW Prime

Nature's Guide to Animal Homes: Location, Location, Location

Cameras chart the building plans and progress of beavers, tortoises, hummingbirds and woodrats.

Wed, Apr 15 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 16 at 2:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Sat, Apr 18 at 1:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Sun, Apr 19 at 1:30 am on WTTW HD

Mon, May 18 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, May 19 at 2:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, May 19 at 8:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, May 23 at 11:00 am on WTTW Prime

Animal Homes: Animal Cities

Icelandic puffins, social spiders in Ecuador and the corals of the Great Barrier Reef are explored.

Wed, Apr 22 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 23 at 2:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Sun, Apr 26 at 2:00 am on WTTW HD

Sun, Apr 26 at 3:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, May 25 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Tue, May 26 at 2:30 am on WTTW Prime

Tue, May 26 at 8:00 am on WTTW Prime

Sat, May 30 at 11:00 am on WTTW Prime

Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La

A family of Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys living in the highest forests in the world are examined.

Wed, Apr 29 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Apr 30 at 2:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, May 1 at 3:30 am on WTTW HD

Animal Childhood

The challenges of young animals all over the world as they prepare to leave home are explored.

Wed, May 13 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 14 at 2:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, May 15 at 2:30 am on WTTW HD

The Sagebrush Sea

Greater sage-grouse survive in a massive sea of sagebrush that stretches across 11 US states.

Wed, May 20 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, May 21 at 2:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Fri, May 22 at 2:30 am on WTTW HD

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