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Elsa's Legacy: The Born Free Story

12/21/2014 at 7:00 pm on WTTW Create/World

'Born Free' - a book and then a film that changed forever the way we think about wildlife, marked its 50th anniversary of the publication in 2010. What has happened to lions since this story? And what has happened to the people featured in the film? What has 'Born Free' taught us?

A Sloth Named Velcro

12/22/2014 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

The friendship between a journalist and a sloth highlights sloth sanctuaries and rehabilitation.

Kilauea: Mountain of Fire

12/23/2014 at 4:00 pm on WTTW V-me

Frogs: The Thin Green Line

12/25/2014 at 4:00 pm on WTTW V-me

Leave It to Beavers

12/29/2014 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Scientists regard beavers as tools for reversing the effects of global warming and water shortages.

Invasion of the Killer Whales

01/05/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Killer whales in the Arctic are increasingly attacking the same prey as struggling polar bears.

Wild France

01/07/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Breathtaking photography reveals wolves, boar and bears living in France's mountains and forests.

Moment of Impact: Hunters & Herds

01/12/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Innovative technology takes us inside animals to reveal the bioengineering of 'how animals work.'

Dogs That Changed The World, Pt. 1 - The Rise of the Dog

01/14/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Examine the evolution of dogs from their wolf ancestors & learn how they infiltrated human society.

Moment of Impact: Jungle

01/19/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Innovative technology takes us inside animals to reveal the bioengineering of 'how animals work.'

Dogs That Changed The World, Pt. 2 - Dogs by Design

01/21/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

As we transform the many breeds of dogs, we change our relationship with them and theirs with us.

The Himalayas

01/26/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW Prime

Explores the diversity of wildlife and habitats of this mountain chain, including the snow leopard.

Penguin Post Office

01/28/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

In the heart of the Antarctic Peninsula, a post office is surrounded by 3,000 gentoo penguins.

Legendary White Stallions

02/04/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

This story of the famous Lipizzaner stallions focuses on the bond between the horses and caregivers.

Animal Odd Couples

02/11/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

Unlikely cross-species relationships, such as a chimp bottle-feeding a tiger cub, are examined.

Owl Power

02/18/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

How owls hunt and how they fly so silently are influencing 21st-century technology and design.

The Last Orangutan Eden

02/25/2015 at 8:00 pm on WTTW HD

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

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