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Inside Nature's Giants

Inside Nature's Giants
Veterinary specialists and biologists perform an autopsy on a large wild animal to uncover the secrets of its anatomy. The series features veterinary scientist Mark Evans, comparative anatomist Joy Reidenberg and evolutionary biologists Richard Dawkins and Simon Watt.
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Latest Episodes

Camel Air date: 06-27-2012 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2250831012/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Mark Evans and Joy Reidenberg brave the baking desert to dissect a camel. They uncover the secret of the camel’s hump and investigate how its elastic legs, stretchy lips and pedestal (a strange bump on its chest) are among the many surprising adaptations that enable the camel to thrive in such a... /episodes/get/5401 /episode/5401 Inside Nature's Giants: Camel /episode-player/5401
Giant Squid Air date: 06-20-2012 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2247683791/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The team travels to New Zealand to examine one of the biggest yet most mysterious animals on Earth — the giant squid. Delving into its three hearts, razor sharp beak, tooth-covered tentacles and bizarre reproductive system, the team explores the anatomy of a deep-sea alien that’s never been... /episodes/get/5402 /episode/5402 Inside Nature's Giants: Giant Squid /episode-player/5402
Big Cats Air date: 02-08-2012 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2194140946/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false From the outside, a lion and tiger look very different, but once their skins are removed, even the experts find it hard to tell them apart. /episodes/get/5400 /episode/5400 Inside Nature's Giants: Big Cats /episode-player/5400
Great White Shark Air date: 02-01-2012 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2192339379/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The experts travel to South Africa to dissect a 15-foot-long great white shark. Comparative anatomist Dr. Joy Reidenberg uncovers the amazing array of senses the shark possesses, including the ability to detect the electro-magnetic field given off by other creatures. /episodes/get/5403 /episode/5403 Inside Nature's Giants: Great White Shark /episode-player/5403
Monster Python Air date: 01-25-2012 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2190450572/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false No one knows for sure how snakes native to South East Asia ended up in the Everglades, but now these giant reptiles are thriving in southern Florida's swamps and driving some native species into extinction. /episodes/get/5404 /episode/5404 Inside Nature's Giants: Monster Python /episode-player/5404
Sperm Whale Air date: 01-18-2012 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2188105613/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Veterinary scientist Mark Evans and comparative anatomist Dr. Joy Reidenberg dissect a sperm whale’s enormous organs to reveal the secrets of this 45-foot deep-sea giant, which stranded and died on Pegwell Bay, Kent, England. /episodes/get/5405 /episode/5405 Inside Nature's Giants: Sperm Whale /episode-player/5405
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Sperm Whale
Veterinary scientist Mark Evans and comparative anatomist Dr. Joy Reidenberg dissect a sperm whale?s enormous organs to reveal the secrets of this 45-foot deep-sea giant, which stranded and died on Pegwell Bay, Kent, England.
Air date: 01/18/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2188105613/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Veterinary scientist Mark Evans and comparative anatomist Dr. Joy Reidenberg dissect a sperm whale?s enormous organs to reveal the secrets of this 45-foot deep-sea giant, which stranded and died on Pegwell Bay, Kent, England. /episodes/get/5405 /episode/5405 Inside Nature's Giants: Sperm Whale /episode-player/5405
Monster Python
No one knows for sure how snakes native to South East Asia ended up in the Everglades, but now these giant reptiles are thriving in southern Florida's swamps and driving some native species into extinction.
Air date: 01/25/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2190450572/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false No one knows for sure how snakes native to South East Asia ended up in the Everglades, but now these giant reptiles are thriving in southern Florida's swamps and driving some native species into extinction. /episodes/get/5404 /episode/5404 Inside Nature's Giants: Monster Python /episode-player/5404
Great White Shark
The experts travel to South Africa to dissect a 15-foot-long great white shark. Comparative anatomist Dr. Joy Reidenberg uncovers the amazing array of senses the shark possesses, including the ability to detect the electro-magnetic field given off by other creatures.
Air date: 02/01/2012
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2192339379/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The experts travel to South Africa to dissect a 15-foot-long great white shark. Comparative anatomist Dr. Joy Reidenberg uncovers the amazing array of senses the shark possesses, including the ability to detect the electro-magnetic field given off by other creatures. /episodes/get/5403 /episode/5403 Inside Nature's Giants: Great White Shark /episode-player/5403
Big Cats
From the outside, a lion and tiger look very different, but once their skins are removed, even the experts find it hard to tell them apart.
Air date: 02/08/2012
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2194140946/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false From the outside, a lion and tiger look very different, but once their skins are removed, even the experts find it hard to tell them apart. /episodes/get/5400 /episode/5400 Inside Nature's Giants: Big Cats /episode-player/5400
Giant Squid
The team travels to New Zealand to examine one of the biggest yet most mysterious animals on Earth ? the giant squid. Delving into its three hearts, razor sharp beak, tooth-covered tentacles and bizarre reproductive system, the team explores the anatomy of a deep-sea alien that?s never been...
Air date: 06/20/2012
Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2247683791/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The team travels to New Zealand to examine one of the biggest yet most mysterious animals on Earth ? the giant squid. Delving into its three hearts, razor sharp beak, tooth-covered tentacles and bizarre reproductive system, the team explores the anatomy of a deep-sea alien that?s never been... /episodes/get/5402 /episode/5402 Inside Nature's Giants: Giant Squid /episode-player/5402
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