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When Trees Go Nuts

Animals
Every once in a while, all the oaks or spruces or other plants in a region suddenly produce a tremendous bounty of seeds – up to 100 times more than usual. But why do they do it, and how do they all manage to sync up?

Puma Stares Down Camera Crew | The Dark: Nature's Nighttime World | BBC Earth

Animals
Isolated in the Andean mountains, the team suddenly find themselves in a standoff with a wild puma.

Macaques SLAP Squirrels And Steal Their Food | Primates | BBC Earth

Animals
Jackfruit is a prized meal, but it can be hard to tell when they're ripe and ready to eat. These lion-tailed macaques in southern India have a crafty way of getting the tastiest morsels - stealing them from Malabar giant squirrels!

Why Don’t Sheep Shrink In The Rain?

Animals
Getting wet isn’t REALLY what makes wool shrink; it merely exacerbates the friction between the wool fibers, which is stronger in one direction than another, so when agitated in the washer or dryer, they migrate in relation to each other in a process called “felting.”

Best Monkey Moments | BBC Earth

Animals
There are more than 260 species of monkey worldwide, here are some of the best moments from our primate friends.

The Warrior Kingdoms of the Weaver Ant

Animals
Deep in tropical jungles lie floating kingdoms ruled by beautiful and deadly masters.

The fish that walk on land - Noah R. Bressman

Animals
Explore the challenges facing amphibious fish when they leave water and the ingenious ways they survive on land.

What Are the WORST Bug Bites To Get?

Animals
Can it be winter please? The bugs have had their fun.

The last living members of an extinct species - Jan Stejskal

Animals
Dig into how scientists are attempting to revive the functionally extinct northern white rhino through artificial reproduction.

The big-beaked, rock-munching fish that protect coral reefs - Mike Gil

Animals
Discover the quirky creature known as the parrotfish, and the key role it plays in keeping coral reefs healthy and thriving.

Releasing Rescued Animals Back Into The Wild | BBC Earth

Animals
Four tortoises, two leopard cats and two civets rescued from the illegal wildlife trade get a second chance at a life in the wild.

The Life of a Sea Turtle

Animals
Today we learn what the life of a sea turtle looks like.

Why People Hate Hyenas

Animals
Throughout history and around the world, most people dislike hyenas. But why?

Tiger Shark Database | World's Biggest Tiger Shark?

Animals
After a night time dive off the coast of French Polynesia, marine biologist Kori Garza looks to shark scientist Nicolas Buray for evidence of a massive shark named Kamakai.

Best Of Oceans | BBC Earth

Animals
From the ocean floor to the sparkling waters of the Pacific, here are some of our favourite ocean moments from the archive.

Warrior Watch: Protecting Kenya's Lions | Explorers in the Field

Animals
Humans, Climate, and Lions - Oh My: Climate and weather have vast implications for almost all forms of life. Join “Warrior Watch” as Jeneria Lekilelei, a warrior from the Samburu fights to protect lions under the harsh conditions of extreme drought.

Budgie Courtship Ritual | Pets: Wild At Heart | BBC Earth

Animals
Disco the budgie is back, and this time he's not alone!

Weaver Ant Chutney | Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted

Animals
On the morning of his final cook, Gordon learns how to make a special chutney using the weaver ant as a key ingredient.

Japanese Bees Swarm Orchid | Buddha Bees and The Giant Hornet Queen | BBC Earth

Animals
These japanese bees' primary senses are taste and smell. When confronted with an orchid that mimics the scent of a giant hornet, the bees display their deadliest defense mechanism - a swarm.

Why Bats Aren't as Scary as You Think | Nat Geo Explores

Animals
When we think of bats, an unfavorable image often comes to mind.

Orangutans Learn How To Climb | Primates | BBC Earth

Animals
These baby orangutans have lost their mothers, who would have taught them vital survival skills.