A two-part miniseries about sexual selection - unique behaviors, elaborate displays and special adaptations that determine who picks whom, who mates with whom, and who produces the offspring that carry genes into the next generation. Scientists around the world are making amazing new discoveries about the complex nature of courtship throughout the animal kingdom, employing cutting-edge technology, robotics, chemical analysis, special cameras, even computer animation. It's a sexual education that takes us all way beyond the birds and the bees. Part Two: What Males Will Do - Apparently, there is nothing a male will not do for the right to mate with a female - dance, sing, make music, fight, overdress, change body colors, develop astonishing anatomy, illuminate, even agree to be eaten alive. You're nobody until somebody loves you.
More Full Episodes
Animal Homes: Location, Location, LocationAnimal Homes: The NestThe Last Orangutan EdenInvasion of the Killer WhalesA Sloth Named VelcroLeave it to BeaversSnow MonkeysTouching the WildMy Bionic PetIreland's Wild RiverHoney Badgers: Masters of MayhemMeet the CoywolfParrot ConfidentialLove in the Animal KingdomGreat Zebra ExodusThe Private Life of DeerThe Mystery of EelsWhat Plants Talk AboutCold Warriors: Wolves and BuffaloAn Original DUCKumentaryAnimal Odd Couples
Original series, specials, documentaries and web shows produced by Vermont PBS