When animals of astounding ability connect with each other and the world around them there is a "moment of impact." The world is filled with these unique moments created by animals whose abilities and behaviors are incredible to behold, like the violent collision of cheetah with gazelle, the blink-of-an-eye strike of a deadly cobra and the amazing dexterity of an elephant's trunk as it feeds, fights or reaches out with affection. But how do these creatures accomplish such extraordinary feats? Live action footage only reveals part of the answer. Using the latest technologies, HD camera lenses and computer graphics, this two-part series will take us inside the animal to present an innovative and revolutionary look at the bioengineering of "how animals work." From Africa's Serengeti to California's grasslands, some of nature's most dramatic moments are caught, examined and fractured into their unique parts within creatures great and small to reveal the amazing abilities that give each animal the instinct, intelligence and brute prowess to survive. From elaborate impact sequences that spin around animals caught in a frozen moment to animations that go inside their bodies, a unique view of animals' amazing biomechanics is revealed.
S35 Ep17: Dolphins: Spy in the Pod | Part 2S35 Ep16: Dolphins: Spy in the Pod | Part 1S35 Ep15: Forest of the LynxS34 Ep2: Soul of the ElephantS32 Ep13: The Sagebrush SeaS32 Ep11: Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-LaS32 Ep2: A Sloth Named VelcroS33 Ep1: Animal MisfitsS31 Ep9: Touching the WildS31 Ep6: Honey Badgers: Masters of MayhemS29 Ep1: Radioactive WolvesS28 Ep12: Salmon: Running the GauntletS27 Ep8: Invasion of the Giant PythonsS27 Ep7: Wild BalkansS27 Ep6: Clash: Encounters of Bears and WolvesS27 Ep3: Black MambaS27 Ep1: Cloud: Challenge of the StallionsS26 Ep10: Frogs: The Thin Green LineS26 Ep9: Kilauea: Mountain of FireS26 Ep8: Why We Love Cats and Dogs
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