Twin Sisters
The remarkable journey of identical twins adopted by families at opposite ends of the world who accidentally discover their daughters are sisters. What was meant to be a secret becomes a story of sibling love & fate with the girls reuniting at age 8.
Saturday, December 20 at 8 PM ET/PT
Myth or Science 3: You Are What You Eat
Jennifer Gardy takes an extraordinary scientific journey to put food claims to the test and discover if they’re science fact or science fiction.
Thursday, January 8 at 8 PM
Wild & Dangerous: The World of Exotic Pets
A look into the relationships between people and their exotic pets and examines the issues that come with keeping undomesticated animals. Does love for a pet outweigh concern for public safety, endangered species, and habitats at risk?
Thursday, January 8 at 9 PM
Life Story
David Attenborough takes us on the greatest of all adventures - the journey through life.
Sunday, January 11 at 8 PM

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Wild Canada

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Double Dipping? How Bad is it?

Jennifer Gardy shows us why you might want to hold off on the double dipping this holiday season.

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Robot Gift Guide

Forget slippers, sweaters, and jewelry. Who wouldn’t want a robot as a gift? Droids of all shapes, sizes, and price range, can be bought for the special nerd in your life. Here’s a sample of what’s out there.

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Thoroughly Modern Motherhood

Exhausted by the second shift, stalled careers and now health problems. Get the facts on the world moms are facing today.

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The Great Human Odyssey: Sneak Peak

Take a preview is this new series coming to The Nature of Things on February 12.

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Twelve Exotic Pets That You Probably Never Heard Of

Meet the capuchin monkey - Justin Bieber had one and so can you. Find out more about the growing trade in exotic pets and why you might not want one yourself.

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