Weird Nature

Weird Nature

Mysteries of the natural world.

Episode Guide

  • Weird Nature - Peculiar Potions (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Peculiar Potions

    A revealing look at how animals use drugs and alcohol, including chimps that administer medicine, starlings that use aromatherapy, monkeys who have a happy hour, and lemurs that take mind-altering millipedes.

  • Weird Nature - Puzzling Partners (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Puzzling Partners

    An exploration of strange animal behavior that reveals many odd partnerships, including a lizard that uses a scorpion as a bodyguard, a toad that sets up home with a tarantula, and an animal that uses hummingbirds as an air charter.

  • Weird Nature - Devious Defenses (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Devious Defenses

    Natural defenses animals use to protect themselves.

  • Weird Nature - Fantastic Feeding (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Fantastic Feeding

    The natural features animals use to catch prey.

  • Weird Nature - Bizarre Breeding (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Bizarre Breeding

    Nature's unusual methods for perpetuating life.

  • Weird Nature - Marvelous Motion (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Marvelous Motion

    Getting around faster and more efficiently.

  • Weird Nature - Devious Defenses; Marvelous Motion (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Devious Defenses; Marvelous Motion

  • Weird Nature - Peculiar Potions; Fantastic Feeding (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Peculiar Potions; Fantastic Feeding

  • Weird Nature - Puzzling Partners; Bizarre Breeding (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Puzzling Partners; Bizarre Breeding

    Odd partnerships are struck between different animal species, and between animals and humans; nature has some very unusual methods for perpetuating life, including males who care for offspring.

  • Weird Nature - Production Year (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Production Year

    Fat production in warm-blooded fish; deformed frogs; computerized dinosaur cries.