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Next Up

Friday 18th October at 4:40 am

Animal Planet

Episodes

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Episode 1

Levitating Lizards And Immortal Jellyfish

New science and amazing demonstrations reveal how a lizard can literally walk on water. And, can jellyfish live forever?

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Episode 2

Supersonic Owls And Invisible Octopuses

A bird expert reveals how a barn owl catches prey it can't even see. And, what makes octopuses masters of disguise?

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Episode 3

Backwards Birds And Slimy Sea Creatures

High-speed footage reveals how the hummingbird can fly backwards. And, why are hagfish the most disgusting creatures in the ocean?

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Episode 4

Puppy Dog Tails And Crocodile Jaws

Scientists reveal what a dog's tail wag really means. Plus, what's the secret behind a crocodile's powerful jaws - and how to escape it?

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Episode 5

Psychic Cats And Fuzzy Otters

New science and demonstrations reveal how cats can detect an earthquake seconds before it happens. And, how do sea otters keep warm in icy waters?

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Episode 6

Elephant Noses And Ancient Animals

New science and amazing demonstrations reveal why elephants have trunks. Plus, why do some animals live so long, and why do cats purr?

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Episode 7

Supersmart Dolphins And Hungry Hyenas

A game of underwater copycat shows how smart dolphins really are. How do hyenas eat almost anything? And, how do geckos defy gravity?

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Episode 8

Space Bugs And Squirrel Mind Maps

Are alligators music lovers? How a squirrel can hide up to 10,000 nuts in one season and still find most of them? And, can a bug survive in space?

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Episode 9

Episode 9

Experts reveal how swarms of blind bats avoid collision. Do mice really like cheese? What makes manatees' farts so special? And, why are slugs so slimy?

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Episode 10

Episode 10

Experts examine how humpback whales leap so far out of the water. Plus, why do dogs tilt their heads? Why do animals swarm? And, how do spiders shed their own...

4:40 am

18 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 11

Episode 11

Experts test to see if wild wolves are smarter than domestic dogs with an interesting experiment. Plus, can spiders really fly? And, how do polar bears keep warm?

4:40 am

19 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 12

Episode 12

Experts look at why drowned ants don't drown. Plus, why don't woodpeckers get headaches? And, how does a 15-foot octopus escape through a three-inch hole?

4:40 am

20 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 13

Episode 13

Experts test to see how anteaters eat so quickly. Plus, male humpback whales can sing for several days, but how do they do it with no vocal chords and why...

4:40 am

21 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 14

Episode 14

Experts test how impressive dogs' noses are at picking up scents even under water. Plus, how and why do fireflies glow? And, how do ostriches run so fast?

4:40 am

22 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 15

Episode 15

What are lions saying when they roar? Plus, what are leaf cutter ants doing with all the leaves they collect? Experts answer these questions and more!

4:40 am

23 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 16

Episode 16

Why do domestic cats find it so hard to get down from trees, and how have two jungle cats evolved? Plus, why do kiwi birds lay monster-sized eggs compared to...

4:40 am

24 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 17

Episode 17

How do caterpillars transform into magnificent butterflies in their cocoon? Plus, why are cats' tongues the way they are? Experts answer these questions and more!

4:40 am

25 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 18

Episode 18

Why are some cats cross-eyed? How do meerkats eat poisonous scorpions and how can hippos sleep whilst holding their breath? Experts answer these questions and more!

4:40 am

26 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 19

Episode 19

How does a squirrel take on a dangerous rattle snake? What makes eagles' eyes so powerful? Plus, why is the planet overrun with bugs? Experts answer these questions!

4:40 am

27 Oct

Animal Planet

Episode 20

Episode 20

Do parrots really know what they're talking about? How do electric eels not electrocute themselves? Plus, why are panda's black and white? Experts answer these questions!