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Jul 3, 2014

Nature (8:00 pm)

Fabulous Frogs

Sir David Attenborough takes us on a journey through the weird and wonderful world of frogs, shedding new light on these charismatic, colorful and frequently bizarre little animals through first-hand stories, the latest science, and cutting-edge technology. Frogs from around the world are used to demonstrate the wide variety of frog anatomy, appearance and behavior. Their amazing adaptations and survival techniques have made them the most successful of all amphibians.

Wild! (9:00 pm)

Spain's Last Lynx

The Iberian lynx is on the brink of extinction. These majestic predators are top of the food chain in a land where hungry eyes are always watching. The threats of hunting have reduced their population to less than 200. This film gives us an intimate view of this most gracious of predators. 

Orangutan Diary (10:00 pm)

Steve Leonard rescues a female orangutan who has dislocated her ankle fleeing from her captors. Back at the center, there is better news for Michaela when she sees her favorite little orphan Lomon finally learn to climb a tree. There is also a moving conclusion to the story of Zorro, a huge male orangutan who spent 13 years in a tiny cage before being released on to a forested island.