An elephant never forgets….but a hummingbird? A tiger thinks fast on its feet….but a tortoise? If you think you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, have you spent time with a pig? Featuring cutting edge scientists and the fascinating creatures they’re studying, Think Like an Animal, explores exciting new research and dispels old myths about how animals think.
Warru, or black-footed rock-wallaby, is one of South Australia's most endangered mammals. In 2007, when numbers dropped below 200 in the remote north-west of the State, the Warru Recovery Team was formed to help save the precious species from extinction. Bringing together contemporary science, practical on-ground threat management and traditional Anangu ecological knowledge, this unique decade-long program has recently celebrated the release of dozens of warru to the wild for the first time.
Africa's Outsiders focuses on how animals born with unusual colors (caused by mutations in their genes) have a much harder struggle than animals born with traditional and recognizable colors. This amazing documentary follows the struggle of three extremely different species: a white lion, a white baboon, and a yellow crocodile, though other animals that were born without pigmentation or proper camouflage experience.