Category Archives: Animals

Blue Planet II – ‘The Deep’

The connection people make with the deep ocean and outer space has been made very often, science fiction certainly finds a lot of inspiration, and fiction about voyages to the bottom of the sea can be just as fascinating and … Continue reading

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The Real T-Rex with Chris Packham

T-Rex is perhaps THE iconic dinosaur. If you think of a dinosaur, the image is most likely to be the T-Rex. It is still hugely popular, and has been recreated in books, films, toys, merchandise and more. But the image … Continue reading

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Attenborough and the Giant Elephant

David Attenborough goes through historical records to look at the life story of Jumbo, possibly the most famous elephant who ever lived. He was thought to be the biggest elephant on Earth in his time, the late 19th century, and … Continue reading

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The Secret Life Of The Zoo (Series 3)

CONTAINS SPOILERS Chester zoo is Britains most popular zoo, and this series showing the behind the scenes for the animals has been well liked, and has recently finished its 3rd series.

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Extreme Sea Monsters

Channel 5 did a documentary about the strange creatures of the deep, both mythical and factual. The narration pointed out that underwater is “an alien environment”, and that it is also in fact “the majority of the Earth” rather than … Continue reading

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The Secret Life Of The Zoo (Series 2)

CONTAINS SPOILERS¬† While this finished its run on Channel 4 some months ago, this review was another I had to put on the backburner. But better late than never. The second series of The Secret Life Of The Zoo was … Continue reading

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Planet Earth II – ‘Cities’

CONTAINS SPOILERS¬† Very late, I know. I’m not going to review the clipshow episode, so sorry if you were waiting for that one. Cities are the newest habitat on Earth, and a fast growing one. The increase in cities has … Continue reading

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