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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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The Secret Life Of The Zoo At Christmas

CONTAINS SPOILERS Yes, I know there was a full series before this Christmas special, but I don’t have time to do a review of that yet as, well, it’s Christmas. Christmas is a busy time for everyone generally, and I’ve … Continue reading

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The Secret Life Of The Zoo

CONTAINS SPOILERS It’s a shame they only made one series of the BBC drama Our Zoo, about how Chester Zoo was established in the 1930s, but Channel 4 did a documentary series about modern day Chester Zoo, so you could … Continue reading

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Nature’s Weirdest Events (Series Four)

I reviewed the previous series of this last year, and at the time I had no idea that it was the third series. But here is is again, following the same format of three episodes documenting unusual events in the … Continue reading

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