Nature's Fear Factor
Season 47 Episode 9 | 53m 21s
For animals in Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park, the normal balance of competition and predation was upended when a war wiped out the top predators. The remaining animals didn’t simply grow in numbers—they began behaving in unusual ways, veering outside their typical territories and feeding patterns.
Aired: 10/14/20 | Expires: 10/13/23 |
Extras From This Episode
The Anatomy of an African Wild Dog Hunt
Clip: S47 Ep9 | 6m 50s
Lions Return to Mozambique's Gorongosa National Park
Clip: S47 Ep9 | 6m
Meet Gorongosa National Park’s Head Veterinarian
Clip: S47 Ep9 | 8m 18s
Beyond the Elements: Life
S47 Ep19 | 53m 32s
Beyond the Elements: Indestructible
S47 Ep18 | 53m 30s
Beyond the Elements: Reactions
S47 Ep17 | 53m 31s
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