Animals: The Skinny On Whale Sharks
Little is known about Whale Sharks; they're hard to study because of their extreme migratory patterns. Kasey-Dee Gardner finds out some interesting facts about the gentle giants of the sea.
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Animal Battlegrounds: Male Elephant Seals
Male elephant seals fight each other for the right to mate, often killing seal pups in the process. Watch the action unfold with this clip from Animal Planet's "Animal Battlegrounds."
Weird, True and Freaky: Orca vs Sperm Whales
Orcas ambush a group of sperm whales off the California coast and a group of scientists capture the deadly battle on tape. Learn more in this clip from Animal Planet's "Weird, True and Freaky" series.
Extraordinary Animals: Cerebral Sea Lion
Meet Rio, a California sea lion who can read sign language and solve IQ test problems that even humans struggle with. Check out this clip from Animal Planet's "Extraordinary Animals" to learn more.
Extraordinary Animals: Supersonic Dolphin
These dolphins have learned to select their meals by aiming echolocation beams at the appropriate shapes. Check out this Animal Planet "Extraordinary Animals" clip to learn more about dolphin intelligence.
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Animals: How Real is Winter's Story?
Winter the dolphin stars as herself in the new movie Dolphin Tale, which details her rescue and rehab after losing her tail. Jorge Ribas interviews the cast and crew to find out how much of the movie remains true to life.
Animals: Building Winter's Prosthetic Tail
When a young dolphin lost its tail in a fishing accident, an aquarium and prosthetics company teamed up to build her a new one. Jorge Ribas meets Winter the dolphin, who stars in the new movie about her rescue.
The Making of Whale Wars: The Idea
In Chapter One of this original web series, the team responsible for creating and producing "Whale Wars" reveals what inspired the show, how it began and what it was like to see first footage.
The Making of Whale Wars: Filming the Charge
In Chapter Two of this original web series, the "Whale Wars" film crew describes what they had to endure in order to document the Sea Shepherds as they charged the whaling ships.
Whale Wars: A Call for Help
The Steve Irwin's search for the Nisshin Maru is put on hold when the Sea Shepherds receive a call to help search for a missing yacht in the Ross Sea.
Whale Wars: Damaged Small Boat
In this deleted scene, the Sea Shepherds assess the damage to the Farley, the small boat that was forced to take shelter behind an iceberg.
Whale Wars: Engine Trouble on the Irwin
In this deleted scene, the Steve Irwin encounters engine trouble. If they are to have any chance of staying in the race, they must move quickly the fix the problem.
Whale Wars: Sombering News
After hours of searching for the missing Norwegian sailboat, the Steve Irwin makes a devastating discovery.
Whale Wars: The Final Goodbye
After failing to find any survivors, the New Zealand Coast Guard calls off the mission to find the missing Norwegian crew. For many, the final goodbye is painful.
Whale Wars: Lost Helicopter
In this deleted scene, after stopping to refuel during an air search the Steve Irwin loses contact with their helicopter.