Life: Discovering Bird Behavior
"Birds" producer Patrick Morris and assistant producer Stephen Lyle offer a behind-the-scenes look at the making of this episode.
The Ultimate Guide: Bird Evolution Theory
The evolution of birds is still under heavy debate. One theory is that birds are descended from reptiles. On Discovery Channel's "The Ultimate Guide: Birds of Theory," this theory is put to the test with a look at the golden eagle.
Assignment Discovery: Early Emperor Penguin Development
Emperor penguins are taken care of by their fathers in the earliest stages of development, before their mothers return with food to regurgitate to their families. Learn more with this clip from Discovery Channel's "Assignment Discovery."
Natural Born Winner: Penguins
On Discovery Channel's "Natural Born Winners," learn about penguins and their ability to swim. They are one of the most successful marine species on the planet.
Cute and Cuddly Dads: Emperor Penguin Dads
Emperor Penguin dads take responsibility for their mates egg and help hatch it. In fact, their dedication is so strong that they fast for two months to make sure the eggs stays warm and are not disturbed.
Assignment Discovery: Young Penguins Fend Off Attention
Emperor penguins as young as three months old are beginning to walk around on their own, but they can be harassed by other penguins if they don't stick close to mom. Learn more in this video from Discovery Channel's series "Assignment Discovery."
Assignment Discovery: Emperor Penguins Prepare to Fast
The penguin's round body, flippers and feet are all heat saving adaptations. On Discovery Channel's "Assignment Discovery," the emperor penguins spend the summer in the moving ice pack--filling on fish and krill to prepare for the winter fast.
The Ultimate Guide: Birds of Prey: Golden Eagle Vision
The golden eagle has terrific eye sight. In fact it has binocular vision, which allowsit to see depth and judge distances with great accuracy. Learn more about the golden eagle's vision on Discovery Channel's "The Ultimate Guide: Birds of Prey."
Call of the Wildman: Turkey Wrestlin'
A turkey is terrorizing a corn maize, and with razor-sharp spurs on its legs, it isn't afraid of anyone. When Turtleman steps in, it chooses to fight instead of run.
Ned Bruha Skunk Whisperer: Goose-Chasing Mishap
A family of geese have infiltrated a pond by an office complex and Ned, Stormy and Chris have to get them out. Chris and Stormy are tasked with chasing the geese away from Ned, but things don't go quite as planned.
Viking Wilderness: Owl Snipes a Vole
The great gray owl is one of the North's great snipers. His curved head acts as a sonar dish and helps him spot his prey, a vole, and snatch him up before he suspects a thing.
Viking Wilderness: Base-Jumping Goslings
Barnacle geese have a rather shocking parenting technique. They encourage their flightless goslings to jump straight down a sheer, 150-foot rock face. Five goslings start out, but how many will survive?
Bad Dog: Maria the Jealous Goose
A regular to a local park befriends a wild goose who follows him everywhere. But when he bestows attention on any other person or animal the goose goes berserk and tries to bite the object of his attention.