A Mongoose and Black Mamba Fight to the Death
From: Lethal Attractions
- 2m 28s
A mongoose is lightning fast and has razor-sharp teeth. A black mamba can kill 15 grown men with just one bite. Which of these two mortal enemies will win?
Could You Survive Three M16 Bullets to the Chest?
From: The Real Story: Platoon
- 3m 37s
A weapons expert and a trauma surgeon recreate a scene from Platoon using high-speed cameras to show the damage caused by a single M16 bullet to the human body.
How to Land a Boeing 777 without Any Engines
- 3m 53s
Just one minute away from landing, both of this planes engines suddenly fail.
Ridiculous Planthopper Nymphs in Action
From: Wild Burma: Chasing Tigers
These snowflake-like creatures seem almost lifeless from afar. Get closer, and it's a completely different story.
A Demonstration of Perfect Samurai Swordsmanship
From: Samurai Headhunters
- 1m 48s
The daughter of grand master Tanaka demonstrates her sword-handling skills using stalks of bamboo - which are said to have the same density as human bone.
Something Ate This Shark... but What?
- 2m 50s
The film crew tags a number of great white sharks to study their movement patterns along Australia's coast. When one of the devices washes ashore, could a killer whale be to blame?
Miraculous Plane Landing on New Orleans Levee
From: Air Disasters: Nowhere to Land
- 3m 49s
A severe thunderstorm forced a Boeing 737 to attempt an emergency landing on the most unlikely, impossible place: a New Orleans levee.
A Newborn Hippo Takes His First Breath
From: Hippo Ganglands
- 2m 46s
A pregnant hippo leaves her pod in order to give birth in quiet waters, but when it's time for mother and calf to journey back to their family, the newborn hippo struggles to keep up.
Collision over California
From: Air Disasters: Blind Spot
- 3m 48s
A deadly mid-air collision between a Boeing commercial airline and a private Cessna sends both planes into a San Diego neighborhood.
Roswell's Bizarre Aircraft Boneyard
From: Aerial America
- 2m 12s
This ordinary small town holds extraordinary significance for aviation: it's home to Elvis' private jet, an airplane demolition yard, and the most famous aircraft that no one's ever seen.
Incredible: A Caracal Slaps Down a Bird in Flight
From: Speed Kills: Desert
- 3m 9s
The caracal is a fierce and agile predator. And the way it pursues airborne prey is astounding.
Did you know that a hippo's bite could snap a crocodile in two? See the darker side of these three-ton beasts as they fight for survival in the Luangwa Valley of Zambia.
- 3 Episodes
This unprecedented expedition could determine the fate of Burma's wilderness, and its creatures.
Hunt for the Super Predator
Meet the oversized marine predators patrolling the waters of the wild and merciless Southern Ocean.
- 3 Episodes
The fastest animals on Earth use speed to kill. Our high-speed cameras capture them in action.
Travel back to 16th century Japan and see how real Samurai warriors lived, loved, fought, and died.
- 92 Episodes
Strap in and put your seat in the upright position as we examine aviation's biggest catastrophes.
- 66 Episodes
Grab your ticket for a scenic cross-country flight, from the mountains to the prairies, and from sea to shining sea.
Terror in the Skies
- 4 Episodes
Get a passenger-seat view of near air disasters, captured on the cameras and cell phones of those on board.
The Real Story
- 10 Episodes
Before Hollywood made them famous, history made them legends. Discover the truth behind "Scream," "Platoon," "The Da Vinci Code," "Star Trek," and other hits.
Watch lion vs. Cape buffalo, mongoose vs. snake, leopard vs. baboon and other lethal battles of the African savannah.