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Episode 2

Chris Packham explores some of the most bizarre and extraordinary natural events on the planet. Using incredible eyewitness footage, first-hand accounts and scientific explanations, he unpacks the stranger than fiction facts behind what really happened.

In the second episode, Chris looks at events that stop us in our tracks, invade our world and disrupt our lives. He travels to a village awash with billions of tiny crabs, meets the residents facing an angry mob of elk and visits the town that woke up to an apocalyptic sky.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Thu 4 Sep 2014 15:45


Role Contributor
PresenterChris Packham
ProducerJennie Hammond
Series ProducerLucinda Axelsson
Executive ProducerTim Scoones

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Can you solve some of the natural world’s strangest puzzles?

BBC Taster: Interactive video

BBC Taster: Interactive video

Chris presents an interactive video that delves deeper into the weird and wonderful.