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Quest for the Picathartes

Duration: 01:28

Join David Attenborough as he retells the story of his first Zoo Quest expedition.

Available since: Fri 23 Nov 2012

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Attenborough: 60 Years in the Wild Our Fragile Planet

3/3 David Attenborough reflects on his reasons for becoming a staunch conservationist.

First broadcast: 30 Nov 2012

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