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Episode 3

Chris Packham examines the world's weirdest natural events. He discovers the extraordinary adaptations animals use to survive, including a frozen frog that can come back to life.

Chris looks at some of the most extraordinary behaviours and extreme adaptations that animals have developed to survive. He discovers the secret of a frozen frog that can bring itself back to life, unmasks the slimy character responsible for mysterious oceanic ooze and delves into the underworld of real-life zombies.

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Fri 27 Jul 2018 15:15

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Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:14

    The xx

    Chained

  • 00:17

    The xx

    Missing

  • 00:25

    The xx

    Angels

  • 00:29

    Portishead

    Over

  • 00:53

    Metronomy

    The Look

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Chris Packham
Producer Chloe Pearne
Series Producer Lucinda Axelsson
Executive Producer Tim Scoones

Broadcasts

  • Thu 3 Jan 2013 20:00
  • Wed 9 Jan 2013 19:00
  • Wed 30 Jan 2013 01:20
  • Thu 28 Feb 2013 00:20
  • Thu 9 May 2013 18:30
  • Thu 9 May 2013 19:00
  • Mon 8 Sep 2014 15:40
  • Mon 8 Sep 2014 15:45
  • Sat 18 Jul 2015 14:00
  • Wed 28 Oct 2015 15:30
  • Fri 5 Aug 2016 14:10
  • Fri 27 Jul 2018 15:15

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