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Episode 2

Chris Packham examines some of the world's weirdest natural events. He finds out why whales and dolphins would forge an unlikely friendship and how trees are oozing red blood.

With incredible eyewitness footage and expert scientific explanations, Chris Packham continues his exploration of the world's most bizarre and extraordinary happenings in nature.

In Florida, fish are walking out of the water, while bees in France are making shocking multicoloured honey. We find out why whales and dolphins would forge an unlikely friendship, how trees are oozing red blood, and why all over the world people are reporting alien-like sounds from the sky. In nature, fact is often weirder than fiction.

59 minutes

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Chris Packham
Series Producer Lucinda Axelsson
Series Producer Holly Spearing
Producer Victoria Bromley

Broadcasts

  • New Year's Day 2014 20:00
  • Sat 11 Jan 2014 19:00
  • Thu 20 Feb 2014 06:00
  • Thu 19 Jun 2014 20:00
  • Wed 10 Sep 2014 15:45
  • Tue 30 Dec 2014 17:00
  • Tue 30 Dec 2014 18:30
  • Fri 30 Oct 2015 15:30
  • Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:15

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