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Chris Packham delves into the world of weird. Chris investigates finds out why Spain is under attack from spaceballs and how a penguin became a man's best friend.

In the first episode of this series, Chris Packham investigates the strangest stories from the natural world. He finds out why Spain is under attack from spaceballs, how a penguin became a man's best friend and discovers prehistoric lions that could be brought back from the dead.

Chris also uncovers the origin of a mysterious underwater blob, unearths goblin's gold, reveals a slimy invasion in Florida and learns how one woman's nose could hold the key to detecting Parkinson's disease.

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Wed 15 Aug 2018 15:15

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