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Weird Wonders of the World (Series 2): Episode 2

Author: BBC (Firm); Infobase,
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : BBC (Firm), New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2016] ©2016 2017.
Series: Weird Wonders of the World (Series 2).
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Summary:
In this episode, Chris Packham investigates some of nature's strangest stories. He examines the bizarre case of a mystery stinger in Australia, finds out what poisoned a scientist on a jungle expedition, learns why goats are flying in Utah and discovers why albatross are being planted in flowerpots off the coast of New Zealand. Chris also unveils the secret behind a mystery specter in the clouds, reveals why  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: BBC (Firm); Infobase,
OCLC Number: 1021063057
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by BBC (Firm), 2016.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on July 18, 2017.
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Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (51 min., 20 sec.)) : sound, color
Contents: Weaponized Ocean Creatures (7:54); Pitohui Bird (7:06); Elephant Damage Control (7:05); Flying Goats (4:57); New Albatross Colony (5:48); Sacred Stone-Throwing (8:58); Ancient Lizard Footprints (6:58); Credits: Weird Wonders of the World (Series 2): Episode 2 (0:31);
Series Title: Weird Wonders of the World (Series 2).
Other Titles: Weird Wonders of the World (Series 2): Episode 2
Responsibility: BBC (Firm).

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In this episode, Chris Packham investigates some of nature's strangest stories. He examines the bizarre case of a mystery stinger in Australia, finds out what poisoned a scientist on a jungle expedition, learns why goats are flying in Utah and discovers why albatross are being planted in flowerpots off the coast of New Zealand. Chris also unveils the secret behind a mystery specter in the clouds, reveals why chimpanzees are having rituals and explores who--or what--was the source of some bizarre prehistoric handprints in Egypt.

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