Nature

The word nature is derived from the Latin term “natura” literally translated as birth. The all encompassing definition of nature is the natural, physical or material world or universe. Nature is the phenomenon that accompanies the physical world. On a larger scale it varies from subatomic to the cosmic. Nature may also refer to the general realm of various types of living plants and animals, and in some cases to the processes associated with inanimate objects such as the weather.

In other contexts, the variation of the word “nature”, such as “natural” is commonly used to describe the opposite of unnatural, supernatural or synthetic. Today the term is commonly associated with geology and wildlife.

In order for us to be able to study the natural occurrences and its elements, we have devised a categorization according to the properties of those elements. The primary categories are Earth, atmosphere, climate and weather, water, ecosystems, life, matter and energy. Every prime category has an internal division into specific areas, e.g. water is categorized into oceans, lakes, rivers, ponds and streams.

The documentaries and video materials compiled in this category are concerned with the above mentioned occurrences and other various natural phenomena.

Witness the efforts of an environmental activist, who risked his wellbeing and confronted the law, to save one little part of our planet`s lungs. The documentary “Among Giants” follows the story of this brave man and his incredible mission.

See what happens when humans abandon their habitat and all that is left behind are manmade structures. The ecosystem of that place begins the slow process of recovery and the entire flora and fauna can flourish without human interference. The city of Chernobyl has, accidentally, become such a place.

Discover how the Earth, as we know it today, came to exist. From the lifeless rocky surface encircled with boiling lava to the living and breathing green paradise with the abundance of life. The dramatic story of how the Earth was made is still going on.

The expedition lead by Paul Rose goes into the depths of the world`s oceans. See what extraordinary discoveries they made and enjoy the beautiful flora and fauna of the ocean.

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Inside the Perfect Predator
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Soaring above roads and between city buildings is the fastest animal on the planet, the peregrine falcon, on a mission to kill for her chicks.Off the coast of South Africa the worl...

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Inside Nature’s Giants
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Inside the Giants dissects the nature of the planet’s largest animals to discover its evolutionary secrets.Most wildlife documentaries will tell how an animal’s behavior, but a...

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Galapagos
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Follow the filmmakers from the Smithsonian Institute on a visual journey through the lush paradise of the Pacific Ocean that is home to some of the flora and fauna on the planet’...

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Dogs Decoded
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Dogs decoded reveals the science behind the extraordinary bond between humans and their dogs and investigates new discoveries in genetics that are illuminating the origin of the do...

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A Tiger Called Broken Tail
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Irish Cameraman Colin Stafford-Johnson spent very nearly 600 days recording Broken Tail & his family for a portion of the finest animal documentaries ever filmed. Broken Tail was ...

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Mysterious Origins of Man
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This documentary presents the ancient artifacts that contradict the official historical perspective that humanity has advanced scientifically since the beginning of human history.I...

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Lost Land of the Jaguar
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Series combining stunning wildlife of high-octane adventure. A team of explorers search the depths of the last great virgin forest on the planet.Cameras follow the team every sweat...

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Tropic of Capricorn
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Simon Reeve presents a travel documentary as he embarks on a journey along the Tropic of Capricorn, the line of latitude that runs through southern Africa, Australia and South Amer...

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Who Killed the Honey Bee?
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Bees are dying in their millions. It is an ecological crisis that threatens to bring global agriculture to a standstill. Introduced by Martha Kearney, this documentary explores the...

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The Last Rhino
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The rhinoceros is one of Africa’s iconic animals, but greed and corruption, myth and superstition have brought the rhino to the brink of extinction. For millenia its best protect...

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Great Natural Wonders of the World
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The land is in fact an extraordinary planet, not only by the almost infinite variety of life that supports its own structure – the land itself – is wonderfully varied and impre...

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Water: The Great Mystery
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Water is essential for life on earth, but what do we really know about this amazing substance.From it’s less dense state at freezing temperature to its recently discovered ‘mem...

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The Private Life of a Cat
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A courting male cat a cat and start a family together. We see the kittens that are born and nurtured in the mother, whereas interested and proud father supports. Beautifully photog...

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The Great Global Warming Swindle
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The Great Global Warming Swindle is a contentious documentary film which implies that the threat of global warning is pushed upon us by scientists who are influenced by funding and...

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Nova: Everest: The Death Zone
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“Because it’s there” is the reason why many men and women who risked death to climb Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world. NOVA follows a scientific investigation ...

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Nature’s Engineers: The Dam Beaver
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A beaver can chomp its way thought a 6″ tree in only 15 minutes. Beavers can down hundreds of trees each year with the goal of setting up their dam, which is a feat of engineerin...

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Jungle Eagles
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This documentary about harpy eagles explores the little known world of these monkey eaters. Standing 3 feet tall and with a 6 foot wingspan, these elusive eagles are finally captur...

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In the Womb: Cats
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Felidae is the name of the biological family of cats; a member of this family is called a felid, or cat. The most familiar felid is the domestic cat, which first became associate...

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Giants: The Mystery and the Myth
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Giants have been in multiple cultures mythology. But did they really exist? New scientific evidence shows proof that giants could have lived on earth.This is the full length versio...

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Earth Story
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Proclaiming the new period of advanced TV, this unbelievable BBC narrative was one of the first significant projects to introduce the new time, in 1998. Aubrey Manning takes viewe...

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Before We Ruled the Earth: Hunt or be Hunted
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1.7 million years ago in Africa, Homo ergaster, an ancient predecessor of modern humans, had to dig to survive. They lived in the elements among the monsters of the era, such as sa...

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WWOOF
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World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF); This playlist of short video documentaries describes the culture of working for your bed and board on an organic farm. It attempt...

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Wolf Mountain
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In a sanctuary in the empty Californian desert, Tonya Littlewolf runs a rescue and rehabilitation for wolves. Many were rescued from breeders, some needing a lot of hands on attent...

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Winged Migration
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An odyssey over three years in the making, Winged Migration is definitely an amazing experience to behold. His most impressive and moving is its ability to attract viewers to a wor...

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What Darwin Never Knew
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Darwin has made a huge influence to the developing world that we have today. One of the best known was the theory of evolution. Well thought and planned theory earned him a worlwid...

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Weird Nature
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This series of the BBC / Discovery reveals some of the strangest behaviors in the animal world. In a series of action-packed sequences, tires falling off a truck and disturb the sa...

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Visionaries: In Grave Danger of Falling Food
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Permaculture is a bit of everything. For some it is the architecture, the other, organic farming. Some say it is a philosophy and way of life, others believe it is their only hope....

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Transmission 6-10
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Survivors of slave labor, brainwashing, torture and attempted organ harvesting combined with an investigative journalist and leading experts to discuss the controversial topic of g...

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Tortuga: The Incredible Trip of the Sea Turtle
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Lovely preview video. Salt spray, the cries of the gulls, the sound of the waves, everyone loves the sea and a dream to dive into this wonderful world, amazing and unfathomable oce...

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The Secret Life of Plants
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This means that even lower levels of life, there is a deep consciousness or awareness that all things Bond. Published in 1973, The Secret Life of Plants was written by Peter Tompki...

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The Pack Lions
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A look at the strategies adopted by a pride of South African lions as they hunt zebras, impalas and giraffes in the Singita Game Reserve.

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The Nature of Sex
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All creatures of nature, the British novelist Graham Swift once wrote, are joined for the express purpose of nature. And this is illustrated with charming detail and sometimes dizz...

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The Marvels of Madagascar
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Discover the unique cultures, places, landscapes and creatures that make Madagascar one of the most beautiful places on earth!Aussie adventurer and award-winning journalist, Greg G...

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The Living Edens
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The planet Earth is still home to places so pure that have become precious memories of how everyone – the ancient Earth, with no time – once seemed.From the icy mountains of De...

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The Life of Birds
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Another series of the causes of Blue Planet: Seas of Life. This is the definitive series on the creatures most colorful, popular and perfectly adapted to the Earth. The Life of Bi...

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The Last Lions of India
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This documentary is about the Asiatic lions, which are completely different from African lions, both in appearance and behavior, but are growing in India. His refuge is the Gir fo...

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The Emotional World of Farm Animals
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The emotional world of farm animals is an enjoyable film for viewers of all ages about the thinking and feeling side of animals that are often just look like food. Jefferey Masson...

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The Elephant: Life after Death
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Elephants can live for 70 years. But what happens when one of these magnificent beasts in nature die? This documentary film normal impressive tour of the wildlife in the head to fi...

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The 11th Hour
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01 Nov 2012 – Update: this documentary is currently for preview only (sorry). Full version can be bought here. Narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio, this captivating documentary explore...

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Survival
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His name is Michel Blomgren and his main interest is survival in the wilderness and primitive, but comfortable living outdoors. He shared his experiences before and outdoor experi...

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Tasmanian Tiger: End of Extinction
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The Thylacine was the largest known carnivorous marsupial of modern times. A native of Australia and New Guinea, is believed to have become extinct in the 20th century. It is comm...

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Survivorman
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The award-winning Survivorman follows outdoor enthusiast and survival expert Les Stroud is abandoned for a week in a remote location with no supplies – no food, no water, and doe...

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Supervolcanoes
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In 1971, heavy rains fell across much of eastern Nebraska. Paleontologist Mike Voorhies In the summer he traveled to the farmlands in the entire Midwest City Orchard. What would di...

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Supernatural: The Unseen Powers of Animals
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This famous series explores the outer limits of the latest scientific findings and finds that sharks can sense the human aura electric and dolphins use ultrasound to see the human ...

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Stone Age Apocalypse
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Human evolution is believed to have begun about six million years ago. Despite the passage of much time, the amount of diversity between the DNA of all humans is minimal.Some 75,00...

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Sharkwater
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The film Sharkwater – internationally award-winning documentary by Rob Stewart Rob Stewart, exploring sharks began as an underwater adventure.What made him a dangerous journey in...

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Searching for West
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The hunt is a pursuit of balance, while searching for the unknown. The balance that death has struck with life, the one sustaining the other. Everything we eat was alive once. The ...

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Ray Mears: Extreme Survival
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If you like Survivorman (Les Stroud) you like extreme survival. It is a survival television series presented by Ray Mears, he shows his skills desert and amazing tales of survival ...

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Plants for a Future
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A garden can eat, a garden that you can use a garden can be used as drugs, a garden can be used as fuel and to build their homes … a garden full of purpose, and a garden you can ...

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Oliver The Chimp
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In January 1976 there were reports of a phenomenon. Images showed a bald monkey named Oliver upright, looked like a cross between a human and a chimpanzee, what scientists refer to...

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