Big Pacific

Violent

Violence is part of life in the Pacific and those that live here must choose whether to avoid conflict or rise to meet it. The Pacific Ocean is a hunter’s paradise. From the skies of Snake Island to the teeming tropics, animals are reinventing the delivery of death on a grand scale. Surrounded by the Ring of Fire, this ocean is the epicenter of natural mayhem.

Violent

54m 10s

Violence is part of life in the Pacific and those that live here must choose whether to avoid conflict or rise to meet it. The Pacific Ocean is a hunter’s paradise. From the skies of Snake Island to the teeming tropics, animals are reinventing the delivery of death on a grand scale. Surrounded by the Ring of Fire, this ocean is the epicenter of natural mayhem.

Previews + Extras

  • Episode 2 Preview | Violent: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 2 Preview | Violent

    S1 E2 - 30s

    Violence is part of life in the Pacific and those that live here must choose whether to avoid conflict or rise to meet it. The Pacific Ocean is a hunter’s paradise. From the skies of Snake Island to the teeming tropics, animals are reinventing the delivery of death on a grand scale. Surrounded by the Ring of Fire, this ocean is the epicenter of natural mayhem.

  • Episode 2 Extended Preview | Violent: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 2 Extended Preview | Violent

    S1 E2 - 1m 14s

    Violence is part of life in the Pacific and those that live here must choose whether to avoid conflict or rise to meet it. Surrounded by the Ring of Fire, the Pacific Ocean is the epicenter of natural mayhem.

  • Humpback Whales: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Humpback Whales

    S1 E2 - 3m 39s

    Nature creates her own battles. In the waters around Hawaii, Humpback Whales complete a mass migration from northern feeding grounds; they are gathering to mate. But males outnumber receptive females, and a testosterone-fueled event known as the heat run sees a brawl of gargantuan proportions as the males clash for the right to mate.

  • Snake Island: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Snake Island

    S1 E2 - 4m 3s

    Some islands are less than hospitable. In China’s Bohai Sea is a fleck of land called Shedao, also known as Snake Island. This is the home of 20,000 deadly Pit Vipers, and they are all poised to make a meal of the autumnal songbird migrations.

  • Dragon Tide: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Dragon Tide

    S1 E2 - 3m 37s

    In China, even humans are making the most of the violent power of the Pacific. In Hangzhou Bay, brave surfers wait for the annual return of an ancient sea monster: the silver dragon, a predictable yet potentially destructive wall of water that grows into the world’s largest tidal wave.

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