SuperNature - Wild Flyers

The sky is one of the world's most challenging places to live, but across the planet, an extraordinary range of animals do something we can only dream of take to the air. Some spend their whole lives airborne, while others only visit. But, they all have one thing in common: they survive by taking to the skies.

Crowded Skies

53m 11s

The sky is a crowded world where mammals, birds and insects hunt, escape, mate, defend territory, sleep, and even die on the wing. Survival up here depends not just on beating gravity or mastering flight, but also out-flying the competition.

Episodes

  • Crowded Skies: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Crowded Skies

    S1 E3 - 53m 11s

    The sky is a crowded world where mammals, birds and insects hunt, escape, mate, defend territory, sleep, and even die on the wing. Survival up here depends not just on beating gravity or mastering flight, but also out-flying the competition.

  • Masters of the Sky: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Masters of the Sky

    S1 E2 - 51m 40s

    Many animals take to the skies for a split second, but to stay there the planet’s strongest flyers have to push the laws of physics right to the edge. Explore the extremes of true flight: Power, acceleration, top speed, maneuverability and endurance.

  • Defying Gravity: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Defying Gravity

    S1 E1 - 51m 40s

    How do animals take to the air in the first place? Each of the incredible creatures we’ll meet has its own special techniques. But they must all overcome one of the planet’s most powerful and universal forces – gravity.

Extras + Features

  • Episode 3 Preview | Crowded Skies: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 3 Preview | Crowded Skies

    S1 E3 - 30s

    The sky is a crowded world where mammals, birds and insects hunt, escape, mate, defend territory, sleep, and even die on the wing. Survival up here depends not just on beating gravity or mastering flight, but also out-flying the competition.

  • Episode 2 Preview | Masters of the Sky: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 2 Preview | Masters of the Sky

    S1 E2 - 30s

    Many animals take to the skies for a split second, but to stay there the planet’s strongest flyers have to push the laws of physics right to the edge. Explore the extremes of true flight: Power, acceleration, top speed, maneuverability and endurance.

Schedule

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