• What happens when a lonely male gorilla meets a female gorilla for the first time in 27 years?

  • LIVE SHOW! A creature too lazy to raise its own babies creates a zombie nanny parent substitute. Parasitologist Sara Weinstein tells the story of the sacculina parasite, puppet master of the animal kingdom.

  • When you’re playing the game of love, it’s hard to wing it. Barbara Heidenreich, one of the world’s premier animal trainers, flies to New Zealand to aid a lovelorn Kakapo parrot. Parental advisory.

  • What secrets does the world’s cutest apex predator hold? Tim Coonan talks about the mysterious disappearance of the island fox and its remarkable comeback.

  • Are jaguars the pit bulls of the big cat family? How many samples of jaguar poop do you really need for a good collection? And, who would win in a fight, a puma or a jaguar? Dr. Anthony Giordano knows.

  • Why would anyone use a Super Soaker to flush the stomach of a 12-foot-long wild crocodile? Dr. Maria Tellez, aka the "Croc Doc," enlightens us.