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The duels between hunters and hunted are as dramatic as any event in the natural world. The stakes could not be higher. For both, it’s a matter of life and death. Yet surprisingly, it’s the hunters that usually fail. To have any chance of survival, predators must be perfectly tuned to their own hunting arenas. Every habitat brings a different challenge. THE HUNT will reveal as never before the extraordinary range of strategies predators use to catch their prey. But even for the most skillful, success is never guaranteed.

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Two Beautiful Humpback Whales Dance

Male humpback whales repeat each others songs and add to them so they become ever more complex and beautiful, showing off their memory and sheer volume #Animal Attraction  #CouplesWeek
Narrated by David Attenborough.

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Extraordinary Octopus Takes To Land - The Hunt - BBC Earth [source]

Octopuses are Marine animals, that live and breath underwater, so at low tide one would expect them to be imprisoned in rocky pools.  This extraordinary species found in Northern Australia is like no other Octopus, and land is no obstacle when hunting for Crabs.

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El pez artista.

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Alexander Siddig narrated BBC Earth’s Wild Arabia. Here’s more clips on YouTube.

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Bird Of Paradise Makes An Unforgettable First Impression

How far would you go to attract a mate? In the tropical forests of New Guinea, one male is dedicated to making an unforgettable first impression.
#AnimalAttraction #CouplesWeek

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Drongo Bird Tricks Meerkats - Africa - BBC
Another meerkat video. Haha