Backshall's Deadly Adventures

September 2015
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September 18, 2015

Expired 3.0 21 x
Throughout this series, Steve Backshall has travelled across the globe encountering wildlife from the cuddly to the deadly, putting his stamina and his bravery to the test along the way. In this special episode, Steve counts down through his top five adventures of the series, revealing which one he has chosen to take the s...
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September 17, 2015

Expired 3.0 8 x
Steve travels to Japan to prove that it's possible to find extraordinary animals and adventure in one of the busiest countries on the planet. He kayaks through frozen seas to encounter the gigantic Steller's sea eagle, skis into frozen mountains to search for deer, takes a hot bath with Siberian swans drawn to Japan by its...
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September 16, 2015

Expired 3.0 8 x
Steve Backshall continues his search for wild tigers in Bhutan. This time, his journey continues by kayak, navigating the treacherous rapids of the Drangme Chu river where he struggles to keep his head above water. His search then continues, high up in the Himalayas, on a mission to find out if rumours of tigers living at ...
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September 15, 2015

Expired 3.0 8 x
Steve Backshall heads to Bhutan in search of wild tigers. As part of a basecamp full of international scientists, film-makers and experts, his job is to find out if tigers are thriving in Bhutan's jungles. With the help of a sniffer dog, trained to track down tiger scat - or poo - he goes off in search of clues. On his jou...
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September 14, 2015

Expired 3.0 10 x
Steve Backshall continues his search for wildlife in the jungles of Borneo. This time, his quest for the unexplored parts of the rainforest take him down a 160m drop, deep into a sinkhole. Getting in there and dangling on the end of a rope pushes his bravery to the limit. Once down, the expedition venture underground into ...
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September 11, 2015

Expired 3.0 9 x
Steve Backshall heads to the jungles of Borneo to track down the wildlife hidden beneath the canopy. Along with a team of international scientists, experts and film-makers, he's on a mission to prove just how special this jungle is, in the hope of protecting it from destruction by loggers. His job is to find out what's liv...
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September 10, 2015

Expired 3.0 7 x
Steve Backshall goes in search of the super-giants of the seas on this Deadly Adventure. Starting on the Californian coast he gets too close for comfort with elephant seals, as the huge males battle it out on the beaches, hoping to impress the females. Driven on by a fascination with ocean super-giants he heads to South Af...
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September 9, 2015

Expired 3.0 12 x
Steve Backshall takes on his most deadly challenge in the swamps of Botswana's Okovango Delta. His aim is to swim with the nile crocodile, a terrifying and effective predator that has outlived the dinosaurs, and is feared today by people and animals alike. As he descends into the dark and eerie water world, he encounters a...
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September 8, 2015

Expired 3.0 12 x
Steve continues to search for new animals, this time on Mount Bosavi, an ancient volcano that last erupted 200,000 years ago. Any animals here could be entirely new to science, and so when a tiny skull is found, Steve and his teammates dedicate days and nights to trekking through the crater in search of this mystery animal...
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September 7, 2015

Expired 3.0 11 x
Steve Backshall pushes deeper into Papua New Guinea's secret world by climbing into a vast and unmapped cave system. This underground world is flooded with raging water, and moving just a few meters is slow, hard work, but it's worth it, as each new step is pure exploration. Together with a team of expert cavers, Steve map...
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