Wild Kingdom Season 1
S01 E01Sep 17, 2002
Episode 1 Sep 17, 2002 Along the southern fringe of the Sahara desert, near Timbuktu, travels a herd of elephants that remain a mystery to both locals and experts. Follow a scientist's efforts to understand how these elephants survive in this harsh and barren land.
S01 E02Oct 22, 2002
Great Cats of India Oct 22, 2002 Meet Alphonse Roy, India's leading wildlife cameraman, and witness his extraordinary depth of experience as he attempts to capture definitive documentary portraits of India's four great cats: the lion, tiger, leopard and ever-elusive snow leopard.
Black Mamba Explore the secret world of the black mamba, an amazing creature with a terrible reputation. Donald Strydom, a mamba specialist, faces the snake every day in an effort to protect it and educate people about this misunderstood species.
Meerkats Unmasked Follow the exploits of a meerkat family as it confronts the challenges and joys of life in the Kalahari Desert. These tiny animals, no bigger than a half-grown kitten, form tight knit communities with a social structure unlike any other.
Survival of the Sand Creatures Weird and wonderful mammals, insects and reptiles struggle to survive in the hostile, sun-baked Namib Desert. For these animals, the stakes for survival get higher with the shifting of each grain of sand.
Swimming Lions In the Okavango Delta — where anything is possible — lions are doing something unexpected: They have taken to water and become supreme swimmers. Meet the scientists engaged in an ongoing quest to understand this quirky lion behavior.