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Nature

Description: Consistently stunning documentaries transport viewers to far-flung locations ranging from the torrid African plains to the chilly splendours of icy Antarctica. The show's primary focus is on animals and ecosystems around the world. A comic book based on the show, meant to be used an as educational tool for kids, was briefly distributed to museums and schools at no cost in the mid-2000s.
Genre: Documentary, Family
Year Released: 1982
Number of seasons: 38
Number of episodes: 591
First episode air date: October 10, 1982
Networks: PBS, Discovery Channel
Theme Songs: Nature Theme Song #1, Nature Theme Song #2
Executive Producers: Fred Kaufman, Janet Hess, Allison Argo, MORE
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Origins: The Journey of Humankind
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Justin Time
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Our Planet
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The Universe
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American Masters
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Wild Kratts
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Drain the Oceans
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The Cat In The Hat Knows A Lot About That!
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Dynasties
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One Strange Rock
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Brain Games
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Night on Earth
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Jeopardy!
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Dino Dan
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The Magic School Bus Rides Again
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Splash and Bubbles
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Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj
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Sid the Science Kid
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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood
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Transformers: Rescue Bots
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The Lion Guard
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Weird But True!
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Masterpiece
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Blue Planet II
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Hostile Planet
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Serengeti
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Blue Planet II
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Odd Squad
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Dinosaur Train
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The Magic School Bus
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