The Joy of Pigs

Recent Episodes

Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La

Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La

Nature

Investigate a unique monkey society formed in response to the hardships of the Himalayas.

60 min.

Animal Homes: Animal Cities

Animal Homes: Animal Cities

Nature

See how living in huge colonies of their own kind is a secure and rewarding housing arrangement.

60 min.

Animal Homes: Location, Location, Location

Animal Homes: Location, Location, Location

Nature

Chart the building plans of various species to gain insight into animal creativity and innovation.

60 min.

Animal Homes: The Nest

Animal Homes: The Nest

Nature

A three-part look at animal homes begins with bird nests.

The Last Orangutan Eden

The Last Orangutan Eden

Nature

Follow a band of orangs that use tools, share food, forage together and create a distinct culture.

Owl Power: Preview

Owl Power: Preview

Nature

Take a detailed look at owls and see how they’re influencing 21st-century technology and design.

Schedule

Tuesday
5/5/15 12:00 PM
WGBX 44
Wednesday
5/6/15 8:00 PM
WGBH 2
Thursday
5/7/15 1:00 AM
WGBX 44
Thursday
5/7/15 4:00 AM
WGBH 2
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There are little pink pigs, ferocious hairy tuskers, and all manner of pigs in-between. There are pigs in steamy rainforests, dry savannas, and snowy woodlands. From humble beginnings in the jungles of Asia, pigs have become one of the most successful mammals on earth. Our film travels the globe to celebrate their fascinating lives.

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