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National Geographic ChannelNat Geo Wild
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  • CAUGHT IN THE ACT

  • Tuesday 16 September at 3:00PM
  • Nat Geo Wild

DESCRIPTION

Head deep into the natural world and get right to the heart of the action as this new series documents some of the most unbelievable animal behaviour ever captured on camera. Witness amazing footage of creatures Caught in the Act and behaving oddly in their native habitat - from lions viciously attacking hyenas, to great white sharks leaping out of the ocean and a baby hippo escaping death at the jaws of a lioness.

Caught on camera by tourists, safari guides and park rangers, as well as dedicated filmmakers, this action-packed series captures the remarkable antics of chimps, rhinos, leopards and more. Hear from those who experienced the events first-hand and also wildlife experts who analyse the goings on in an attempt to better understand the incredible natural world.

EPISODE GUIDE

  • Caught In The Act
    A team of nature experts examine some of the most remarkable animal behaviour caught on camera.
  • Caught In The Act: When Prey Fights Back
    Incredible footage of a wildebeest chasing down a cheetah, a warthog outsmarting hyenas, and a mongoose stunning a lion into submission.
  • Caught In The Act: Charge!
    From the depths of the Indian ocean to the thick of the South African bush, sometimes wildlife gets a little too close for comfort.
  • Caught In The Act: Strange And Savage
    Sometimes encounters with nature don't go according to plan. From animal oddities to creatures in trouble, see some of the resulting footage.
  • Caught In The Act: Fight Clubs
    In the wild, animals will fight to the death for food, territory and family – but survival can depend on bravery or brains as much as brawn.
  • Caught In The Act: Blood Battles
    Animal attacks in the wild aren't just about survival. See a long-standing war between hyenas and lions, and a feud between two sets of brothers.
  • Caught In The Act: Life And Death
    From brutal kills to remarkable bravery and the miracle of birth, these stories show victories and defeats for some of Africa's youngest animals.
  • Caught In The Act: Elephant Rampage
    Witness the gruesome intensity of a lion takedown, laugh as a seagull shoots his own film, and take a front-row seat at an elephant charge.
  • Caught In The Act: There's A Bear In My Garage!
    Amazing footage of bears getting too close for comfort, lions digging out their prey and a dog herding Siberian tigers.
  • Caught In The Act: Giraffe Attack
    Exciting animal encounters, from a rampaging giraffe to swimming with sharks, and a whale rescue off Laguna Beach.
    Next Showing:  
    Tuesday 16 September at 11:00AM - Nat Geo Wild
    Repeats:  
    Tuesday 16 September at 5:00PM - Nat Geo Wild

  • Caught In The Act: Zombie Fish
    Footage from wildlife cameramen and tourists who got remarkable results by being at the right place at the right time.
  • Caught In The Act: Monster Marlin
    Footage from wildlife cameramen and tourists who got remarkable results by being at the right place at the right time.
  • Caught In The Act: Cannibal Shark
    Footage from wildlife cameramen and tourists who got remarkable results by being at the right place at the right time.
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  • The Surrender photo

    The Surrender

    Join us to discover the fierce battle between lions and their mortal enemies, in a fierce fight o...

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