Nature

Hippos: Africa's River Giants - Preview

Preview: Season 38 Episode 10 | 35s Video has closed captioning.

Go beneath the surface and meet Africa’s river giants, the hippos. Discover an unexpected side of these aquatic mammals that can’t even swim as hippos protect their families, face their enemies and suffer in a drought. Narrated by David Attenborough.

Aired: 01/15/20

Rating: NR

Buy Now:

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major support for NATURE is provided by The Arnhold Family in memory of Henry and Clarisse Arnhold, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, The Fairweather Foundation, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, …

NATURE Now

Webpage

NATURE Now

Get the latest on what's happening in the natural world, plus insider info on new NATURE documentaries and more on the official NATURE blog.

Learn More