Watch Africa (2013)

Africa is an exciting, adventurous and completely consuming show on the Discovery Channel. The cameras take an inside look at Africa as it has never been seen before. The crew filmed this documentary with state of the art aerial cameras and ultra high speed, time lapse, and low light photography. This allowed them to capture sights never before seen by the audience. This journey took four years to make, starting in the dessert of Tunisia and ending in the Cape. It is co-produced by BBC and it is a seven part series that will introduce the world to new species, new animal behaviors, and new places including two rainforests that have never before been filmed. They explore the world's largest underground lake and diverse eco systems to bring the most exciting and thrilling natural spectacles ever seen.

Africa is a continent that holds many secrets, and during this documentary some of the secrets are revealed, no one can say they have all been revealed. Once scientist thought they knew all about Africa but this documentary opens up the truth and exposes animal behavior they never thought existed. This journey inspires amazement and curiosity to learn more and to preserve what is there. The cameras bring the continent alive as never before to be enjoyed, appreciated and viewed by everyone. Thoughts of Africa will never again be the same; this documentary has changed how Africa is seen and how it holds its secrets close.

This documentary takes a look at how fast Africa is changing, it is changing faster now than in any other time in history. The next generation of animals will face different challenges than its ancestors before it. Not only will they have to adapt to an increasingly changing landscape but they will also have to learn how to deal with their ever changing relationship with humans.

Wednesday 9:00 PM et/pt on National Geographic
2 Seasons, 14 Episodes - Canceled/Ended
Documentary & Biography, Nature
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Africa (2013) Full Episode Guide

  • Meet those who stand with wildlife at this pivotal moment, and learn what it takes to save a species -- or even resurrect an entire wilderness.

  • On the fringes of the Sahara, huge zebras battle over dwindling resources. Within the desert, camels seek out water with the help of their herders.

  • Southern Africa is a riot of life and color because of two great ocean currents that sweep around the continent's cape, creating a natural spectacle.

  • Covered in tropical rainforest, the Congo covers the heart of Africa and is the planet's most dynamic habitat, where danger lurks in every shadow.

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