The Life of Birds

Show The Life of Birds


( 41 )
Original run: 21.10.1998 — 23.12.1998
Country of origin: UK
Genre: Nature
Network: BBC One
Watched by: 92 of 732 622
Total running time: 8 hours 20 minutes
Episode duration: 50


David Attenborough's epic series uncovers new research into the behaviour of these popular, perfectly adapted, skillul conquerors of the air. In this series, the secrets of birds' great successes comes to light - their remarkable strategies for finding food, their complex social systems, and their ingenious and often bizarre ways of mating and breeding. From high speed aerial hunters and long distance migrants to brilliantly coloured nectar-grazers, the comical and the bizarre, this is the definitive series on birds.