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Triumph of Life: "The Mating Game" (#1808)

Sex is the key to the immortality of genes, and any tactic necessary will be deployed in the cause of reproduction -- even if it's suicidal to the participant. This episode explores many of the most ingenious, complex and dramatic methods of ensuring the continuation of a species. (Part 2 of 6) [56 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Information For Teachers

Grade Levels
6-8, 9-12
Curricular Areas
Science & Technology
Series Length
278 episodes
Average Episode Length
57 minutes
Record Rights
Record and retain for 1 year from each broadcast. No duplication allowed.
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Series Description: NATURE, television's longest-running weekly natural history series, has won more than 200 honors from the television industry, parent groups, the international wildlife film community and environmental organizations, including the only award ever given to a television program by the Sierra Club.

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