Mission Critical:The World's Most Wanted Leopard

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What Are Africa’s Big Five? Meet The Continent’s Most Iconic Wildlife loading...
What Are Africa’s Big Five? Meet The Continent’s Most Iconic Wildlife
Once mostly targeted by hunters, these large species are “awe-inspiring” sights for safari-goers.
Black leopard spotted in Africa for first time in 100 years loading...
Black leopard spotted in Africa for first time in 100 years
The extremely rare female cat has melanism, a condition in which the body produces an excess of pigment.
Watch What Happens When Scavengers Find a Several-Ton Carcass loading...
Watch What Happens When Scavengers Find a Several-Ton Carcass
Huge animals play outsized roles in their ecosystems—even in death.
Why These Leopard Sisters Are Mating With the Same Male loading...
Why These Leopard Sisters Are Mating With the Same Male
This unusual arrangement was likely the result of the two females coincidentally going into heat at the same time.
Leopard's 'Playful' Bite Could Have Dangerous Consequences loading...
Leopard's 'Playful' Bite Could Have Dangerous Consequences
While on safari, a tourist had an encounter with a leopard that was far too close for comfort.
How City Dwelling Leopards Improve Human Health loading...
How City Dwelling Leopards Improve Human Health
A new study found leopards may prevent nearly 100 rabies cases in Mumbai every year.
About the Show

Photographer and filmmaker Adrian Steirn travels from Africa to Azerbaijan in search of the highly endangered Caucasian leopard. On the brink of extinction, will he capture the first photographic evidence of Europe's last leopard?

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