Animal Planet’s Fake Documentaries Misrepresent Ocean Life.

Animal PlanetIt’s xmas log season. Time to throw some wooden on the fire, and let the crackles and pops add additional enchantment to your holiday night. For those of use without fireplaces, there’s the DVDs and clips of birchwood burning in the fireside for us to play on our TVs, an ideal background to vacation events.

The Animal planet documentary was a brand new tackle what we all believe to be a delusion, lore or legend. There was now a small seed of doubt on anyone who had seen the documentary in regards to the veracity of those tales. Dugongs are mammals that use their arms for steering and their legs are two small bones floating deep in the muscle. Specialists declare that Dugongs can appear to be Mermaids from a distance though I do not see the resemblance myself.

Many individuals have tried to cash in on the Mermaid fantasy …

ITV, A&E Alum Patrice Andrews Named G.M. Of Animal Planet (Exclusive)

Animal PlanetAs one of many many animals at the moment classed as endangered (dwelling predominantly in Africa) the Cheetah is understood to be the fastest land animal presently residing on our planet. With speeds of as much as one hundred twenty km/h (75 mph) and a 0- 100km/h acceleration usually of around 5- 10 seconds there may be actually some validity to the claims stating it to be the fastest land animal on the planet. If we consider it purely in acceleration terms, the Cheetah might be stated to have a sooner acceleration than some vehicles. However, due to the amount of power that it takes to succeed in speeds this fast, the Cheetah can only preserve a sprint for a maximum of around 500 metres. This works to the advantage of the much slower prey of the Cheetah for it will tire out very quickly when hunting.

Love the name. …

Animal Planet Live

Animal PlanetThis week, Animal Planet aired two faux documentaries claiming to point out scientific evidence of mermaids. I say faux documentaries” as a result of that’s exactly what The Body Found and The New Evidence are. The scientists” interviewed in the show are actors , and there is a transient disclaimer during the end credit. However, the Twitter conversation surrounding the show (#Mermaids) reveals that many viewers are unaware that the show isn’t actual. (Sample Tweets: After watching the documentary #Mermaids the body discovered … I imagine there are mermaids!!!” and 90% of the ocean is unexplored and also you’re telling me #mermaids don’t exist”—which has been retweeted more than 800 times.) It is, after all, airing on a community that claims to concentrate on educating viewers in regards to the natural world. The Body Found” was rightfully described the rotting carcass of science tv ,” and I was shocked to …