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Murchison Falls

The Nile creates one of the most powerful waterfalls in the world.

Nesting Crocodiles and Nile Monitor Lizards

A nesting crocodile mother tried to protect her eggs.

The Reclaimed Abandoned Lodge

The once country home of Idi Amin has been taken over by wildlife.

Ancient Egypt

The Nile allowed a great ancient civilization to grow in the middle of a great desert.

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The secret wildlife and remarkable people of the Amazon, from shamans to electric eels.

The Mississippi

The massive Mississippi – a surprising story of a river that unites this great nation.

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