Deadly 60

Deadly 60
Radio Times
Review by:
Jane Rackham

In this episode Steve Backshall takes a look at the incredible methods that animals employ to protect themselves against predators and learns how forms of human self-defence, such as martial arts, draw inspiration from creatures such as the tiger, crane and cobra. He then meets the kung fu experts of the natural world, including a big-hitting shrimp and a mesmerising preying mantis.

About this programme

Steve Backshall sets out to visit six continents in search of Earth's 60 deadliest animals.