WikiWirral 14yrs online 24/7 365 days a year.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,006,474
Topics74,472
Members12,694
Forums66
Posts in last 24hrs37
Most Online7,831
Apr 8th, 2013
Who's Online Now
61 registered members (alan128, 13 invisible), 1,061 guests, and330 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
Two people and a car
by cools. 13th Aug 2018 3:47pm
How do Breasts Have So Much Power ?
by granny. 5th Aug 2018 4:33pm
Where's this?
by venice. 5th Aug 2018 3:24am
HAPPY BIRTHDAY
by rocks. 4th Aug 2018 11:25am
New Wirral History
Birkenhead Market.
by venice. 4th Aug 2018 7:54pm
1970's Murder in Central Park, Wallasey
by cutespam. 4th Aug 2018 11:28am
Clatterbridge workhouse
by venice. 4th Aug 2018 11:22am
Sir Thomas Massey Stanley 1841
by bliplandy. 1st Aug 2018 2:57pm
Listed buildings site
by derekdwc. 23rd Jul 2018 9:08pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Over Exposed Crash Site
Birkenhead Priory / Laird's crane today
Topic Replies
Need an earth strap fitting....
by ianyam. 14th Aug 2018 7:11am
What song are you listening to?
by Dilly. 13th Aug 2018 11:01pm
paint mixing
by gerrymoore. 13th Aug 2018 9:28am
Finds 08/08/18
by Detecting_wirral. 13th Aug 2018 9:00am
2006 ford focus breaking for spares
by chris_gilly. 12th Aug 2018 4:37pm
Renault Modus 2010
by chris_gilly. 12th Aug 2018 4:30pm
White wicker baby basket
by Fireblade. 12th Aug 2018 1:46pm
Another plan for Birkenhead
by Excoriator. 12th Aug 2018 1:21pm
More threats to Wirral's Green Belt
by granny. 12th Aug 2018 12:43am
August
M T W T F S S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
The Duke of Lancaster
by Gibbo. 7th Aug 2018 11:23am
Ness Gardens Fun Day
by granny. 3rd Aug 2018 1:39pm
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rating 5
Spy in the wild #1028734
14th Jan 2017 2:45pm
14th Jan 2017 2:45pm
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 2,339
Wirral
C
cools Offline OP
Forum Master
cools  Offline OP
Forum Master
C
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 2,339
Wirral
Wow if you like wild life programmes this is a must. I've just watched this as I recorded it from Monday night. Where they Make mock animals with camera's in their eyes to film amongst the animals, it's incredible. It has been done before with penguins it was. I love Gordon Buchanan s voice as the narrator as well. Anybody else watch it? It's on BBC 1 BTW.

Google Ads
Re: Spy in the wild [Re: cools] #1028736
14th Jan 2017 3:12pm
14th Jan 2017 3:12pm
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,384
Wirral
V
venice Offline

Forum Guardian
venice  Offline

Forum Guardian
V
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,384
Wirral
Yes I saw that cools - very good. First thing that struck me though was if they needed robot animals to get near enough to film the wild ones, how did they successfully get near enough to film the robots interacting with the wild ones ! Not that it matters a jot of course, it was just a thought -- it was in fact really interesting to see how the real animals dealt with the robots, however it could give false ideas though, because would a wild animal act with another wild animal in the same way it reacts to a robot? So , overall I really enjoyed it - heart in mouth though when the babysitter monkey took her charge down the steep cliff face !

Re: Spy in the wild [Re: cools] #1028737
14th Jan 2017 3:32pm
14th Jan 2017 3:32pm
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 2,339
Wirral
C
cools Offline OP
Forum Master
cools  Offline OP
Forum Master
C
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 2,339
Wirral
I thought that too Venice but as you say you soon forget that and enjoy it for what it was. Fantastic filming and fascinating. I thought the chimpanzee with the kitten was great to watch although wonder what happened when he got fed up of his little pet. That bit reminded me of another wildlife program I watched about a lioness looking after a baby Fawn in the wild. A sad ending to it but so incredible to watch.

Re: Spy in the wild [Re: cools] #1028806
16th Jan 2017 12:04am
16th Jan 2017 12:04am
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,384
Wirral
V
venice Offline

Forum Guardian
venice  Offline

Forum Guardian
V
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,384
Wirral
Yes I was sad for the kitten, I dont think it would have survived without being fed and I cant imagine the mother was still around if as the narrator said, the kitten was abandoned.

Re: Spy in the wild [Re: cools] #1028807
16th Jan 2017 12:13am
16th Jan 2017 12:13am
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 6,660
3/4 of the way there....
rocks Offline

Wiki Guide
rocks  Offline

Wiki Guide
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 6,660
3/4 of the way there....
id tapped it but watched it earlier tonight, absolutely brilliant i cant wait till the next one smile


[Linked Image]
The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.
Re: Spy in the wild [Re: cools] #1029140
19th Jan 2017 9:02pm
19th Jan 2017 9:02pm
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,384
Wirral
V
venice Offline

Forum Guardian
venice  Offline

Forum Guardian
V
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 3,384
Wirral
Good again tonight eh cools? Love the little sea otter The spy camera certainly came into its own with this shy species .... How amazing too to see the apes lathering themselves up with soap!

Re: Spy in the wild [Re: cools] #1029141
19th Jan 2017 9:59pm
19th Jan 2017 9:59pm
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 2,339
Wirral
C
cools Offline OP
Forum Master
cools  Offline OP
Forum Master
C
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 2,339
Wirral
Just going to watch it now Venice.

Re: Spy in the wild [Re: cools] #1029143
19th Jan 2017 11:15pm
19th Jan 2017 11:15pm
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 2,339
Wirral
C
cools Offline OP
Forum Master
cools  Offline OP
Forum Master
C
Joined: Aug 2013
Posts: 2,339
Wirral
Enjoyed it find it amazing how close they can film with the spy animals. Thought the Orangutan one one was great looked dead real, although they don't fool the animals. I love it, I thought it was Gordan Buchanan was the narrator but it's David Tennant, both Scottish speak very similar and I find their voices very nice to listen to.


Moderated by  Mod 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Need an earth strap fitting....
by gerrymoore. 13th Aug 2018 9:31am
paint mixing
by locomotive. 11th Aug 2018 8:52pm
Another plan for Birkenhead
by Norton. 10th Aug 2018 4:47pm
Crucifixion
by diggingdeeper. 9th Aug 2018 10:34pm
Finds 08/08/18
by Detecting_wirral. 9th Aug 2018 8:16pm
For Sale & Free
older type phones
by Snodvan. 8th Aug 2018 8:10pm
Xbox One 1tb
by Ocanisak. 6th Aug 2018 3:21pm
Holiday Rental
by Peter0787. 29th Jul 2018 3:03pm
Wanted moped parts.
by vw_kyle. 28th Jul 2018 7:43pm
Samsung S7
by Dilly. 28th Jul 2018 8:39am
Member Spotlight
Vanmanone
Vanmanone
The Rectory Eastham
Posts: 3,445
Joined: May 2010
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
DetectWirral79, CharlotteE, jackiebee, RRowley21, monikav
12694 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
paint mixing
by locomotive. 11th Aug 2018 8:52pm
Water treatment plant Wrexham.
by venice. 8th Aug 2018 11:25am
Ness Gardens Fun Day
by granny. 3rd Aug 2018 1:39pm
Hanging a 11kg mirror on a dot and dab wall
by yr20405. 30th Jul 2018 9:29am
The Duke of Lancaster
by snowhite. 29th Jul 2018 8:50pm
News : New Topics
Another plan for Birkenhead
by Norton. 10th Aug 2018 4:47pm
Crucifixion
by diggingdeeper. 9th Aug 2018 10:34pm
Big Police Hunt Irby Pensby Thursaston
by fish5133. 8th Aug 2018 11:43pm
Trump on his pedestal.. again.
by granny. 3rd Aug 2018 1:48pm
Lost
by Kylix. 31st Jul 2018 4:24pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Need an earth strap fitting....
by gerrymoore. 13th Aug 2018 9:31am
Finds 08/08/18
by Detecting_wirral. 9th Aug 2018 8:16pm
Gadget for stopcock
by venice. 8th Aug 2018 12:50pm
NICO the gorilla
by cools. 8th Aug 2018 10:02am
Finds 28/07/18 more silver!
by Detecting_wirral. 29th Jul 2018 11:56am
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Tue 5:50am
Sunset Tue 8:42pm
Local Time Tue 9:44am
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1