Natural Despots

It appears that leadership is pretty hard to find in the animal world, but not the unleashing of lethal power to get their own way.

Michael Portillo goes in search of nature's despots and meets the animals who make it to the top.

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20051210

1/2. It appears that leadership is pretty hard to find in the animal world, but not the unleashing of lethal power to get their own way. Michael Portillo goes in search of nature's despots and meets the animals who make it to the top.

20051217

2/2. Michael Portillo searches for nature's despots and meets the animals who make it to the top. He goes to the Kalahari Desert to find some surprising natural despots.

20060825

1/2. Leadership is pretty hard to find in the animal world, Michael Portillo goes in search of nature's despots and meets the animals who make it to the top.

20060901

2/2. Leadership is pretty hard to find in the animal world. Michael Portillo goes to the Kalahari Desert in search of nature's despots and meets the animals who make it to the top.

20071203

Michael Portillo investigates nature's tyrants.

1/2. Leadership is hard to find in the animal world, but many creatures exercise lethal power to get their own way.

20071210

Michael Portillo investigates nature's tyrants.

2/2. The disproportionate use of power seems to be the currency in the animal world to get to the top, but is there any leadership? The Kalahari Desert yields some surprising answers.

012005121020060825
20110119 (BBC7)
20071203 (R4)

It appears that leadership is pretty hard to find in the animal world, but not the unleashing of lethal power to get their own way.

Michael Portillo goes in search of nature's despots and meets the animals who make it to the top.

Lethal powers unleashed - Michael Portillo hunts down nature's tyrants and meets the animals who make it to the top.

Michael Portillo hunts down nature's tyrants and meets the animals who make it to the top.

Michael Portillo investigates nature's tyrants.

1/2.

Leadership is hard to find in the animal world, but many creatures exercise lethal power to get their own way.

012005121020060825
20110119 (BBC7)
20071203 (R4)

It appears that leadership is pretty hard to find in the animal world, but not the unleashing of lethal power to get their own way.

Michael Portillo goes in search of nature's despots and meets the animals who make it to the top.

Lethal powers unleashed - Michael Portillo hunts down nature's tyrants and meets the animals who make it to the top.

Michael Portillo hunts down nature's tyrants and meets the animals who make it to the top.

Michael Portillo investigates nature's tyrants.

1/2.

Leadership is hard to find in the animal world, but many creatures exercise lethal power to get their own way.

02 LAST2005121720060901
20110120 (BBC7)
20071210 (R4)

Are animals only ever in it for themselves? Michael Portillo investigates with the help of the meerkats of the Kalahari.

Are animals only ever in it for themselves? Michael Portillo investigates.

He goes to the Kalahari Desert to find some surprising natural despots.

02 LAST2005121720060901
20110120 (BBC7)
20071210 (R4)

Are animals only ever in it for themselves? Michael Portillo investigates with the help of the meerkats of the Kalahari.

Are animals only ever in it for themselves? Michael Portillo investigates.

He goes to the Kalahari Desert to find some surprising natural despots.