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Rivers of Life: The Nile

Hippos spend most of their day in the water, to keep cool from the heat of the African sun. Hippos have glands underneath the skin that secrete a sweat like substance that acts as both a sun screen and an antibiotic. Courtesy of BBC.
Hippos spend most of their day in the water, to keep cool from the heat of the African sun. Hippos have glands underneath the skin that secrete a sweat like substance that acts as both a sun screen and an antibiotic. Courtesy of BBC.

The Nile

The Nile is the world's longest river. From elephants and leopards to extreme kayakers and ancient wonders, its great length provides a lifeline for Africa's wildest beasts and for some of the world's most incredible cultures.

Rating: 
TVPG
Length: 
56 minutes
Closed Caption: 
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