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Super Vulture

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Lappet-faced Vulture in Serengeti National Park.  It is considered a vulnerable species and lives in Africa and parts of the Middle East.
Vultures are ugly and aggressive, and they eat everything from carcasses infected with anthrax to lion droppings. But they're often misunderstood. In this one-hour special, wildlife cameraman Charlie Hamilton James ("Life," "Planet Earth") deploys the latest advancements in photography to get "under the feathers" of vultures to reveal their sensitive side, their superpowers and the vital role they play in nature.

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