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Animal Battles

Two hippos challenge each other. The males can weigh over 7000 pounds and reach speeds of 30 miles per hour. Dominant hippo bulls usually preside over a small pod of females.

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NGC gives you a front seat at fierce predator battles over food, sex and territory. Honeybees heat things up by cooking hornet scouts to death in an amazing feat of evolution. Zebra suitors battle the stallion for an eligible female in an attempt to woo her from the herd. And a gang of bachelor gelada monkeys try to oust the alpha male in an elaborate face-off. It's a brutal fight as these creatures use every weapon at their disposal to emerge victorious.