Follow eagles from the nest to the skies to see what makes these predators so remarkable.

Eagle Power NOVA

Premiered May 20, 2020
Eagle Power

Eagles dominate the skies. But what makes these predators so special? Researchers study one special bird—and stunning up-close footage reveals her exceptional strength, eyesight, and flying skills. With intimate access to a new bald eagle family, NOVA takes you into the nest to witness the drama of chicks struggling to survive.

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