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Narrated by Tom Selleck and featuring Bon Jovi's "Army of One" as its theme song, the sweeping seven-part documentary "North America" captures a land where life collides with hostile, untamed wilderness in one of the most diverse, deadly environments on Earth. The series, which took more than three years to produce, includes stories of animals struggling to survive unforgiving weather and rugged terrain, from the frigid Yukon Territory and the lush forests of Belize to the snow-capped Rockies and barren deserts of the Southwest. A "making of" episode chronicles challenges that the production team encountered, including Hurricane Irene and other natural disasters.

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From Death Valley to the deserts of Mexico, there are surprising creature adaptations.
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Witness the explosive collisions that defined the continent's coasts, including a massive shark migration off Miami's beaches.
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Survival is a daily battle in the extremes of North America's mountains and forests.
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Extreme storms and unpredictable blizzards test all those who dare call this place home.
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A baby mountain goat learns to survive in the northern Rockies; killer whales hunt whale calves in the Pacific; Mustangs fight for dominance in the deserts of Utah; turtle hatchlings in Costa Rica face an army of predators.

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