Where the Wild Things Live: National Geographic Live!


For more than 30 years, award-winning National Geographic photographer Vincent J. Musi has covered diverse assignments from traveling Route 66 to global warming, life under volcanoes, and Sicilian mummies. But an unusual twist of fate has led him to the highly unpredictable world of animal portraiture. Musi gets up close almost too close to his unique subjects, despite the fact that they growl, bark, roar, bite, hiss, claw, poop, and pee on him.

With his trademark witty sense of humor, Musi taps into his inner Dr. Dolittle as he  shares stories from his encounters with some extraordinary animals, including a bonobo with a 300-word vocabulary, and a crow that makes and uses tools.  He visits some exotic pets, the world’s deadliest snakes, rodents of unusual size, and other animals you’d never expect to see in someone’s living room.

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