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Watch the full-length episode at NATURE takes an intimate look at the snowy owl, a bird made popular by Harry Potter's .

Watch the full-length episode at In the dim glow of the Arctic glow, the true majesty of the snowy owl can be seen in i.

Watch the full-length episode at An intimate look at the snowy owl, a bird made popular by Harry Potter's faithful comp.

Watch the full-length episode at A snowy owl pair has made a nest out on the tundra. The much larger female is definite.

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NATURE takes an intimate look at the snowy owl, a bird made popular by Harry Potter's faithful companion, Hedwig. "Snowies" stand out for their magical beauty, intelligence and charm. Viewers discover that these strikingly beautiful Arctic owls have a range of skills far more impressive than those required of magical messengers.

Premieres Wednesday, October 24, 2012 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET