Episode 6 Serious Explorers: Raleigh


Episode 6

Seven young explorers relive the legend of Sir Walter Raleigh. The explorers head into Guyana's spectacular virgin rainforest for a week of intense jungle training.


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Seven young explorers are taking on the toughest challenge of their lives...

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An extreme expedition in South America.

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That is mad!

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They're attempting a series of astonishing world firsts...

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Oh my God!

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Going where no children have been before.

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Aah!

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To get to some of the most awesome places on earth.

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We've reached the top.

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The team are following in the footsteps of the great Elizabethan Sir Walter Raleigh,

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the first Englishman to explore Guyana as he searched for El Dorado,

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the lost city of gold.

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Led by survival expert Ben Major

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and record-breaking adventurer Polly Murray,

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the epic journey will push the seven explorers

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to the limit and beyond.

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-I can't!

-It hurts so bad.

-I hate you so much!

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-Is he having a laugh?

-Agh!

-It's just too scary.

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-Coming up...

-Whoa!

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Close encounters of the creature kind.

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-He is beautiful.

-No, he's not.

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-I'm getting out!

-And a major bust-up in jungle camp.

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No, Nikita does not have your head torch!

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Previously, three of the team claimed a world record

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as the youngest to reach the furthest point on Mount Roraima.

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I'm really proud of myself, it's really exciting.

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But as they made their way back up the mountain, Nikita bickered constantly with Jake.

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-Pull.

-I can't!

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She's been lagging behind, moaning.

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He's doing my head in.

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Meanwhile, the other four explorers were experiencing life as cowboys on a ranch.

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Go, Megan!

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Slaughtering a cow for supper left Megan upset.

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Shall we take you away for a bit?

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But Regan was in his element.

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I'm enjoying this a bit too much, I think.

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And after six days apart, the two teams were once again reunited.

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Hello! Hello!

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The explorers are moving onto a tough environment.

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For the next two weeks they'll head deeper and deeper into the rainforest of Guyana.

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Sitting to the north of the mighty Amazon in South America,

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Guyana's rainforest is even more spectacular, with stunning valleys

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and waterfalls, and an enormous variety of creatures.

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They've just an hour's trek into the jungle,

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It doesn't take long to notice the heat.

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It's really humid. I'm sweating.

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As soon as you walk in it's like a little clicker that says,

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"Turn on your sweat".

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It's not the heat that's troubling Michael.

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Every animal that can kill you lives in the jungle.

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It's a prison for bad animals.

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But it's a dream come true for Regan,

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who's been obsessed with rainforests for years.

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In his jungle-themed bedroom back home he keeps a variety of tropical creatures as pets.

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I've been waiting for this more than half my life.

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There's nothing that can beat it for me,

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this is my number one experience.

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The Serious Expedition is exploring in the spirit of adventurer

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Sir Walter Raleigh, who came to South America 400 years ago

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to try to find El Dorado, a fabled city full of gold.

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His search led him deep into unspoilt rainforest.

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'I never saw a more beautiful country,

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'hills over the valleys,

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'the river winding and every stone promising gold.'

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Today, Guyana is still largely undiscovered.

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Though bigger than England, only 75,000 people are scattered

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across the entire rainforest,

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leaving most of it uninhabited and untouched.

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-Check it out.

-Woo!

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The adventurers have a short journey up the remote Burro-Burro River

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to reach their camp.

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This will be our new home up here.

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Carahara Camp will be the Explorers' base for a week as they undergo intense jungle training.

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What a camp.

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-What do you reckon, guys?

-It's really nice.

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Leaders Ben and Polly first show the team their bedroom.

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-This is luxury.

-I like this.

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I think the camp's quite cool, I thought we'd be sleeping in the trees but this is a lot better.

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-A lot more beasties.

-They'll bed down on the floor on roll mats,

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using mosquito nets for protection.

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This thatch... Spiders, tarantulas love it up there.

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You've got scorpions, snakes up there as well.

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All living in the thatch.

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Make sure when you get into bed,

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your roll mat is down tight and your mosquito net

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is right under your roll mat as well so nothing can get in, OK?

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Otherwise you'll have sleepless nights. OK?

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-I'll have sleepless nights anyway.

-Same, I'll be too scared to sleep.

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My worst nightmare, sleeping in there, but as long as I get

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my mosquito net tucked under it should be OK.

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Next it's off to see the camp toilet,

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which is actually little more than a smelly hole in the ground.

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Very simple - open the hatch. Do your biz. A long drop.

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Put your top back on properly, that's it.

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Like their bedroom, it's also a haven for wildlife.

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At night time, when we come for a pee,

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you'll have your head torches on.

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Just do a quick scan first in case there's someone sitting there.

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THEY LAUGH

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Not someone, but something.

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There might be someone sitting there as well.

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Also, look up here cos these are perfect spots

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for snakes to hang out.

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I'm worried about insects, bugs, snakes and spiders.

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I'm not scared of them but I'll be cautious when I come to the toilet.

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He's scared.

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They'll be washing in the river, yet another place full of hazards.

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Rule number one, OK? No peeing in the water.

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And the reason being is there is a fish, called a candiru,

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and if you pee that fish will swim up your...pee

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and actually go inside.

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And it has little barbs and it locks in on the inside,

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so please do not wee in the water.

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-Before it gets dark, shall we get in?

-Yeah, Megan, dive in.

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-Do you want to come in?

-That's good!

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But Michael and Josh decide to pay a visit first.

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Erm, we just got told about these animals

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that if you go for a...a wee in the water they fly up your...

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-Erm...

-What is that called?

-Er, I forget now.

-It's the...

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-The genital weeing bit.

-That thing.

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So there's no way we're peeing in that water.

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So I'm...emptying my bladder.

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Splashing around in the river by day is relatively safe

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but after dark it becomes a no-go area,

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as creatures like crocs and snakes become very active.

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Go on. Watch him.

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Oh, it's quite nice.

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After a hot, sweaty day, it's important to get clean.

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-Absolutely gorgeous.

-Nikita!

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But Nikita doesn't want to get in at all.

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-I've got to wait for you.

-You get in before me and I'll go in.

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-No, we'll go in at the same time. Compromise.

-Oi, Josh...

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-If he splashes, I'm not going in!

-Polly, can you help me?

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Polly gives her a playful splash to encourage her.

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I'm getting out. I'm getting out!

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-Oh, Nikita!

-Nikita!

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Nikita!

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She storms off and refuses to come back down.

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Apologies.

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-Will you take my apologies?

-No.

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-I was just helping you a bit, but obviously you didn't take it...

-It doesn't help.

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But I'm not going to make you go in tonight, cos it's getting dark.

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Anyway, shake and make?

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Cool.

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"I'm not doing it, I'm getting out!"

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At the opposite side of the hut,

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the boys joke about Nikita's various outbursts on the trip.

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"Just back up!" Hi, Nikita!

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We were climbing down the mountain, the waterfall,

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I said, "Come on, Nikita," encouraged her. She just went, "I caaaan't!"

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If he says one more thing about me,

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I'm going to go over and smash his face in. He's talking about me now.

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We were walking back and she went, "Oh, I'm tired."

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"Come on, keep going."

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"I'm going as fast as I caaaan!"

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Nikita and Jake, the two youngest explorers at just 12,

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have clashed repeatedly on the expedition

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and leader Polly tries to defuse the situation.

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He'll start saying really stupid stuff, and I'll just flip.

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-So you're getting very cross.

-I'm going to knock him out.

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Well, don't do that.

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Before we get to fisticuffs, we need to get it sorted. Yeah?

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So we need to chat to him about it. OK?

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But before Polly can talk to Jake,

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he fuels the fire by accusing Nikita of taking his torch.

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-She's got my head torch.

-Who's got your head torch?

-You.

-No, I don't!

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All your mates are saying you have. SHE SIGHS HEAVILY

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-That's what I'm talking about.

-She's got my head torch.

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No, Nikita does not have your head torch!

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Nikita, come here.

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Nikita, don't.

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Knowing how dangerous the riverbank is at night,

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Sammy goes to get Nikita.

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-He's being a muppet.

-It's a head torch, Nikita!

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Do you know what it's been like with him for the last few days,

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by myself with him?!

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-Yeah, I understand.

-I hate him so much.

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I don't like some people here too, but you just have to, like,

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get on with it and not even bother with him. So come back up, please.

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I'll come back up in ten minutes.

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-No, now.

-No, I'll come back up in ten minutes!

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Nikita, you can sit on your own up there, where you're safe.

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Cos down here is not safe, so come on.

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LAUGHTER

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Leave her alone.

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-She wants to sulk, let her sulk.

-That was so funny!

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Let's not make it worse, OK? Cos she can hear you all...kind of laughing.

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That's just going to make it worse. So let's be kind, OK?

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He's being so annoying on purpose.

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He knows he's doing it and then he apologises

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and thinks everything's all right, but it's not.

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I'm getting sick of him.

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We need to just be a little bit more...

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-sensitive, OK?

-But it's annoying.

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-But you're winding her up.

-About a head torch.

-They wind each other up.

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I know you do, I know, but we need to...nip this in the bud. OK?

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So just, whatever comes out of your mouth,

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-think about what you're going to say first. OK?

-OK.

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Over dinner, the atmosphere is still tense,

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but there's a surprise in store.

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They've been away from their families for two weeks,

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and Polly has a special delivery from home.

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Ta-da! Seven parcels for you guys.

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LAUGHTER

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One for each of you.

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Nikita. That's for you.

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-One for you.

-Thank you.

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Michael.

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We've got some hot chocolate!

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Guys, I've got a picture of my cow!

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Check that!

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LAUGHTER

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Look. Look at Jo.

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That is a great picture.

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The cards and treats are a real boost for Nikita.

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Well, Mum sent me lots of treats and photos with messages on the back.

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I really like it. And there's a photo of my bed.

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I didn't think I was missing home a lot until all this has come.

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For Sammie, the letters from home trigger deep emotions.

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You all right, Sammie?

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It's nice to hear from Mum and stuff,

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and to hear what they've been doing

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and know that they'll have spent the time to put it all together.

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I'm really missing them now.

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It's made me want to enjoy it more

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because I know that they're all supporting me back home.

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I can't wait...for the rest of this trip. I can't wait to see them again.

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Goodnight. Love everybody at home.

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Guys, just come over here for two seconds.

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Before bed, there's a stark reminder

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of Ben's warning about wildlife in camp.

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It's a tarantula. Come and have a look at it.

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Just to show you guys...

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-Beautiful.

-How far do they come down?

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That's why, in the mornings, we've got to check our boots.

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Before you go to sleep, you need to check your sleep area.

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-These guys go everywhere.

-Well, that's brilliant.

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Regan couldn't be happier.

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I love it here. Different animals jumping out at you every second.

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You never know what to expect.

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Already seen a lizard, tarantula...

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Brilliant! And I haven't even been here a day yet.

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As they bed down under their mosquito nets

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for their first night in the jungle,

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there's only one thing on Michael's mind.

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If I was here now as a massive spider...going... Aaagh!

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I wouldn't know whether to kill it or run away.

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-Night!

-Night!

-Good night.

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When Raleigh came to Guyana, he was guided by local tribespeople,

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relying on their experience

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of living in the hostile environment of the rainforest.

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Everything the local people needed they got from the jungle,

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often killing animals with nothing more than a bow and arrow.

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Next morning sees the start

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of the explorers' crash course in jungle training.

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Like Raleigh, they'll learn many jungle skills from local guides.

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-Come and say hi to Lionel and Milner.

-Nice having you in Guyana.

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Lionel and Milner are from the Makushi tribe.

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What they don't know about the forest is not worth knowing.

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They know what all the plants are, where all the wildlife is,

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they know all the medicinal uses. They live off the land.

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Hunting with a bow and arrow is central to the Makushi's survival.

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It's a quick move.

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Oh, my goodness! Oh!

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-And that's how it is.

-You've done that before!

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That's your kind of rail that you guide the arrow with.

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The explorers find it's far harder than Lionel makes it look.

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That was terrible!

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Release! OK, but you lost the guide finger.

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I really want to hit the target. It hasn't been hit yet.

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-I'm so competitive.

-This is the most competitive man I know!

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That was a ricochet off the deck.

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-Unfortunately, I haven't got one yet. Yet!

-He's just rubbish!

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It's bad, but I hope none of them do it...

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Yeah! >

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First clean hit!

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Excellent!

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But have the explorers got what it takes to catch their own supper?

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The next challenge tests if they can spot an animal on the move.

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There are four animal targets hidden in the undergrowth.

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Oh, my God!

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-That's quite scary.

-I'm never going to do it!

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WHISTLE TWEETS

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BEN: Jungle turkey.

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Oh!

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So close!

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Getting the speed and accuracy needed proves tricky...

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-Ooh!

-Fail!

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-..especially for Sammie.

-WHISTLE TWEETS

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SHE LAUGHS

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I got a bit ahead of myself and...

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BEN: The deer lives for another day!

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Ooh!

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No supper!

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Go!

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Oh, what are you doing?! THEY LAUGH

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WHISTLE TWEETS Moving fast.

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Ooh!

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No!

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Your tendency is to run towards the animals.

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Oof!

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Are you beating it to death?

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WHISTLE TWEETS

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BEN LAUGHS

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WHISTLE TWEETS

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Yeah! We're eating good tonight!

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Make it a goodie, make it a goodie!

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Sammie, I think we'll leave it there.

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Nil point!

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-Ready to go?

-Born ready.

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'With most explorers struggling, it's now a two-horse race

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'between the highly competitive Michael...'

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Just tickled it.

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'..and Megan.'

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Oh! That was fantastic!

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I couldn't see what I was aiming at!

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-Good shot.

-Does that count?

-Between the legs? I'm not sure.

-It does.

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Ooh!

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One arrow, make it count.

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WHISTLE TWEETS

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Hit his backside.

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-Ooh! Brilliant. Right in the head.

-Not happy.

-What?

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-I missed that first one.

-But you just killed the labba?

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That's a winner, you've taken his eye out.

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Has he done enough to win?

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THEY CHATTER

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OK, four out of the seven -

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Zero out of four.

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Sammie, Josh, Jake and Nikita...

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-I got four!

-You didn't hit a thing.

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-Regan, you were in third with one out of four.

-I played!

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Both Megan and Michael scored two.

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So, who's the winner?

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In second...

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was Megan.

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Michael, you are the winner, well done.

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-Oh.

-'He edges it by hitting more difficult targets.'

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How does that feel to the most competitive man in the jungle today?

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Great!

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Spider-phobic Michael

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may have more trouble with lesson two

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of the jungle crash course -

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learning about the dangerous creatures

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they might meet in Guyana's rainforest.

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ALL: Whoa!

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-A scorpion.

-Stamp on him.

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The sting in the scorpion's tail is very nasty

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and they love small, dark places.

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BEN: Check your boots thoroughly in the morning.

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What'd happen if you got bitten by that?

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It would hurt.

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Next up is a huge tarantula.

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Look at the size of that baby!

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And you know they jump four feet, don't you?

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I don't want it crawling up my back!

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Regan can't get enough of it.

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Amazing.

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Just to think these are all around us.

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Nikita's also a fan.

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I don't know why, but I think it's quite pretty.

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They're special.

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-LIONEL:

-Wolf spider.

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The next spider is much smaller and very fast.

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ALL: Whoa!

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-No, get that away from me!

-He is beautiful.

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No, he's not!

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While wolf spiders and tarantulas can't kill humans,

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their bite is very painful.

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Really nasty bite.

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Yeah, I don't think you'd want this running around near you.

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-You wouldn't want to be bitten by it.

-ALL: Oh!

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And there's an even smaller creature well worth avoiding too.

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This is a bullet ant. If bitten, your hand would swell

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to the size of a baseball glove.

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-Have you been bitten?

-Many times.

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Four of them on my leg...

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get into my palms and...

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-Oh, my goodness!

-Yeah.

-Oh!

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The next tiny creature can be fatal to humans.

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-Oh, what on Earth?

-Oh, it's a bumblebee poison dart frog.

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Absolutely stunning.

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The poison dart frog is so-named

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as tribespeople smear its deadly poison on their arrows.

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That's pretty much fully-grown.

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It's a chance for Regan to show off his great knowledge.

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-Regan, go for it.

-In captivity, they're not poisonous.

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Out here, their diets of insects gives them the poison.

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The largest they grow is about 2cm.

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It's not deadly to humans

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unless you've got an open, bleeding cut on your hand.

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Then you've an issue. Let's bring him across.

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The final animal isn't venomous, but is still lively.

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Oh!

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I think it's a rainbow boa.

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Rainbow boa, a feisty, feisty snake.

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This one's struck four or five times and nicked Lionel in the process.

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Sammie has a real problem with snakes.

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Oh...!

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It's not right. It should have legs.

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I don't get how it moves,

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it's just wrong.

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What are you doing? It's dirty!

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It's like holding a dog's tail.

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SAMMIE PANTS

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OK, take him back! Argh!

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I was always really careful where I sat down with him,

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but I'm glad I know what is in the jungle

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and what I need to be aware of.

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Back in Elizabethan times, Raleigh would often be taken round by canoe

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as local tribespeople helped him search

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for the lost city of gold.

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In a jungle, the river is like the main road.

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And the serious explorers are building up to their own

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marathon canoe journey in less than a week's time.

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Jungle training lesson three is learning to paddle dugout canoes.

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You're steering, Regan.

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The two-ton boats are each carved from a single tree.

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They're really tricky to control

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and it literally becomes a crash course.

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-POLLY:

-Oh, no! Disaster strikes!

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It's great fun, but at the moment we've gone two miles

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across the river, rather than two miles down it.

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We've only gone 200 metres!

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Working together is the key and the team of three -

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Josh, Megan and Michael finally start to get the hang of it.

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On the right a bit, Megan. Just one stroke on the right.

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But in the other boat, Jake and Nikita

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are again squabbling furiously.

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If everyone else is telling you left...

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-Why are you there, then?

-I'm the director.

-You're not!

-I am.

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Come on, Nikita. You're going straight into the bushes.

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Pop Regan at the front.

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We need to get that boat going in a straight line.

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Jake, you're just steering.

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-Right, paddle!

-Move that way!

-No, paddle!

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You paddle right, I'll steer left.

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Regan, you need to work harder.

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'No-one's really working well together at the moment,'

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including myself.

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We need to get this properly working

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otherwise we're going to be terrible on our journey.

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Right, OK, guys. Start rocking the boat, rocking the boat!

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Ben has an important exercise to end the day's canoe training.

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It's a capsize drill.

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Really rock it, go on. And again.

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When the explorers undertake their canoe journey,

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it's vital they know what to do if their boat capsizes.

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And you're sinking!

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They must stay with the boat and work as a team to roll it over.

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Maintain control of the boat.

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Get control of the boat, Nikita.

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Go on to the far side, roll it back up.

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Regan, don't get in front of the boat as it hits that log.

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Nikita and Sammie have made a dangerous mistake,

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allowing themselves to get downstream of the heavy canoe.

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Right, guys.

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It's drifting and trapping them against Ben and Polly's boat.

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Sammie: Ow!

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-Her leg's trapped underneath!

-Ow!

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Sammie has to be pulled out of the water.

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You OK?

0:24:400:24:41

Regan, don't worry about the paddle.

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Meanwhile, Regan also makes a mistake -

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leaving the boat to try to save one of the paddles that's floated off.

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Can you help me? I'm struggling a little bit.

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Regan, swim towards us, not the other bank.

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I can't, I'm... running out of breath!

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He's struggling and also has to be rescued.

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OK, don't worry.

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You all right, Pol?

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With everyone safe, Ben calls the teams together.

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The key thing is people got trapped on the downstream side

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of a two-ton floating weight going down river.

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Regan realised the water's strong

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and got swept into all the underwater debris over there.

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It was a very valuable lesson to show you how powerful water is,

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without looking at it, and you think, "This is flat calm.

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"There're no dangers in here." Well, there are.

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The record-breaking canoe journey

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will take them 75 miles down river, camping rough as they go.

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And the next training exercise comes as a bit of a bombshell.

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The last few days

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you've gained a better understanding for what the rainforest is like?

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ALL: Yes.

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So tomorrow, you're going for a night out.

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You're joking!

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All right, so you will be experiencing it

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at its best and at its rawest, OK?

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I just hope I'm wrapped in tight.

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Make as much noise as you can, scare everything away from you.

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Back in camp, the Makushi tribe

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have laid on a traditional ceremony to protect the explorers

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while in the rainforest.

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When we come into the forest we believe

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there is a connection, a spiritual being.

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Therefore, before you leave for the forest, you have a blessing.

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It's carried out by the tribe's medicine man, known as a shaman.

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The spirit from the forest and your spirit will now be one.

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Enjoy your stay with all living beings in the forest here.

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The celebration carries on into the evening,

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with traditional food and dance.

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It's so different to what I'm used to. It's hard to take it all in.

0:26:510:26:55

It's just brilliant, that's all I can describe it as.

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TRIBESPEOPLE SING

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It's really funny dancing with tribespeople around the fire.

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Aw, I've got to go!

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The Makushi ceremony works its magic, leaving the explorers

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much more confident about heading into the forest.

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I loved it, I thought it was amazing.

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It's given me peace of mind knowing that there's a bigger spirit

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or a bigger thing that's looking out for you.

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I'm ready to face the jungle, cos we know there'll be

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really bad creepy crawlies and snakes and everything,

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and we've been blessed so hopefully, we've luck on our side now.

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ALL CHEER

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Next time on Serious Explorers...

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Oh, you're joking!

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Bugs and beasties on the lunch menu...

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Lovely (!)

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..and Megan gets that sinking feeling.

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It's coming over the sides!

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E-mail [email protected]

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The explorers head into Guyana's spectacular virgin rainforest for a week of intense jungle training, from paddling dug-out canoes to using bows and arrows. Several of the team are spooked by spiders and snakes, and in the hot, humid environment the adventurers have their first major bust-up.


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