Research projects
Lab members

Sean O'Donnell, Professor - Drexel University


Natural history television work

 Consulting in the field:


PBS Nature (upcoming episode), Coneflower Studios, New Haven, CT, USA, August 2021


Perfect Planet, BBC/Silverback Films series streaming on Discovery Plus, Tapiche Lodge, Peru, April 2019

.........Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=635uup08DLU


The Hunt, BBC/Silverback Films series, Tiputini Station- Yasuni region, Ecuador, September 2014

........ Video: Spectacular army ant video from BBC series "The Hunt"


Great Migrations, National Geographic series: Monteverde and Sta. Rosa, Costa Rica, March and November 2008

.........Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02ckr09B7EE


On-camera appearances:

Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan, BBC America series, Tiputini Biodiversity Station, Ecuador, November- December 2011

........Video: Wild Things season 1 episode 6 Ecuador- army ants


Patrick Stewart's Animal Superpowers, Windfall Films/National Geographic television special: Yasuni, Ecuador, July 2011

........ Video: Animal Superpowers army ants


City of Ants/Antzilla, National Geographic Television special: La Selva Biological Station, Costa Rica, spring 2010


Home-based consulting:

Upcoming Plimsoll Films production, February 2021-present

Upcoming Silverback Films production, Jannuary 2021-present

BBC production on ant behavior, October 2020- January 2021

BBC/Silverback Films special on predators (The Hunt), January 2013-August 2014

Atlantic Productions Ltd., IMAX film on the biology of powered flight, August 2013

BBC channel 1 special Swarm Chasers, hosted by George McGavin, 2012

Cream Productions (Toronto), September-November 2011

Windfall Films, London, England, June 2011

Discovery Channel, February 2010

National Geographic television, fall 2007