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From the frozen tundra in the north to the dry forests of the equator, Sir David Attenborough narrates a compelling view of the planet. "Planet Earth" was the first natural history documentary to be filmed in high definition, and now a decade later improved technology has made it possible to capture further details, from elusive animal behaviors to previously inaccessible remote landscapes. In addition to exploring the wilderness, the series examines urban dwellings, focusing on animals that have adapted to city life.

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aired 8 days ago
Cities serve as places of surprising opportunity for animals to thrive.
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Grasslands cover one quarter of all land and support the greatest gatherings of wildlife on Earth, but hostile seasons pose a survival risk.
aired 8 days ago
The hostile conditions of Earth's desert regions give rise to the most incredible survival stories on Earth.
aired 8 days ago
From the jungles of Brazil to Costa Rica, animals face life in the most competitive place on Earth.
aired 8 days ago
The secretive lives of mountain animals; snow leopards come together to help a mother and cub, trapped between rival males.
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Remote islands offer sanctuary; pygmy three-toed sloth resides on a Caribbean island; nesting albatross thrive in isolation.
aired 71 days ago
Behind the scenes with each episode's production team, revealing the astounding challenges they encountered.
aired 241 days ago
An unaired moment from the series.
aired 277 days ago
A bonus scene from the series.
aired 424 days ago
Cities serve as places of surprising opportunity for animals to thrive.
aired 424 days ago
Grasslands cover one quarter of all land and support the greatest gatherings of wildlife on Earth, but hostile seasons pose a survival risk.
aired 425 days ago
The hostile conditions of Earth's desert regions give rise to the most incredible survival stories on Earth.
aired 425 days ago
From the jungles of Brazil to Costa Rica, animals face life in the most competitive place on Earth.
aired 425 days ago
The secretive lives of mountain animals; snow leopards come together to help a mother and cub, trapped between rival males.
aired 425 days ago
Remote islands offer sanctuary; pygmy three-toed sloth resides on a Caribbean island; nesting albatross thrive in isolation.

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