Frozen Planet

February 2016

February 23, 2016

Expired 3.0 22 x
David Attenborough investigates the effects of rising temperatures at the polar regions.(R)

February 22, 2016

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What draws humans to the coldest and most hostile reaches of our planet?(R)

February 19, 2016

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There is no greater test for life than winter, as temperatures plummet to 70 below and winds reach 200kph. Darkness and ice extend across the polar regions and only a few remarkable survivors gamble on remaining.

February 18, 2016

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Autumn brings epic journeys for polar wildlife as most hurry to escape the refreeze.(R)

February 17, 2016

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It is high summer in the polar regions, and the sun never sets. Vast hordes of summer visitors cram a lifetime of drama into one long, magical day; they must feed, fight and rear their young in this brief window of plenty. Summer is a tough time for the polar bear family, as their ice world melts away and the cubs take their first swimming lesson. Some bears save energy by dozing on icy sun beds, while others go egg-collecting in an Arctic tern colony, braving bombardment by sharp beaks. There ...

February 16, 2016

Expired 3.0 11 x
Spring arrives in the polar regions, and the sun appears after an absence of five months; warmth and life return to these magical ice worlds - the greatest seasonal transformation on our planet is under way.

February 15, 2016

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At the North Pole, the sun returns after six months of darkness.(R)
January 2014

The Epic Journey

3.0 11 x
Special episode bringing together the very best highlights of the series.(R)
November 2013

5. Winter

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The story of the few extreme survivors who remain in the polar regions during winter.(R)

3. Summer

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Polar animals race to rear their young during times of plenty under the midnight sun.(R)