From the moment they are born, every animal on the planet begins the same great and perilous journey – life. Like us, animals have to overcome both the struggle to reach adulthood and the unpredictable challenges thrown at them by their environment, their enemies and even their own families. Told from the perspective of individual animals, this captivating series follows the journey from birth to parenthood.
The biggest animals on the planet have the most incredible anatomies. Big Animal Surgery reveals these miracles of biological design – by saving their lives on the operating table. Ground-breaking operations. Performed by the most skilled surgeons in the world. This series captures life-or-death treatments as never before.
Larger than some American states, Yellowstone National Park is one of the world’s last and most spectacular wildernesses – a global icon of natural beauty. It is also home to some of the richest wildlife beyond the plains of Africa. Against its vast and majestic landscapes, full of lush meadows, deep forests and violent hot springs, this landmark series follows the intertwining stories of Yellowstone’s iconic inhabitants.
Humpback whales breach in New York’s Hudson River. Huge colonies of megabats have made Adelaide their home. African Penguins find sanctuary and safe places to nest in Cape Town. Meet the extraordinary wildlife living in the fastest changing habitat on the planet – our cities.
Ben Fogle meets more people who've turned their back on the rat-race and set up home in some of the most remote locations on Earth. Does the reality of leaving it all behind live up to the dream? These people have chosen to ditch a life of debts and daily grind, and gone in search of something different. Are they daring, or just downright crazy?
North America’s Wild West is home to a vibrant cast of tricksters, pioneers and outlaws, from the shrewd coyote to the feisty hummingbird, the mighty blue whale to the spirited mustang. This series explores this fascinating area of the continent – the canyonlands, the high country and the shores.
More than 30 robotic spy-creatures take us on an entertaining journey into the lives of animals.
Louis revisits the hugely controversial Westboro Baptist Church following the death of it's founder and figurehead.
This fascinating series reveals Patagonia as a lawless, powerful and demanding land – but shows how for some animals, it is a paradise where the odds are in their favour.
Discover what people do for their faith in some of the world’s most sacred sites of worship.
A stunning series celebrating the very best of Brazil’s wildlife and beautiful, dramatic landscapes at a unique time in its history
Go beyond Thailand’s beautiful beaches. Wild Thailand reveals a sacred kingdom of awe-inspiring beauty, packed with wildlife and full of natural wonder.
Narrated by Sam Neill, discover New Zealand's spectacular natural wonders.
A spectacular celebration of our planet's greatest natural wonders.
A user’s guide to colonising Earth 2.0.
Discover the vibrant colours, wild natural life and ancient culture of Mexico – a country full of surprises.
BBC Earth presents Attenborough Mondays, a celebration of the world's greatest storyteller and naturalist.
Epic stories, ancient traditions, incredible people. Rituals shines a new light on the most fascinating creatures on our planet – humans.
Wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan joins three of the world’s wildest indigenous peoples, each with a unique understanding of an iconic animal.
An extreme mission to the unexplored volcanoes of one of the world’s most dangerous areas.
BBC Earth will take you on a thrilling journey of discovery by sharing the incredible wonders of our universe and will showcase a broad range of world-class factual programming represented by natural history, human stories, adventurous travels and scientific investigations.