LIFE – New BBC One series narrated by Sir David Attenborough
Added: Mon, 05 Oct 2009 23:00:00 UTC
Thanks to Jonathan for the link.
Using state-of-the-art filming techniques, this 10-part BBC One series, narrated by David Attenborough, is about extreme behaviour. Itâs survival of the fittest in their battle against daily life or death challenges.
Mind-blowing behaviour captured for TV for the first time includes cheetahs working together to bring down prey twice their size; the courtship battle, known as the heat run, of the humpback whale; a huge number of enormous Humboldt squid joining forces for night-time hunting; and the legendary, fearsome Komodo dragons bringing down their buffalo prey.
Four years in the making, Life is full of surprises, drama and spectacle. Itâs nature but not as you know it.
There are strange creatures such as the star-nosed mole, the stalk-eyed fly and the weedy sea dragon. See epic spectacles including millions of fruit bats darkening the Zambian sky, dozens of polar bears feasting on a whale, and a billion butterflies cloaking a forest in Mexico.
Programme 1: Challenges Of Life
Programme 2: Reptiles And Amphibians
Programme 3: Mammals
Programme 4: Fish
Programme 5: Birds
Programme 6: Insects
Programme 7: Hunters And Hunted
Programme 8: Creatures Of The Deep
Programme 9: Plants
Programme 10: Primates
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