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Earth's Natural Wonders Series 2

Starts Saturday January 5

Show Synopsis

This awe-inspiring series brings more extreme examples of how people survive –and even triumph – in some of the harshest conditions on Earth.

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Earth's Natural Wonders Series 2

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About The Show

Vast mountain ranges, impenetrable rainforests, and vast ice-worlds. Places where nature is on display at its most powerful, most beautiful and, sometimes, most brutal.

Combining the very best science and natural history filmmaking, its stunning photography gives viewers the chance to experience these mind-blowing landscapes and get caught up in the incredible stories of their inhabitants.

The series reveals how the humans who have adapted to – and evolved alongside – these places use astonishing skills, ingenuity and bravery in the fight for survival.

Stories include the cowboys who swap horses for helicopters, flying dangerously low to herd cattle in the vast hostile territory of the Australian outback. And the Inuit women in Arctic Canada who risk their lives gathering mussels under moving sea-ice to supplement

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Episode 3, Series 2

Friday September 20 at 1:05am

Surviving Against The Odds

Episode 3 | Series 2

Earth's Natural Wonders are among the most extreme places to live on the planet. From soaring mountains to deep jungles, people need bravery and ingenuity to survive within them.

Episode 3, Series 2

Friday September 20 at 9:25am

Surviving Against The Odds

Episode 3 | Series 2

Earth's Natural Wonders are among the most extreme places to live on the planet. From soaring mountains to deep jungles, people need bravery and ingenuity to survive within them.

Episode 1, Series 1

Saturday September 21 at 1:50pm

Extreme Wonders

Episode 1 | Series 1

This landmark series combines stunning photography and compelling human drama.It uncovers the stories of people fighting to survive and even triumph, in earth's natural wonders.

Episode 2, Series 1

Saturday September 21 at 2:40pm

Wonders Of Water

Episode 2 | Series 1

This landmark series combines stunning photography and compelling human drama as it reveals remarkable places in earth's natural wonders.

Episode 3, Series 1

Saturday September 21 at 3:35pm

Living Wonders

Episode 3 | Series 1

This landmark series combines stunning photography and compelling human drama as it reveals remarkable places, uncovering the stories of people fighting to survive and triumph in earth's…

Episode 1, Series 1

Saturday September 21 at 10:30pm

Extreme Wonders

Episode 1 | Series 1

This landmark series combines stunning photography and compelling human drama.It uncovers the stories of people fighting to survive and even triumph, in earth's natural wonders.

Episode 2, Series 1

Saturday September 21 at 11:20pm

Wonders Of Water

Episode 2 | Series 1

This landmark series combines stunning photography and compelling human drama as it reveals remarkable places in earth's natural wonders.

Episode 3, Series 1

Sunday September 22 at 12:10am

Living Wonders

Episode 3 | Series 1

This landmark series combines stunning photography and compelling human drama as it reveals remarkable places, uncovering the stories of people fighting to survive and triumph in earth's…

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