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Life Below Zero: The Thaw looks at the raft of new challenges faced by the residents of remote Alaska after they’ve endured the long winter months. As winter fades across the arctic, mother nature comes in for the kill.

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Life Below Zero: The Thaw

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With predators waking and unpredictable weather, the battle begins. Springtime is in many ways worse than winter, marking the start of the most taxing time of year in Alaska. Those living off the grid must work their hardest to acquire as much food and vital resources as possible, before the brutal winter sets in again. Those living off the grid must work their hardest to acquire as much food and vital resources as possible before the brutal winter sets in again.

Those living off the grid must work their hardest to acquire as much food and vital resources as possible before the brutal winter sets in again. Where sub-zero temperatures were winter's biggest foe, now spring bears and blood-thieving mosquitos have everyone on high alert. Snow covered mountains become a jungle of obstacles; rushing rivers, competing predators, and swarms of summer bugs all spell new challenges for the men and women who live their lives off this isolated land.

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Episode 4, Series 2

Tuesday July 14 at 12:35am

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Episode 4 | Series 2

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Episode 5, Series 2

Tuesday July 14 at 7:05am

Sink Or Swim

Episode 5 | Series 2

With the freeze quickly approaching, the race to prepare has Alaskans on edge.

Episode 5, Series 2

Tuesday July 14 at 5:10pm

Sink Or Swim

Episode 5 | Series 2

With the freeze quickly approaching, the race to prepare has Alaskans on edge.

Episode 5, Series 2

Wednesday July 15 at 12:35am

Sink Or Swim

Episode 5 | Series 2

With the freeze quickly approaching, the race to prepare has Alaskans on edge.

Episode 6, Series 2

Wednesday July 15 at 7:05am

Ticking Clock

Episode 6 | Series 2

With winter on its way, Alaskans battle the clock to stockpile everything for their survival.

Episode 6, Series 2

Wednesday July 15 at 5:10pm

Ticking Clock

Episode 6 | Series 2

With winter on its way, Alaskans battle the clock to stockpile everything for their survival.

Episode 6, Series 2

Thursday July 16 at 12:35am

Ticking Clock

Episode 6 | Series 2

With winter on its way, Alaskans battle the clock to stockpile everything for their survival.

Episode 7, Series 2

Thursday July 16 at 7:05am

Last Minute Push

Episode 7 | Series 2

As the thaw comes to an end, the last-minute push to prepare for winter means the pressure is building.

Episode 7, Series 2

Thursday July 16 at 5:10pm

Last Minute Push

Episode 7 | Series 2

As the thaw comes to an end, the last-minute push to prepare for winter means the pressure is building.

Episode 7, Series 2

Friday July 17 at 12:35am

Last Minute Push

Episode 7 | Series 2

As the thaw comes to an end, the last-minute push to prepare for winter means the pressure is building.

Episode 8, Series 2

Friday July 17 at 7:05am

End Of Days

Episode 8 | Series 2

Summer is drawing to a quick close, and the Alaskan winter lurks right around the corner.

Episode 8, Series 2

Friday July 17 at 5:10pm

End Of Days

Episode 8 | Series 2

Summer is drawing to a quick close, and the Alaskan winter lurks right around the corner.

Episode 8, Series 2

Saturday July 18 at 12:35am

End Of Days

Episode 8 | Series 2

Summer is drawing to a quick close, and the Alaskan winter lurks right around the corner.

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