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Award-winning comedy writers have been let loose amongst the BBC’s crown jewels, its natural history archive, to retell our planet’s greatest stories in a fresh and irreverent new way.

This factually accurate comedy archive series is narrated by off-kilter natural history doyen ‘Armstrong Wedgewood’ – played by the inimitable Matt Lucas.

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Episode 1, Series 1

Tuesday December 21 at 3:40pm

Arctic

Episode 1 | Series 1

Armstrong Wedgewood looks at the animals living and breeding in the Arctic.

Episode 1, Series 1

Wednesday December 22 at 12:00am

Arctic

Episode 1 | Series 1

Armstrong Wedgewood looks at the animals living and breeding in the Arctic.

Episode 1, Series 1

Wednesday December 22 at 4:30am

Arctic

Episode 1 | Series 1

Armstrong Wedgewood looks at the animals living and breeding in the Arctic.

Episode 2, Series 1

Wednesday December 22 at 3:10pm

Yellowstone

Episode 2 | Series 1

Yellowstone National Parks's serene habitat holds a dark secret - it sits atop a super volcano that could blow at any minute.

Episode 3, Series 1

Wednesday December 22 at 3:35pm

Oceans

Episode 3 | Series 1

This episode celebrates the ugly and unconventional killers of the deep, from hospitable sea cucumbers to predatory starfish.

Episode 2, Series 1

Wednesday December 22 at 11:30pm

Yellowstone

Episode 2 | Series 1

Yellowstone National Parks's serene habitat holds a dark secret - it sits atop a super volcano that could blow at any minute.

Episode 3, Series 1

Thursday December 23 at 12:00am

Oceans

Episode 3 | Series 1

This episode celebrates the ugly and unconventional killers of the deep, from hospitable sea cucumbers to predatory starfish.

Episode 2, Series 1

Thursday December 23 at 4:00am

Yellowstone

Episode 2 | Series 1

Yellowstone National Parks's serene habitat holds a dark secret - it sits atop a super volcano that could blow at any minute.

Episode 3, Series 1

Thursday December 23 at 4:30am

Oceans

Episode 3 | Series 1

This episode celebrates the ugly and unconventional killers of the deep, from hospitable sea cucumbers to predatory starfish.

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