Forget simple fishing rods, Blowfish, Jay and Charlie's crazy fish-luring inventions have to be seen to be believed as they fish in the shadow of the Himalayas, search for monsters in the freezing Icelandic Atlantic and brave the crocodile-infested rivers of Zambia.
Joanna travels over 4000 miles zigzagging her way up through this deeply addictive and intoxicating country, exploring its diverse landscapes, its different cultural traditions, and its extraordinary spirit, discovering how independence has changed and shaped it into the great evolving country it is today.
Follow 12 ordinary people as they take on a demanding training regime to prove to Chris Hadfield that they’ve got what it takes to become an astronaut. Who will have the strength to overcome the punishing training schedule and take on the toughest job in the universe?
The icy adventures continue for the hardy characters who have chosen to live off the grid in one of the toughest areas of the world.
BBC Earth seeks to inspire audiences by sharing the incredible wonders of our universe. The channel showcases the work of the world’s foremost factual film-makers and it seeks to take audiences on a thrilling journey of discovery. From the smallest creature under the microscope to the limitless expanses of space, BBC Earth brings viewers face-to-face with heart-pounding action, mind-blowing ideas and the wonder of being human.