The magic continues in this second series follow up to The Wonderful World of Puppies and Kittens, with the focus purely on cute young canines this time around. Looking at life from a puppy perspective, it follows the further development stages of these young animals as they learn, love and grow. Thanks to pioneering camera rigs, tracking technology and audio tags, the series reveals all the drama, fun and high jinks of their own world as they continue to adjust to life in ours.
This dramatic series follows the highs and lows of big cat expert Giles Clark as he comes to the rescue of five-day-old jaguar cub Maya and hand rears her at home – while also managing the world’s leading big cat conservation centre. Watch Maya’s progress, from her first bottle and her battle with critical illness to learning to swim and climb, and follow Giles and his family through the long nights, dramatic events and joyous moments. Meanwhile, back at the conservation centre, Giles uses his unconventional hands-on approach as he attempts to improve the life of each cat by getting to know their character.
Adventurer Ben Fogle returns to meet his previous contributors – the people who turned their backs on the rat-race to set up home in some of Earth’s most remote locations. Ben discovers how life has changed for his former hosts since his first visit, what challenges they have overcome, and whether their life in the wild is still the ultimate dream. From the foothills of the Himalayas to the canyons of Utah and a remote Australian desert island, these brave pioneers have ventured down a very alternative path.
What will the world look like in 2050? Where will advancements in science, technology, engineering and mathematics lead us? In this entertaining and informative series, host Chuck Pell - artist, entrepreneur, TED Talker and futurist - takes us on a truly mind-bending journey in search of answers. Everything from the future of warfare to the future of our homes gets the Chuck Pell treatment in this series that covers a range of fascinating topics.
Over the last 50 years, the world has changed beyond recognition. In the 1950s some of the most common jobs were secretary, milkman and plumber. Today it’s more like account manager, solicitor and teacher. What will the world be like in another 50 years? What jobs will we be doing? What differences will we see in the world around us? Horizon reveals 10 things you need to know about the future. Using the latest scientific discoveries and insights, the team discover what our world will look like in the year 2050.
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.