An epic voyage of discovery along the margins of a country that’s a newcomer on the terrestrial stage; islands that were forged in the furnace of earthly forces, mega earthquakes, marauding glaciers and furious volcanoes. With 16,000 kilometres of dynamic coastal stories to uncover with an expert and enthusiastic team, this beautifully shot series is a fascinating investigation into New Zealand’s past and present. It tells the story of the formation and evolution of the nation: its history, its people, and its culture.
Join actor and presenter Joanna Lumley, as she embarks on an epic and very personal adventure through Britain. Born in India and spending her early years in Malaysia, Britain has always been a thrilling ‘home away from home’ for Joanna Lumley. Over three beautifully filmed episodes, she takes viewers with her on a tour of the UK partly inspired by her own life history. From the Outer Hebrides to Cornwall, join her as she retraces old steps, sees new places, meets inspiring people and uncovers the wonders of this tiny isle.
Behind each bag of chips, can of beer, bar of chocolate, and loaf of bread is a mega-industrial production line that brings each product to the masses. Food Factory is a mesmerising behind-the-scenes peek into the weird and wonderful processes that produce everyone’s favourite foods.
Renowned wildlife filmmaker Gordon Buchanan walks with wild cheetah families to try to understand their future in Africa.
Cheetahs are the fastest land predators on Earth. In this eye-opening documentary, wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan captures a more vulnerable side to these formidable felines. In a new twist, Gordon follows wild South African cheetah families on foot. He experiences first-hand their emotional and thrilling battle these predators face if they’re to survive the natural and human-caused dangers in the spectacular Kalahari wilderness.
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.