Sir David Attenborough will present Dynasties.
Each episode of Dynasties follows individual animals - lions, hunting dogs, chimpanzees, tigers, and emperor penguins - at the most critical period in their lives. Each is a ruler - a leader of their family, their troop, their pride - each determined to hold on to power and protect their family, their territory and their dynasty.
Enter a world of dynastic power struggles and family treachery that’s more dramatic than any work of fiction.
This extended special of the nature documentary series journeys from the equator to the unexplored depths, meeting the best-loved characters from the series.
Using state-of-the-art research vessels and 3D-imaging, the team behind David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef is back to explore the hidden secrets behind the Galapagos Islands.
Anatomist Alice Roberts embarks on an audacious scientific stunt – to rebuild her own body, editing out errors left behind by evolution. With the help of one of the world’s best virtual sculptors, Scott Eaton, and top SFX model maker Sangeet Prabhaker, Alice creates a life-size model of the perfect human body.
She meets leading medical and animal experts to find out what the body’s biggest problems are, and how adaptations in the rest of the animal kingdom could provide inspiration for her new, improved design. Ambitious, audacious and packed with cutting-edge science, Can Science Make Me Perfect? challenges everything you thought you knew about the perfect body.
In this entertaining and informative one hour documentary, the presenter, Xand van Tulleken, will separate the wheat from the chaff of dietary science about carbs.
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.