Hungry monkeys make a daring leap of faith across a crocodile infested river.
Baby meerkats make for easy eagle pickings. Can this young one’s family find him in time?
“Randy Shandy” has a flirtatious reputation, and his rival males are having none of it.
For its size, the sengi is faster than the cheetah. Can this crafty mother escape a hungry monitor lizard?
A hungry hawk chases a crafty lizard through cacti in the desert. Will it end in a successful hunt or a great escape?
The last hatchling on the beach dodges predators from above and below on her way to the safety of the sea.
In order to confuse birds of prey, these bats have got to get in formation.
This tiny female ‘elephant shrew’ outwits her enemies with cheetah like movements.
Male humpback whales compete with each other while racing after a female.
So many tunnels, so little time. Will this Marten get lucky and find a mouse?
Whether it’s playing the waiting game or facing a challenge head-on, everyone’s got their own unique style.
Can this marine iguana hatchling outrun dozens of hungry snakes on the beach?
Draco lizards can glide over 100 feet with a single leap.
A crab must run the gauntlet to reach its far away feeding grounds.
The ‘Blue Planet II’ crew went old-school to film airborne Giant trevally in South Africa.
A gathering of orca whales use fascinating teamwork to hunt herring.
Dolphins, sailfish, and rays all get in on the lanternfish hunting action.
A young male meerkat enters enemy territory for a chance at love.
These adorable owls enjoy seasonal beetle delights and settle in for the breeding season.
Emperor penguins — serial monogamists —move from ocean to ice to choose their mates for the year.
Will this young female rhino fall for a would-be mate’s eccentric style?
A Grévys zebra proves his worth to a mate.
These competing suitors only get one shot to impress a female.
The rules are simple: winner takes all.
Love is in the air, and this Arctic ground squirrel doesn’t want to miss his first date!
Male lemurs woo females via the power of pheromones.
In Southern France, the Damselfly is on the hunt to find the most suitable mate for breeding.
Male giant bullfrogs, which can weigh more than two pounds, battle it out during mating season.
These giraffe-neck weevils go to impressive lengths to find a mate.
This young male widowbird figures out how to (literally) raise his game.
After reaching a certain body size, Kobudai fish can change from female to male!
How far will a blenny go for love?
The attraction is mutual between these two young meerkats. But will family come between them?
Triplet meerkat babies explore the world outside their den for the very first time.
While their babysitter naps on the job, two curious meerkats sneak out to a dangerous cattle ring.
Ready or not, it’s time for these baby meerkats to leave the only home they’ve ever known.
It’s hard work to keep an eye on three rambunctious baby meerkat pups.
A meerkat family must rely on one member’s navigational skills to lead them to a better life.
What do you do when you spot a suspicious solitary figure? Sound the alarm!
The first day out of the den is equal parts exhilarating and exhausting for these tiny meerkat pups.
Mama meerkat Flint has found herself with a family full of rowdy boys!
These playful young lion cubs annoy their sleep deprived parents in the grasslands.
It’s sunset in the Kalahri — will this hungry Caracal get her supper?
Experience a powerful storm alongside lions, sengis, and reptiles in the African grasslands.
After surviving a sand storm, desert elephants rely on teamwork to save their youngest member.
After enduring a sandstorm and miles of walking in brutal heat, these desert elephants celebrate with a fruit tree feast.
Now safe at Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue & Protection, this sweet girl enjoys cuddles with her carers.
Young students at Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue & Protection learn to use rocks to crack open their food.
Johnny sadly spend ten years on a chain. But heroic rescuers at Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue & Protection have given him a whole new life, full of 24/7 love.
It’s hard to keep these little one’s attention, but the rescuers at Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue & Protection are up to the challenge.
This youngster has an important destiny to fulfill on the dangerous surface.
After traveling thousands of miles, swallows quench their thirst in the heart of the Sahara.
These bold lizards of the Savannah hunt flies on top of sleeping lions.
The nearer he gets to his skittish prey, the quieter he must be.
Baby ostriches dodge elephants, giraffes, zebras, and brawling lions while trying to quench their thirst.
This Kalahari territory isn’t big enough for the both of them.
This mother bird’s risk paid off — she’s the only resident eagle in this entire forest!
Meet the tiny little dung beetle that could.
This baby monkey’s ancestors have roamed Earth’s forests for millions of years.
For this herd, the grass is always greener on the other side.
Pronk around! Pronk around! Pronk up, pronk up and get down!
A brave chimpanzee uses tools to break into a hidden beehive.
Why are cheetahs so fast? Why do tigers have stripes? Habitats force animals to adapt, and the results are fascinating.
Only one hatchling in 1,000 will survive to adulthood, but the ones that do can live over 80 years.
While tracking gorillas in the Congo, a ‘Seven Worlds, One Planet’ camera crew were forced to abandon their shoot and flee through the jungle in the middle of the night.
Is expert jungle traveler Alfred destined for life in the orangutan lonely hearts club?
These African birds treat themselves to a bee hive feast on the side of a cliff.
After roaming the earth for millions of years, the Northern white rhino population is down to two.
The jungle is these lowland gorilla’s playground.
Jump on in, the water’s fine!
The river holds a secret for any lizard willing to leap for it.
Few animals can survive in the harshest desert in the world, but these rare Bactrian camels manage just fine.
The three-mile-high summits of the Ethiopian highlands are for expert climbers only: Gelada baboons.
Flood waters bring safety to this frolicking antelope family.
Desperate times call for desperate measures.
Each animal plays their part in the annual spectacle of the South African Sardine Run.
These special radio collars are saving African wild dogs’ lives.
Each battle has a different ending.
This extraordinary cheetah mother managed to get all her cubs through their first year.
A human would need to run at 100 mph to do what the “Jesus Christ lizard” does easily!
Don’t climb another panther chameleon’s tree unless you’re looking for trouble!
What these ping-pong ball-sized moles lack in sight, they make up for in hearing.
The fastest land animal on the planet, cheetahs can reach 58 mph while hunting.
Follow a fisherman’s journey alongside two thousand others into Antogo Lake!
Everyone wants to wear the crown.
One lion faces off with an entire herd of buffalo to keep her little ones safe.
The ‘Dynasties’ team spent two years with David, the Marlon Brando of chimps.
Bulk up, share, mind your manners and work on your speed!
But this Painted wolf mama certainly does!
Giant spiders, brutal weather conditions, and hours and hours of waiting are all worth it for the moments of pure animal magic.
It takes a fearless and patient mother to keep curious cubs safe.
Dynasties’ Producer Mike Gunton takes us behind the scenes of nature’s most dramatic stories.
With hungry kittens to feed, a Margay cat prowls the jungle at night.
Hummingbirds must consume half their weight in nectar each day — plus compete with hungry bees!
A hungry owl and a clever vole engage in a snowy game of cat and mouse.
Watch a opportunistic Photuris firely set a trap behind a spider’s web.
After facing the roughest seas in the world, the ‘Seven World, One Planet’ Antarctica crew found themselves in the middle of an elephant seal duel!
Tracking Australia’s most elusive predators was the crew’s greatest challenge, but eventually led them to a very special surprise.
The ‘Seven Worlds, One Planet’ crew tracked this fearless puma mother for a hundred miles to film her life and death struggle to provide for her cubs.
These two make for surprisingly well-matched rivals.
Of all the hungry hunters, these are the ones that salmon can never see coming.
Underwater predators are joined by dive-bombing birds to hunt for prey.
These insects pack potent chemical weapons to protect against predators.
You better look out below…. and above!
These unique fish spread their wings and leave the ocean to escape predatory Dorados.
Watch the first-ever footage of an octopus using shell armor to hide from a shark!
Painted wolves have an 80% hunting success rate, one of Africa’s very highest.
No bird is safe from these giant trevally, who’ve learned how to calculate the trajectory of their prey in flight.
Australia holds the largest concentration of prehistoric images in the world — including those of an ancient Tasmanian devil and the extinct Thylacine wolf.
How do these gigantic rocks move on their own?
Saguaro cactus flowers bloom over a period of successive nights in the Sonoran Desert of Arizona.
Nature can be harsh, and in this case there can only be one shoebill chick.
Graveside flowers are worth fighting for.
Why the square face? Well, you’ll see.
It starts with a duet and ends with a frenzied chorus. The message is clear: stay away from our territory!
In temperate seas, there are even more squid than fish.
He who rules the rubbish bin may rule the troop.
The wild dogs of Northern Singapore are no match for this close-knit otter family.
What happens when two powerful bulls are evenly matched?
One of Yellowstone’s smallest migrating birds fights to defend his flower patch.
These amphibious fish fight and mate on land.
Would you have the guts to get up close and personal with these dangerous predators?
See how ‘Blue Planet II’ cameramen used special slow-motion cameras to capture high-speed, bird-on-bird theft!
She’s very slow and very determined. Watch a sloth’s journey to a juicy clump of fresh leaves.
Seal pups perform a playful dance in front of an audience of very unimpressed penguins.
From fifty-feet up in a tree, mandarin ducklings take their first flights!
These crab-eating monkeys have found a one-stop-shop to swim, fish, and play.
A young Alaskan brown bear hasn’t quite mastered the art of catching leaping salmon.
Young stoats learn important life skills during play — plus they get to break out their dance moves.
Enthusiasm? Absolutely. Technique? Not quite.
These fruit thieves are a vendor’s worst nightmare.
A behind-the-scenes look at how the producers of ‘Planet Earth II’ stumbled upon comedy gold.
Warning: While washing your shirt, you may share a pool with some interesting friends.
Oy! A very hungry polar bear treated himself to the crew’s bacon, sour cream, yogurt, and more.
The Yukon’s sneakiest residents are masters of disguise all year round.
A mother otter keeps her pup warm and fluffy while teaching it how to hunt.
A female turtle spends five long years returning to her birth site to lay hundreds of eggs of her own.
It’s a seadragon dad’s job to carry the fertilized eggs until they hatch.
What better way to celebrate your birthday than with beluga whales and polar bears?
Watch these curious cubs welcome their mother back to the den.
As the largest herbavores in the sea, dugons can eat an entire football field’s worth of sea grass in a single day.
One of only 40 Amur leopards left in the wild, a mother works hard to get her young cub through the winter.
With the help of angelfish, this oceanic wanderer rids itself of clingy parasites.
A whale shark enjoys it’s annual plankton feast while other fish use it as a giant shield.
These highly social boto dolphins use sonar and teamwork to navigate life in the murky water they call home.
Now she has four babies to fatten up for the winter. Her secret? Pine nuts.
This mama otter keeps her baby’s fluff on fleek.
How does a rookie bear cub get down from a tall tree?
These 20-day-old chicks must face the first challenge of their lives.
These gray leaf monkeys might appear drab, but their newborns stick out like a (cute) sore thumb!
One male stays behind to watch out for everyone’s tadpoles.
The clownfish male is under constant surveillance by the female to ensure his egg-caring performance is up to par.
Painted wolf Tait’s pack is surrounded by enemies: lions, hyennas, and her rival daughter, Blacktip.
The Hunt’ producers filmed a wild dog hunt from both land and air — and the results are riveting!
A clownfish family comes together to make home improvements.
A mother humpback whale must go without food while her calf consumes 500 liters of her milk a day.
A highly endangered hummingbird with an extraordinary courtship ritual.
A seadragon couple shares a graceful dance in the evening light.
This three-toed pygmy sloth is doing his best to find “the one”!
Tigress Raj Behra’s two week old cubs take their very first steps.
These penguins gather on Deception Island, an active volcano, to breed.
It’s every lizard for themselves when a snake interrupts a tree trunk courtship.
There’s nothing like some Vitamin D to kickstart your morning.
For astrophotographer Antoine Ribaut, the fight against light pollution means carving his very own telescope lenses.
The ‘Eden: Untamed Planet’ crew dodged thousands of roosting bats and millions of hungry cockroaches while filming inside a magnificent cave.
In total darkness and without any light pollution, it’s possible to see 7-8 thousand stars. Let the night sky take your breath away with astrophotographers Antoine Ribaut and Amber Terranova.
Watch a gangly Guanaco calf take its very wobbly first steps.
The naturalist recounts the changes he’s witnessed to Borneo’s tropical forests — home to the endangered orangutan.
Elusive Iberian lynx and grey wolves were extremely hard to find — let alone film.
In these Indonesian waters, whale sharks are protected and thriving.
With a successful mid-air twist, these fish can collect their tasty prize.
All the baby animals have come out to play.
It’s a fish feast for the ages in Katmai National Park, where grizzly bears eat up to 90 pounds a day.
They’re at the top of every predators hit list, except on this very special island.
White water lilies and spring flowers are reborn as the winter ice retreats.
These inquisitive walruses were eager for some camera time!
There’s no better storyteller than nature.
Explore the tricked-out boat ‘The Hunt’ crew used to film elusive deep-sea predators.
The lights in this city of seven million are a sight behold.
In Sing-Sing, New Guinea it’s the most eye-catching who get the most attention.
Watch and learn, grizzly cubs!
I felt like I wanted to hug him.
Lose yourself in the sounds of the forest floor.
These Antarctic residents get front row seats to one of nature’s greatest light shows.
The ‘Planet Earth II’ camera crew releases peregrine falcon chicks into the skies of New York City.
Sit back and let the sound of the ocean wash over you.
This ‘Planet Earth II’ cameraman describes what it was like to camp out in the canopy.