This Kalahari territory isn’t big enough for the both of them.
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!
The rules are simple: winner takes all.
What happens when two powerful bulls are evenly matched?
These amphibious fish fight and mate on land.
Which chimps have what it takes to climb the hierarchy?
Nature can be harsh, and in this case there can only be one shoebill chick.
Only one hatchling in 1,000 will survive to adulthood, but the ones that do can live over 80 years.
Within their first year of life, penguin chicks face many extraordinary hardships in the arctic.
Watch how this deadly plant trap its prey.
Male humpback whales compete with each other while racing after a female.
You better look out below…. and above!
Brave? Yes. Insanely risky? Also yes.
Each battle has a different ending.
Can this marine iguana hatchling outrun dozens of hungry snakes on the beach?
Would you have the guts to get up close and personal with these dangerous predators?
One wrong move and this fisherman could fall into the Mekong River currents.
One lion faces off with an entire herd of buffalo to keep her little ones safe.
Better safe than sorry! The ‘Planet Earth II’ crew relied on multiple bear saftey precautions during filming.
Can this eel escape a toxic brine pool death trap at the bottom of the sea?
Dynasties’ Producer Mike Gunton takes us behind the scenes of nature’s most dramatic stories.
The beavers of Yellowstone fell hundreds of cottonwood trees every year as they construct their homes.
Red fox can hear the sounds of mice under six feet of snow during freezing Yellowstone winters.
It’s easier to hide when there’s only two of you.
This young woman must lead her herd on a perilous month long migration.
Baby ostriches dodge elephants, giraffes, zebras, and brawling lions while trying to quench their thirst.
A Grévys zebra proves his worth to a mate.
Why are cheetahs so fast? Why do tigers have stripes? Habitats force animals to adapt, and the results are fascinating.
Graveside flowers are worth fighting for.
These two make for surprisingly well-matched rivals.
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.
One of Yellowstone’s smallest migrating birds fights to defend his flower patch.
Desperate times call for desperate measures.
Male giant bullfrogs, which can weigh more than two pounds, battle it out during mating season.
Don’t climb another panther chameleon’s tree unless you’re looking for trouble!
See how ‘Blue Planet II’ cameramen used special slow-motion cameras to capture high-speed, bird-on-bird theft!
A female turtle spends five long years returning to her birth site to lay hundreds of eggs of her own.
A hungry owl and a clever vole engage in a snowy game of cat and mouse.
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.
The nearer he gets to his skittish prey, the quieter he must be.
The last hatchling on the beach dodges predators from above and below on her way to the safety of the sea.
Watch a opportunistic Photuris firely set a trap behind a spider’s web.
When violent storms displace chicks from their nests, they must fight to climb back up to the warmth of their parents.
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.
An arctic fox must hunt tirelessly to feed her seven pups.
One of only 40 Amur leopards left in the wild, a mother works hard to get her young cub through the winter.
The weirdest deep sea creature in the world of the strange.
In order to confuse birds of prey, these bats have got to get in formation.
Few animals can survive in the harshest desert in the world, but these rare Bactrian camels manage just fine.
Sandhill crane families face a storm on the way to Mexico.
She isn’t much to look at, but this Bald Eagle’s got attitude for days.
The Southern cassowary is the closest animal we have to a living dinosaur.
Underwater predators are joined by dive-bombing birds to hunt for prey.
These insects pack potent chemical weapons to protect against predators.
A crab must run the gauntlet to reach its far away feeding grounds.
Watch the first-ever footage of an octopus using shell armor to hide from a shark!
How do emperor penguins survive the cruelest winters on earth?
When chicks are left home alone in negative 40 degree weather, huddling is their only hope.
A gathering of orca whales use fascinating teamwork to hunt herring.
One touch from this beautiful but deadly creature is enough to paralyze.
No bird is safe from these giant trevally, who’ve learned how to calculate the trajectory of their prey in flight.
Dolphins, sailfish, and rays all get in on the lanternfish hunting action.
Around the first full moon of winter, hundreds of thousands of spider crabs gather to shed their shells.
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.
It’s a seadragon dad’s job to carry the fertilized eggs until they hatch.
Will this young female rhino fall for a would-be mate’s eccentric style?
These penguins gather on Deception Island, an active volcano, to breed.
Is expert jungle traveler Alfred destined for life in the orangutan lonely hearts club?
These competing suitors only get one shot to impress a female.
It’s every lizard for themselves when a snake interrupts a tree trunk courtship.
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.
A highly endangered hummingbird with an extraordinary courtship ritual.
A seadragon couple shares a graceful dance in the evening light.
These giraffe-neck weevils go to impressive lengths to find a mate.
This three-toed pygmy sloth is doing his best to find “the one”!
This young male widowbird figures out how to (literally) raise his game.
A mother otter keeps her pup warm and fluffy while teaching it how to hunt.
At this Florida manatee hangout, youngsters get the chance to meet some unusually chilled-out reptiles.
From fifty-feet up in a tree, mandarin ducklings take their first flights!
Now she has four babies to fatten up for the winter. Her secret? Pine nuts.
All the baby animals have come out to play.
This mama otter keeps her baby’s fluff on fleek.
Tiny squirrels and giant bears alike must take great risks to prepare for winter.
There’s food in the tundra, if you know where to look.
Watch how this humpback family works together to hunt off the coast of Alaska.
It’s a fish feast for the ages in Katmai National Park, where grizzly bears eat up to 90 pounds a day.
After seven months of hibernation, it’s ClamFest for these hungry grizzly bears!
How does a rookie bear cub get down from a tall tree?
Oarfish look like giant seafish and can grow up to 36 feet long!
How do these gigantic rocks move on their own?
Pigs can’t fly, but they sure can swim!
Young manatees boop noses with alligators in the warm pools off the coast of Florida. Explore North America on an all-new ‘Seven Worlds, One Planet’ this Saturday at 9/8c.
Of all the hungry hunters, these are the ones that salmon can never see coming.
A young Alaskan brown bear hasn’t quite mastered the art of catching leaping salmon.
Saguaro cactus flowers bloom over a period of successive nights in the Sonoran Desert of Arizona.
A behind-the-scenes look at how the producers of ‘Planet Earth II’ stumbled upon comedy gold.
The ‘Planet Earth II’ camera crew releases peregrine falcon chicks into the skies of New York City.
Giant spiders, brutal weather conditions, and hours and hours of waiting are all worth it for the moments of pure animal magic.