A young male meerkat enters enemy territory for a chance at love.
At this Florida manatee hangout, youngsters get the chance to meet some unusually chilled-out reptiles.
These competing suitors only get one shot to impress a female.
This periodical cicada swarm is the largest insect invasion on the planet.
It’s easier to hide when there’s only two of you.
Of all the hungry hunters, these are the ones that salmon can never see coming.
Desperate times call for desperate measures.
Octopuses live and breathe underwater, but that doesn’t stop the Australian Abdopus from roaming on land, too.
This muscular hunter can lift prey over half its own body weight.
In Sing-Sing, New Guinea it’s the most eye-catching who get the most attention.
The world’s largest animal can weigh up to 190 tons.
These spiders’ silk is the toughest natural fiber on the entire planet.
The ‘Dynasties’ team spent two years with David, the Marlon Brando of chimps.
This ‘Planet Earth II’ cameraman describes what it was like to camp out in the canopy.
With an oversized left eye, this deep-sea squid can detect silhouettes of prey swimming above.
The weirdest deep sea creature in the world of the strange.
Red starfish, nemertine worms and sea urchins flourish under the Antarctic ice.
It takes weeks underwater to find and film the fascinating animals of the deep.
Suction cup cameras provided the ‘Blue Planet II’ crew with a whole new perspective of a sperm whale family.
Can this eel escape a toxic brine pool death trap at the bottom of the sea?
Sperm whales can dive up to 3,280 feet deep. Meet the underwater cameraman who managed to capture this split-level footage..
Around the first full moon of winter, hundreds of thousands of spider crabs gather to shed their shells.
Otherwise known as “olms”, these creatures can go an entire decade without a meal.
Isolated for thousands of years, these mysterious creatures have everything they need inside their caves.
Oarfish look like giant seafish and can grow up to 36 feet long!
How do these gigantic rocks move on their own?
The reason is more sinister than you may imagine.
Sea snakes breed in underwater caves and have some of the most toxic venom in the world.
Watch the first-ever footage of an octopus using shell armor to hide from a shark!
One touch from this beautiful but deadly creature is enough to paralyze.
After reaching a certain body size, Kobudai fish can change from female to male!
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.
The ocean’s master of disguise uses its superpower to hunt crabs and hide from sharks.
Starfish race for the highest point to spawn.
Discover how the ‘Blue Planet 2’ crew filmed a mother walrus and her pup using the UHD Mega-dome.
A gathering of orca whales use fascinating teamwork to hunt herring.
See how ‘Blue Planet II’ cameramen used special slow-motion cameras to capture high-speed, bird-on-bird theft!
Coral has been found all the way down at 6,000 meters deep, but these reefs are incredibly vulnerable.
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.
Meet the group who’ve been helping dolphins suffering from plastic since the 1980’s.
Over four years of filming, the ‘Blue Planet II’ crew witnessed key changes in the world’s oceans.
It took a very special camera stytem to film the lives of the creatures of the reefs.
It’s a seadragon dad’s job to carry the fertilized eggs until they hatch.
With a successful mid-air twist, these fish can collect their tasty prize.
Here’s how to hunt in the shallowest of waters.
In temperate seas, there are even more squid than fish.
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.
It’s the best way to keep their young safe in busy tropical waters.
She isn’t much to look at, but this Bald Eagle’s got attitude for days.
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!
Simplicity is the key to a jellyfish’s success.
Each animal plays their part in the annual spectacle of the South African Sardine Run.
Underwater predators are joined by dive-bombing birds to hunt for prey.
These amphibious fish fight and mate on land.
The clownfish male is under constant surveillance by the female to ensure his egg-caring performance is up to par.
You better look out below…. and above!
These unique fish spread their wings and leave the ocean to escape predatory Dorados.
One wrong move and this fisherman could fall into the Mekong River currents.
Follow a fisherman’s journey alongside two thousand others into Antogo Lake!
Filming a blue whale feeding underwater is not for the faint of heart.
A clownfish family comes together to make home improvements.
How far will a blenny go for love?
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.
Emperor penguins — serial monogamists —move from ocean to ice to choose their mates for the year.
The last hatchling on the beach dodges predators from above and below on her way to the safety of the sea.
Only one hatchling in 1,000 will survive to adulthood, but the ones that do can live over 80 years.
What better way to celebrate your birthday than with beluga whales and polar bears?
In these Indonesian waters, whale sharks are protected and thriving.
A mother humpback whale must go without food while her calf consumes 500 liters of her milk a day.
As the largest herbavores in the sea, dugons can eat an entire football field’s worth of sea grass in a single day.
Measured from the sea floor, some of these peaks are taller than Everest!
As their ice world disappears, polar bears have been known to swim up to 60 miles offshore in search of food.
This mama otter keeps her baby’s fluff on fleek.
Watch how this humpback family works together to hunt off the coast of Alaska.
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.
Humpback whales use ingenious teamwork, bubbles and sound to trick herring to the surface.
Narwhals are some of the most mysterious and elusive animals in the oceans.
A seadragon couple shares a graceful dance in the evening light.
Male humpback whales compete with each other while racing after a female.
Explore the tricked-out boat ‘The Hunt’ crew used to film elusive deep-sea predators.
In the words of ‘The Hunt’ cameraman: “It was the most extraordinary thing I’ve ever seen”
The signature Spinner dolphin twist: maybe for communication, maybe just for fun.
Sit back and let the sound of the ocean wash over you.
These highly social boto dolphins use sonar and teamwork to navigate life in the murky water they call home.
These inquisitive walruses were eager for some camera time!
Hungry monkeys make a daring leap of faith across a crocodile infested river.
After traveling thousands of miles, swallows quench their thirst in the heart of the Sahara.
Baby ostriches dodge elephants, giraffes, zebras, and brawling lions while trying to quench their thirst.
Pronk around! Pronk around! Pronk up, pronk up and get down!
Seal pups perform a playful dance in front of an audience of very unimpressed penguins.
Jump on in, the water’s fine!
These crab-eating monkeys have found a one-stop-shop to swim, fish, and play.
The river holds a secret for any lizard willing to leap for it.
A monkey nanny-turned-lifeguard has her hands full with the young monkeys of Singapore.
The wild dogs of Northern Singapore are no match for this close-knit otter family.
The beavers of Yellowstone fell hundreds of cottonwood trees every year as they construct their homes.
A young Alaskan brown bear hasn’t quite mastered the art of catching leaping salmon.
Flood waters bring safety to this frolicking antelope family.
White water lilies and spring flowers are reborn as the winter ice retreats.
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.
One male stays behind to watch out for everyone’s tadpoles.
This three-toed pygmy sloth is doing his best to find “the one”!