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  • Coral Seas

    Stunning film sequences and unusual life-forms abound in Sir David Attenborough's natural history of the oceans, which covers the fragile ecosystems of the coral reefs.

  • Tidal Seas

    A history of the deep seas, narrated by Sir David Attenborough. How do the tides affect marine life like stingrays, snails and dolphins? Find out here.

  • Coasts

    David Attenborough explains in his own inimitable way how animals from in and around the sea manage to make use of the constantly changing areas where land meets water.

  • Open Ocean

    Oceanic explorations, topped off with David Attenborough's masterful narration. Learn about the predatory skills of some of the planet's most charismatic hunters.

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Blue Planet - Making Waves

Blue Planet - Making Waves

  • Blue Planet - Making Waves

    An informative peek behind the scenes for the making of the highly acclaimed nature series, using real-life footage and the latest computer graphics to stunning effect.

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The Blue Planet

Series 1

The Blue Planet

  • Frozen Seas

    David Attenborough salutes the survival techniques of creatures who endure harsh conditions in the Arctic and Antarctic, as the lauded natural history series continues.

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  • Tidal Seas

    A history of the deep seas, narrated by Sir David Attenborough. How do the tides affect marine life like stingrays, snails and dolphins? Find out here.

  • Coasts

    David Attenborough explains in his own inimitable way how animals from in and around the sea manage to make use of the constantly changing areas where land meets water.

  • Introduction

    David Attenborough catalogues life beneath the ocean waves. All manner of spectacular lifeforms dwell deep underwater, from alien monsters to pack-hunting killer whales.

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  • The Deep

    The mysteries of the oceans are revealed in this stunning series narrated by David Attenborough. Among the oddities featured here are terrifying fish with massive teeth.

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  • Open Ocean

    Oceanic explorations, topped off with David Attenborough's masterful narration. Learn about the predatory skills of some of the planet's most charismatic hunters.

  • Seasonal Seas

    David Attenborough vividly describes the history of our oceans. Seasonal changes in the richest waters on Earth drive an explosion of life, from seals to jellyfish.

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  • Coral Seas

    Stunning film sequences and unusual life-forms abound in Sir David Attenborough's natural history of the oceans, which covers the fragile ecosystems of the coral reefs.