SummaryThis epic eight-part series documents the amazing, complex, profound, and sometimes challenging relationship between humankind and nature. Humans are the ultimate animals - the most successful species on the planet. Each episode focuses on a particular habitat and reveals how its people have created astonishing solutions in the face of extreme adversity.
Contentsdisc 1. Oceans : into the blue (58:46) ; Deserts : life in the furnace (59:03) ; Arctic : life in the deep freeze (58:47)
disc 2. Jungles: people of the trees (58:59) ; Mountains: life in thin air (59:02) ; Grasslands: the roots of power (58:42)
disc 3. Rivers: friend and foe (58:37) ; Cities: surviving the urban jungle (58:10) ; Extras.
-- Popular works.
Documentary television programs.
Nature television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [London] : Burbank, CA :BBC Earth :2011
2 Entertain ;
Distributed by Warner Home Video,
|Other Titles|| Human plant (television program)
Hurt, John, 1940-2017
Sawhney, Nitin, 1964-
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Discovery Channel (Firm)
BBC Earth (Firm)
2 Entertain (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Narrator, John Hurt.
Music, Nitin Sawhney.
Canadian home video rating: G (suitable for viewing for all ages).
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Subtitle on container: The complete series.
Program content: c2010.
Running time indicated on container: approx. 400 min.; actual program running time: 470 min.
Special features: Behind the Lens, a set of 10-minute "making of" featurettes, one at the end of each episode plus two bonus featurettes.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
3 videodiscs (470 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.