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The Blue Planet

  • 2001
  • Season 1
  • 8 episodes
  • Documentary and factual
  • Nature

Summary

Season 1 features dolphins herding mackerel, the fragile marine ecosystem of coral reefs, the effects of tides on marine life and green turtles making their annual egg-laying expedition.

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Episode 4: Frozen Seas

Summary

Marine life at the poles, where winter temperatures frequently fall to a numbing -40C. Even when the sun reappears in the spring, its weak rays take a long time to melt the ice. David Attenborough describes how wildlife including seals, whales, polar bears and penguins overcome the elements to survive through prolonged cold spells

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2001-10-04
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NarratorDavid Attenborough
ProducerMartha Holmes
Series producerAlastair Fothergill

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