Life From Above

The documentary series provides fascinating and fresh insights into our planet by expanding the range of perspectives from which to look at it.

All Past Episodes

Changing Planet

56:46 | #104 | TV-PG

Take a fresh look at our fragile planet and see just how much it's changing. Cameras in space show growing cities, disappearing forests and melting glaciers, but one country regenerated a landscape and helped save a chimpanzee family.

Patterned Planet

56:46 | #103 | TV-PG

Discover the weird and wonderful shapes that cover Earth's surface as seen from space. The Australian outback is covered in pale spots thanks to digging wombats, and hundreds of elephants tear into the endless green of the Congo forest canopy.

Colorful Planet

56:46 | #102 | TV-PG

View new footage of Earth's kaleidoscope of colors from space. Swirls of turquoise phytoplankton trigger an oceanic feeding frenzy, China turns yellow as millions of flowers bloom, and at night the waters near Argentina are spotted with green lights.

Moving Planet

56:46 | #101 | TV-PG

Cameras in space tell stories of life on our planet from a brand new perspective. Satellites follow an elephant family struggling through drought, reveal previously unknown emperor penguin colonies, and discover mysterious ice rings that could put seal pups in danger.

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