Across our planet there are a handful of places that just take your breath away. Series two reveals more of some of the most amazing places on our planet, celebrating Earth's greatest natural wonders and revealing the stories of the people fighting to survive - and even triumph - in these astonishing and often inhospitable places.
Evolutionary biologist Dr Ben Garrod and electronics engineer Professor Danielle George explore if machines built to enhance our lives could one day become our greatest rivals. With extraordinary access to the world's leading robot makers, they will meet the trailblazing machines to discover where this rapidly emerging 'species' is heading, and what that means for all of us.
The struggle for survival eases slightly for Sue Aikens, Jessie Holmes, Glenn Villaneuve and the Hailstone family when spring arrives, but theses resourceful and hardy pioneers must take advantage of the warmer weather and endless daylight in order to complete tasks that are impossible in the winter months.
BBC Earth seeks to inspire audiences by sharing the incredible wonders of our universe. The channel showcases the work of the world’s foremost factual film-makers and it seeks to take audiences on a thrilling journey of discovery. From the smallest creature under the microscope to the limitless expanses of space, BBC Earth brings viewers face-to-face with heart-pounding action, mind-blowing ideas and the wonder of being human.