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Extreme Environments: Ocean (2008)

Episode 1
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Examine the oceans of the world and the marine life that inhabits them. The Great Barrier Reef, marine scientific research, whale sharks, the Mexican Turtle Center, albatross, seals, mini-submarines and big wave tow-in surfers are all reliant on conditions only made possible in great bodies of water.

Evan Clark


Ocean Video
Episode 1 Ocean
Ocean (2008)
Episode 1
, 24 minutes
Seventy percent of the planet’s surface is covered by oceans, and, thanks in part to global warming, they are changing rapidly.
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Desert Video
Episode 2 Desert
Desert (2008)
Episode 2
, 24 minutes
Some parts of our planet receive so little rain they can only support specially adapted plants and animals.
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Episode 3 Ice
Ice (2008)
Episode 3
, 23 minutes
The frigid zones play a vital role in the planet’s climatic system in ways we are only just beginning to glimpse.
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Atmosphere Video
Episode 4 Atmosphere
Atmosphere (2008)
Episode 4
, 23 minutes
Our planet is covered by a vast ocean of air – a layer of gasses that supports all life on earth.
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Bounty, posted on December 10, 2011

A brave attempt at covering a massive topic. I will watch again without volume as the unrelenting dialogue was very distracting after a while. Only one voice was used.

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