For the past year, humanity has been dealing with the threat of the coronavirus pandemic. While it’s been a nightmare for millions to be stuck at home in order to keep themselves safe from COVID-19, it hasn’t been quite so bad for nature and the animal kingdom.
Thanks to the drastic decrease in human activity around the globe, the natural world was given more freedom to explore parts of the globe that they otherwise never would have seen. A new Apple TV+ documentary called The Year Earth Changed, narrated by David Attenborough, will show us exactly how nature improved with reduced human interference. Not only was it a treat that sparked many viral moments, but it should also serve as a wake-up call to humanity. Read More »
Just when you thought the last of the streaming services had launched, Discovery has announced the launch of yet another in January 2021.
The new streaming service is called discovery+, and it will come with the largest-ever content library for a new streaming service at launch. The library will feature over 55,000 episodes from over 2,500 shows from across Discovery, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, ID, OWN, Travel Channel, and Animal Planet, not to mention programs from A&E, History Channel and Lifetime, as well as BBC’s Natural History collection. That’s a hell of a lot of non-fiction programing. Read More »
David Attenborough, the English broadcaster and natural historian who has spent his career creating documentaries that serve as comprehensive studies of animal and plant life on Earth, is the subject of the new documentary David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet. Attenborough, who is 93 now, reflects on his life and career while also offering a stark warning that “human beings have overrun the world.”
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Netflix wants their own Planet Earth, so they’ve developed Our Planet, a gorgeous looking nature documentary featuring Planet Earth narrator David Attenborough as our guide. The nature series “explores stunning, never-before-seen habitats,” and features adorable animals, to boot. What more do you need? Watch the Our Planet trailer below.
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