Andes to Amazon

The South American continent is a land of great extremes, stretching from the Antarctic to the Equator. It has the planet's greatest river system, longest mountain chain, biggest and richest rainforest and driest desert. Using the latest camera techniques, including infrared night vision cameras, rarely seen animals are revealed, while a special aerial camera soars over the continent, revealing an entirely new perspective on its varied and dramatic landscape.

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Penguins Shores

Episode 1x06; Dec 18, 2000

A journey along the vast coastline of South America, looking at the varied wildlife on offer which includes whales, sea lions, dolphins and penguins.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x06: Penguins ShoresDec 18, 2000
1x05: Amazon JungleDec 11, 2000
1x04: AndesNov 27, 2000
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