2005 - 2007, Nature / Wildlife
Simon Reeve takes a 25,000 mile-journey around the equator.

Episode Guide

  • Equator - Asia (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:


    Hunting in Indonesia; the matrilineal Minang people of Sumatra.

  • Equator - Africa (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    Simon explores the oil-rich Gabon, Africa; a village where the locals are banned from hunting.

  • Equator - Latin America (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Latin America

    Tourists may be threatening the Galapagos Islands; El Reventador volcano.

  • Equator - Indo - Pacific (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Indo - Pacific

  • Equator - Challenge of Change (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Challenge of Change

    Africa's Great Rift Valley turns creatures of the forest into rulers of the grasslands.

  • Equator - Reef of Riches (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Reef of Riches

    Animals in the tropical jungle and on the coral reef.

  • Equator - Paradox of the Andes (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Paradox of the Andes

    Animals and plants cope with constantly changing weather in the Andes.

  • Equator - Rivers of the Sun (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Rivers of the Sun

    Fish living in the Amazon River struggle through drought for six months.

  • Equator - Battle for the Light (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Battle for the Light

    The rain forests of South East Asia are home to a large diversity of plants and animals.

  • Equator - Power of an Ocean (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Power of an Ocean

    How ocean currents affect the animals on the Galapagos and Palmyra islands.