Life in the Freezer

Life in the Freezer

David Attenborough explores life on the planet's icy regions.

Episode Guide

  • Life in the Freezer - Footsteps in the Snow (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Footsteps in the Snow

    The early exploration and exploitation of the Antarctic, and a look at some of the problems that arose during the production of this series.

  • Life in the Freezer - The Big Freeze (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Big Freeze

    With midwinter in the Antarctic comes darkness and the worst weather on the planet, yet life abounds under the ice.

  • Life in the Freezer - The Door Closes (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Door Closes

    With the ice and snow of autumn, animals of the Antarctic rush to finish breeding before leaving their summer home.

  • Life in the Freezer - The Race to Breed (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Race to Breed

    During the brief Antarctic summer, animals are in a frantic race to reproduce.

  • Life in the Freezer - The Ice Retreats (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Ice Retreats

    As the ice retreats from the Antarctic, the animals hurry to begin the reproductive cycle. Host: David Attenborough.

  • Life in the Freezer - The Bountiful Sea (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Bountiful Sea

    How ice governs the wildlife that thrives in the Antarctic.