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Earth: A New Wild

Earth: A New Wild is a five-part documentary series hosted by Dr. M. Sanjayan, taking a fresh look at humankind's relationship to the planet's wildest places and most fascinating species. Traveling across the continents and featuring spectacular natural history footage from the most striking places on Earth, this series takes fresh look at how humans can live alongside big animals like pandas, chimps, and tigers; uncovers a vital new understanding about how both humans and predators can help the animals found on the plains; reconsider the value of the world's forests; reveals a vibrant community of scientists, engineers and fishermen who are providing solutions that can help restore the oceans in astonishing ways; and unravels dramatic connections between freshwater and the health of the planet.

Episode 1 - Home
This program investigates our changing relationships with the wildness, focusing on the powerful stories that prove animals and humans can thrive side by side.

Episode 2 - Plains
Exploring the giant herds that roam the wild grasslands of the plains, this program uncovers a vital new understanding about how both humans and predators can help the animals found on the plains.

Episode 3 - Forests
This program journeys deep into the great forests of Earth for a new way of looking at these wild places and the animals that live there.

Episode 4 - Oceans
This program reveals a vibrant community of scientists, engineers and fishermen who are providing solutions that can help restore the oceans in astonishing ways.

Episode 5 - Water
Unraveling dramatic connections between freshwater and the health of the planet, this program uncovers spectacular wildlife stories that center on managing the natural pulse of the planet's water.


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