Human Planet

Sundays, 8:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

60 minutes

No one really knows how many creatures live on planet earth, each adapted to its own unique environment. But there is only one creature, one species, that lives everywhere: us. Wherever it's possible to survive on the earth, humans have made a home. And this is our story.

Sundays, 8:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

60 minutes

No one really knows how many creatures live on planet earth, each adapted to its own unique environment. But there is only one creature, one species, that lives everywhere: us. Wherever it's possible to survive on the earth, humans have made a home. And this is our story.

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A look at the one environment that's been made by us for us - the city. Over half of the world's population now lives in the urban jungle. The city is built to keep untamed nature out - but nature can't be pushed away. From bed bugs sucking our blood at night to rats in our restaurants, many animals have adapted to a life with us.

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s1e6 Cities
April 24, 2011
A look at the one environment that's been made by us for us - the city. Over half of the world's population now lives in the urban jungle. The city is built to keep untamed nature out - but nature can't be pushed away. From bed bugs sucking our blood at night to rats in our restaurants, many animals have adapted to a life with us.
Series Finale
Deserts are the least populated of all environments on earth for a reason. Whether you're a boy racing a herd of thirsty elephants to the next watering hole, or a young girl learning how to find a well in the middle of featureless sand dunes, survival in the desert always depends on finding water.

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s1e5 Deserts
April 24, 2011
Deserts are the least populated of all environments on earth for a reason. Whether you're a boy racing a herd of thirsty elephants to the next watering hole, or a young girl learning how to find a well in the middle of featureless sand dunes, survival in the desert always depends on finding water.
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Rivers and Oceans
April 10, 2011
April 10, 2011
Rivers and Oceans
Series Premiere
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Mountains
April 10, 2011
April 10, 2011
Mountains
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Arctic
April 17, 2011
April 17, 2011
Arctic
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Deserts
April 24, 2011
April 24, 2011
Deserts
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Cities
April 24, 2011
April 24, 2011
Cities
Series Finale

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