The sequel to Life on Earth, it is a study of the ways in which living organisms, including humans, adapt to their surroundings. Each of the twelve 50-minute episodes (one fewer than his previous series) featured a different environment.
The final instalment surveys those environments that have been created by and for humans. Man has spread to all corners of the globe â€” not because he has evolved to suit his surroundings, but because he has exploited the adaptations of other animal spec
The first episode begins in the worldâ€™s deepest valley: that of the Kali Gandaki river in the Himalayas. Its temperatures range from those of the tropics in its lower reaches to that of the poles higher up. It therefore shows how creatures become adapte
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