Wildest Africa
52:00

Wildest Africa: Zambezi - River Of Life

Season 1 Episode 9 SBS August 1, 2012

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Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. The wild water of Africa's Zambezi River spills over Victoria Falls. With a width of over one kilometre and ...

This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. The wild water of Africa's Zambezi River spills over Victoria Falls. With a width of over one kilometre and a height of 108 metres, the Victoria Falls forms the largest sheet of falling water in the world.

Wildest Africa
51:56

Wildest Africa: Virungas - Land Of Ice And Fire

Season 1 Episode 10 SBS August 8, 2012

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Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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Virunga National Park is notable for its chain of active volcanoes and the greatest diversity of habitats of any park in Africa: from steppes, savannahs and lava plains, ...

Virunga National Park is notable for its chain of active volcanoes and the greatest diversity of habitats of any park in Africa: from steppes, savannahs and lava plains, swamps and forests, to the icefields of the Ruwenzori mountains, which culminate in peaks above 5000 metres.

Wildest Africa
51:58

Wildest Africa: Mount Kenya - African Heart Of Ice

Season 1 Episode 11 SBS August 15, 2012

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Geography

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9-10
11-12
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This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Kilimanjaro is the tallest free-standing mountain rise in the world, rising 4,600 metres from its base, and ...

This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Kilimanjaro is the tallest free-standing mountain rise in the world, rising 4,600 metres from its base, and providing a dramatic view from the surrounding plains. Nestling in its foothills is Tsavo National Park.

Wildest Africa
51:57

Wildest Africa: Lake Turkana - Land Of The Crocodile

Season 1 Episode 12 SBS August 22, 2012

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Geography

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9-10
11-12
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Lake Turkana is both the world's largest permanent desert lake and largest alkaline lake, and is found in the north of Kenya's Rift Valley lakes. It is also known to be ...

Lake Turkana is both the world's largest permanent desert lake and largest alkaline lake, and is found in the north of Kenya's Rift Valley lakes. It is also known to be packed with large Nile crocodiles, thousands of them.

Wildest Africa: Ethiopia
51:56

Wildest Africa: Ethiopia: Land Of Extremes

Season 1 Episode 13 SBS August 29, 2012

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Geography

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9-10
11-12
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The Ethiopian Highlands are a rugged mass of mountains in Ethiopia, Eritrea and northern Somalia in the Horn of Africa. It is sometimes called the Roof of Africa for its ...

The Ethiopian Highlands are a rugged mass of mountains in Ethiopia, Eritrea and northern Somalia in the Horn of Africa. It is sometimes called the Roof of Africa for its height and the large area it covers. The Ethiopian highlands first began to rise 75 million years ago, pushed upwards by volcanic forces.

Wildest Africa: Namibia
51:58

Wildest Africa: Namibia: Sands Of Time

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS July 18, 2012

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Geography

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9-10
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This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Namibia - in the south-west of Africa is an arid, rough land. Its landscape is unique, with mammoth sand ...

This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Namibia - in the south-west of Africa is an arid, rough land. Its landscape is unique, with mammoth sand dunes and rocky mountains. The place has been inhabited for hundreds of years by the Himba people, who demonstrate their strong connections to their ancestors through time tested rituals, along with stone and cave paintings.

Wildest Africa: Ngorongoro
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Wildest Africa: Ngorongoro: Born Of Fire

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS July 25, 2012

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Geography

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This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Ngorongoro is thought to have formed about 2.5 million years ago from a large volcano whose cone collapsed ...

This series showcases some of Africa's most spectacular locations. Ngorongoro is thought to have formed about 2.5 million years ago from a large volcano whose cone collapsed inward after a major eruption, leaving the present vast, unbroken crater as its landmark.

Wildest Africa: Nile
52:02

Wildest Africa: Nile: An African Odyssey

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS March 28, 2012

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Geography

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9-10
11-12
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This series looks at some of Africa's most spectacular locations and how these natural wonders are being threatened by environmental pressures. The longest river in the world ...

This series looks at some of Africa's most spectacular locations and how these natural wonders are being threatened by environmental pressures. The longest river in the world at 6,700 kilometres, the Nile drains over three million square kilometres. Some of its water takes six months to reach the sea.

Wildest Africa: Okavango
51:57

Wildest Africa: Okavango: Water in the Desert

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS July 11, 2012

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Geography

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This series celebrates some of Africa's most spectacular locations, and reveals how they are under threat from environmental pressures. The Okavango Delta is a huge oasis ...

This series celebrates some of Africa's most spectacular locations, and reveals how they are under threat from environmental pressures. The Okavango Delta is a huge oasis right in the heart of the Kalahari Desert. Fed by the Okavango River, and locked in a complex cycle of flood and drought, it is a magnet for people and wildlife in this otherwise parched land.

Wildest Arctic
49:58

Wildest Arctic: Arctic Ocean: The Frozen Sea

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS March 13, 2013

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Science

7-8
9-10
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The Arctic Circle is one of the last great wildernesses on earth, where the ocean turns to ice, and land and sea merge into one. This is a place where animals inspire myths ...

The Arctic Circle is one of the last great wildernesses on earth, where the ocean turns to ice, and land and sea merge into one. This is a place where animals inspire myths and legends, and the species that survive here have evolved to live above and beneath the ice.

Wildest Arctic
50:05

Wildest Arctic: The Tundra - Desert Of Ice

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS March 27, 2013

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7-8
9-10
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Covering one fifth of the Earth's surface, the Arctic tundra is one of the coldest and driest places on the planet.

Covering one fifth of the Earth's surface, the Arctic tundra is one of the coldest and driest places on the planet.

Wildest Arctic
49:58

Wildest Arctic: Iceland - Land Of Fire And Ice

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS April 3, 2013

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7-8
9-10
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Iceland is home to some of the planet's rarest creatures and it harbours some of the most extreme environments on Earth. On the highly volcanic Mid-Atlantic Ridge, new land is ...

Iceland is home to some of the planet's rarest creatures and it harbours some of the most extreme environments on Earth. On the highly volcanic Mid-Atlantic Ridge, new land is forged every day in Iceland's heart of fire.

Wildest Arctic: Taiga
49:58

Wildest Arctic: Taiga: The Frozen Forests

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS March 20, 2013

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Containing one third of the world's trees, the frozen forests of the Taiga truly are the 'lungs of the planet'. This great forest spans right around the globe: across North ...

Containing one third of the world's trees, the frozen forests of the Taiga truly are the 'lungs of the planet'. This great forest spans right around the globe: across North America, Scandinavia, and extending across Siberia to the shores of the Pacific.

Wildest India
52:03

Wildest India: Thar Desert - Sacred Sands

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS April 25, 2012

Earth and environment

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
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This landmark series is a celebration of India's most spectacular landscapes and incredible wildlife. From the 'home of snow' in the epic Himalayan Mountains, to the mighty ...

This landmark series is a celebration of India's most spectacular landscapes and incredible wildlife. From the 'home of snow' in the epic Himalayan Mountains, to the mighty River Ganges - the lifeblood of India, and then cross to India's lost world of the north east, home to head hunting tribes and tiger infested forests.

Wildest India
52:00

Wildest India: Ganges - River Of Life

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS May 2, 2012

Earth and environment

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This episode features the River Ganges, lifeblood of India, which carves out a dramatic path as it flows right across the subcontinent.

This episode features the River Ganges, lifeblood of India, which carves out a dramatic path as it flows right across the subcontinent.

Wildest India
51:59

Wildest India: Himalayas - Surviving The Summits

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS May 9, 2012

Earth and environment

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
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This episode features the epic Himalayan Mountains, which form a border between the Indian subcontinent and the rest of Asia.

This episode features the epic Himalayan Mountains, which form a border between the Indian subcontinent and the rest of Asia.

Wildest India
52:00

Wildest India: Western Ghats - Monsoon Mountains

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS May 16, 2012

Earth and environment

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
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This episode features the Western Ghats, known locally as the Sahyadri Hills, which are made up of the Malabar Plains and a continuous chain of mountains.

This episode features the Western Ghats, known locally as the Sahyadri Hills, which are made up of the Malabar Plains and a continuous chain of mountains.

Wildest India
52:02

Wildest India: India's Lost World

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS May 23, 2012

Earth and environment

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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From the snow-capped Himalayas and mighty Ganges to the lost world of the north-east, this five part series celebrates India's spectacular landscapes and wildlife. This ...

From the snow-capped Himalayas and mighty Ganges to the lost world of the north-east, this five part series celebrates India's spectacular landscapes and wildlife. This episode features India's iconic wildlife, secret locations, epic landscapes and colourful beauty.