An exploration of wildest Antarctica and the Arctic and the wildlife that has adapted to an icy existence.
A stunning 2 DVD collection that captures the awesome majestic chilling beauty and grandeur of the Arctic & Antarctic. In this world of harsh extremes witness bizarre frozen formations and horrific blizzards as our camera crews capture all of the seasons and their astounding wildlife all in dramatic action sequences from penguins and seals to whales and birds. Antarctic Highlights include: Minke whales prowling the edges of an ice floe watched by wary Emperor Penguins who finally plunge in. A leopard seal stalking Adelie penguins. King penguins walking with eggs and chicks on feet. Monster-sized elephant seals snapping at and biting each other. Fierce katabatic winds sweeping off the polar plateau into the sea. Ice formations below the surface including krill. Penguins of all species feeding their young and preparing nests. Huge colonies of Magellanic Penguins rushing into the water as they begin their winter at sea. A colony of Emperor Penguins in a blizzard. Arctic Highlights include: Grizzly Bear playing with their new spring cubs. Moose: female flees for her life chased by a large brown bear. Musk Ox: rutting males charge at one another at high speed colliding head-on. Lynx: cunning predators attacking and playing with a squirrel then fighting each other. Caribou: annual migration new born calves. Chased by a grizzly. Gray Wolves: hunting in packs they pursue a goat and then feast on it. Brown Bear: the master carnivore catching and gorging orgiastically on huge quantities of salmon.