From the makers of Earthflight and Polar Bear Spy on the Ice, the spycameras are back with this latest BBC series. This time they travel to Antarctica and the southern oceans, where they focus on the most charismatic and popular bird on Earth the penguin. Spycameras cleverly disguised as life size penguins infiltrate the colonies to capture their emotional and often amusing lives.
David Attenborough returns to the island of Madagascar on a very personal quest. In 1960 he visited the island to film one of his first ever wildlife series, Zoo Quest. Whilst he was there, he acquired a giant egg. It was the egg of an extinct bird known as the 'elephant bird' - the largest bird that ever lived. It has been one of his most treasured possessions ever since.
Michael Palin’s New Europe is a travel documentary presented by Michael Palin and first aired in 2007.
Palin visits 20 countries in Eastern Europe.The filming was done in 2006 and early 2007 using
HD (high definition) equipment.The result was made into seven one-hour programmes for BBC One
and simulcast on BBC HD. A book, New Europe, was also written describing the trip, and illustrated
with photographs by Basil Pao.