The latest from David Attenborough and the BBC's Natural History unit is everything we'd expect from them - glorious looking, scientifically sound, beautifully scored and regularly jaw-dropping. From thieving penguins to injured wolves to slo-mo frost formations, all guided by Attenborough's wise and witty tones, this has nary a bum note.
Reviewed by Helen O'Hara
Released: 03 January 2012
The mini ‘making of's for each episode are odysseys in their own right: what the crews go through to achieve those insanely beautiful shots deserves multiple medals