BBC Two Human Planet (R) (T) Wed 16:15

Human Planet (R) (T)

Mankind's ability to survive in extreme environments, featuring visits to locations in remote parts of the world to see how people have adapted to their surroundings. The first episode focuses on how humans survive in marine conditions, and provides an insight into the different techniques used by subsistence whalers in Indonesia, fishermen in northern Spain, Brazil and the Philippines, and the Bajau Laut sea gypsies, whose methods include hunting underwater using spears. Narrated by John Hurt.

S01 E01