Within each habitat, we take a journey of exploration. Saving species: Many of the animals featured in Planet Earth are endangered so do we face an extinction crisis? I cannot emphasize enough how fascinating I found the book. Great Plains: From the baking savannahs of Africa to the frozen tundra of the Arctic, discover the greatest gatherings of wildlife on Earth. Living Together looks at the challenges facing conservation in the 21st Century and looks at the role of religion in promoting a moral and ethical approach to the world we live in. Planet Earth takes you to places you've never been to experience sights and sounds never before captured on film.
We also see the animals living in the rainforests. Pages 188-193 combine text of a recent cave discovery in New Mexico with some neat pictures of those same caves. Prepare to be overwhelmed by the beauty and majesty of Planet Earth. I think the decisions were usually pretty wise. This book brings together a very special collection of pictures.
Experience sights and sound never before captured on film. On pages 222-223, there is another wonderful satellite photo of the world's largest river delta. More than five years in the making, the series presents never-before-seen animal behaviors, startling views of locations captured by cameras for the first time, and an unprecedented look at Earth's creatures from biological and ecological perspectives. Not only was it full of fascinating examples and marvellous photographs, the book clearly explained why the zones were different. The chapter on rainforests Chapter 9 is also beautiful.
Leading naturalists, economists, and scientists debate strategies for preserving the environment while maintaining economic expansion in emerging countries, including ecotourism and responsible farming. Des séquences d'actions rarissimes, un cadre grandiose, des lieux inaccessibles et des moments d'une intimité surprenante avec les plus mal aimés, les plus sauvages, et les plus insaisissables des animaux. This item planet earth as youve never seen it before by alastair fothergill hardcover 3499 only 1 left in stock order soon ships from and sold by nisez trading we ship worldwide. We air right here tomorrow night. The book was obviously edited to provide the most unusual views, even where reproduction would suffer some. Amazing accomplishment; it outdoes anything of its ilk I have seen before.
Stunning photos, no pages missing or foxing. With the help of this highly advanced technology and the world's premier wildlife photographers, the book takes us on a spectacular journey from the world's greatest rivers and impressive gorges, to its mightiest mountains, hidden caves and caverns, and vast deserts. Having watched the entire planet earth series on the Discovery channel I decided to purchase this accompanying book and it was one of the best decisions i made. Prepare yourself for a spectacular tour of the world's many habitats, each possessing its own unique mood. Category: Biodiversity Author : W. Brings a new appreciation of it all!! Includes some of the most reclusive creatures on the planet and the secrets of their survival.
Seasonal forests: From the evergreen forests of the frozen North to the deciduous dry forests of the tropics, these woodlands illustrate the intense seasonality of the Earth. The book's main drawback is that the photographs are often not reproduced very well. Showing cities all over the world from orbit from north america to india with a dramatic beethoven soundtrack. These are all real creatures. The pictues are just awesome and I couldn't stop showing my hubby every single one of them for some reason he didn't seem to care too much. Five years in production, over 2000 days in the field, using 40 cameramen filming across 200 locations, this is the ultimate portrait of our planet.
Without fresh water there is no life on land, while the sun dominates the lives of all animals and plants on Earth and defines their habitats -- Mountains: This tour of our mightiest mountain ranges, starting with the birth of a mountain at one of the lowest place on Earth and ending at the summit of Everest, takes in some of the most reclusive creatures on the planet and reveals the secrets of their survival -- Fresh water: This episode follows the descent of rivers from their mountain sources to the sea and showcases the unique and dramatic wildlife found within Earth's unexplored waters. A wild on drug recall on camera. Using state-of-the-art tracking shots and stunning aerials, Planet Earth moves along the dark forest floor, up through the layers of vegetation and across the canopy -- Shallow seas: Planet Earth follows a humpback whale mother and calf on an epic journey through the shallow seas of our planet. As the , a new map does just that. Witness mass migration spectacles, bioluminescent corals and rarely seen mountain cats, all beautifully captured by the world's best nature photographers. State of the art filming techniques andf dramatic Cineflex aerial photography give you a glimpse of the natural world that will astound your eyes for hours. You will become involved with Mr.
Meanwhile, in the Arctic, the polar bear is forced to swim vast distances and take on one of the deadliest adversaries on the planet. The chapter on rainforests Chapter 9 is also beautiful. Seasonal forests -- Ocean deep. From pole to pole introduction : Looks at our planet as a whole and considers key factors that have shaped its natural history. Your visitors will thank you! The narration can also be rather simplistic, generic ands a bit 'twee' for my liking.
And why should we care? We also see the animals living in the rainforests. Planet Earth captures breathtaking sequences of predators and their prey, lush vistas of forests viewed from the tops of towering trees, the oceans and their mysterious creatures viewed from beneath the surface, and much more—in a magnificent adventure that brings unknown wonders of the natural world into our living rooms. Blake surrounds himself with a bizarre group of employees and travels the world with his friend and employee Victor. Great Plains: From the baking savannahs of Africa to the frozen tundra of the Arctic, discover the greatest gatherings of wildlife on Earth. It must surely also be seen as an eloq The first thing that a reader notes, as he or she leafs through the pages of this volume, is the spectacular color photos. From pole to pole introduction : Looks at our planet as a whole and considers key factors that have shaped its natural history.
Blake is gathering an army, but what does he need this army for? From pole to pole: The introduction to the series looks at our planet as a whole and considers the key factors that have shaped its natural history. It has even caught the attention of teenagers! Many of the images reveal inaccessible places and record animal behavior that has never been filmed or photographed before. You can't resist picking it up and looking through. Using the latest aerial surveillance, state-of-the-art cameras, and high definition technology, the creators have assembled more than 400 photographs of landscapes from around the globe, including footage of rarely seen creatures. Includes sequences of predators and their prey, lush vistas of forests viewed from the tops of towering trees, the oceans and their mysterious creatures viewed from beneath the surface, and more. Made up of what looks to be screen captures of the vivid images that startled onscreen, the chapters bring each biome to life mainly through the flora and fauna that inhabit them uniquely with the exception being the crossover intrusion of man. If you are truly someone that is looking for dazzling picture quality and detail, do not purchase is book.