Antarctic

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    Video caption: The Brunt crack that produced a new Antarctic iceberg

    A big iceberg breaks away from the Antarctic, close to Britain's Halley research station.

  2. Ice Worlds

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    Video caption: David Attenborough examines the frozen worlds of the Arctic and Antarctic.

    Documentary series which celebrates earth in its natural glory. How the advance and retreat of the ice in the polar regions becomes a real challenge to the animals.

  3. Deep Ocean: Giants of the Antarctic Deep

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    Video caption: Documentary that reveals the strange forms of life that thrive in the Southern Ocean.

    Documentary about the first scientific research undertaken in a submersible in the Antarctic that reveals the extraordinary forms of life that thrive in the Southern Ocean.

  4. Penguins

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    Video caption: How the penguin's legs, wings and body shape have helped it conquer a range of habitats.

    Chris Packham explores what makes animal groups successful. He looks at how the penguin's legs, wings and body shape have allowed it to adapt to a range of environments.

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    Video caption: RAF plane returns to inspect crumbling giant iceberg

    A military plane goes back to assess the colossal A68a iceberg and its new daughter berg A68d.

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    Video caption: The evolving shape of mighty iceberg A68a

    It was for a time the biggest berg in the world but gradually it has lost much of its bulk.