Peru: Extreme Planet

October 2017
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Season 1 Episode 3 - The Pacific Coast

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Clouds and preciptiation trapped by the Andean summits have now given way to complete deserts: the Nazca and Pisco Deserts, considered to be some of the driest places on earth. Cyril is joined by scientific journalist Emmanuelle Grundmann. Together they discover an oasis that is home to one of the most amazing trees in the world, the huarango.
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Season 1 Episode 2 - The Andes And The Altiplano

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Cyril and Anne continue their journey in the Andes where they discover the most active tropical glaciers in the world. Reaching heights of more than 6,000 meters, these ice giants act as the water reserve for all of its surrounding regions. At this high altitude is also an extraordinary array of plant and animal life, including the astonishing puya plants, the Titicaca water frog and the rare Andean spectacled bear.
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Season 1 Episode 1 - The Amazon Rainforest

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One of the world's top wildlife photographers, Cyril Ruoso, is partnered up with a scientific journalist for an adventurous journey through three of the most extreme ecosystems on our planet, the impenetrable rainforest of the Amazon, the skyscraping glaciers of the Andes, and the desert plains of the Pacific Coast of Peru. During their search for rare and uncommon species, they meet with scientists and discover what links all three ecosystems together. Finally, they understand the need to pres...
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