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Series: Japan Earth Enchanted Islands

 

Honshu

   2017    Nature
Japan's landscapes range from snowy mountains to subtropical warmth. They are full of wildlife - and animals' and people's lives often cross as they adapt to these extremes. The central island of Honshu is home to over 100 million people, and its biggest city, Tokyo, is one of the largest urban metropolises on earth. But it has a wild heart - most of Honshu is mountainous. This wilderness is home to an astonishing range of wildlife - black bears, monkeys, exquisite fireflies and even cow demons. But all across this island, from the mountains to the edge of the sea, people and nature are drawn together in the most unexpected ways.

The Southwest Islands

   2017    Nature
In the far south west of Japan, there is a chain of islands stretching towards the tropics - a place where all life is influenced by the power of the sea, and where volcanoes and typhoons are forces to be reckoned with. The journey begins at an island at the top of the chain and travels south, revealing unexpected stories of isolation, unique wildlife and unsolved mysteries.

Colour The Spectrum of Science
Colour The Spectrum of Science

   2015    Science
Blood of the Vikings
Blood of the Vikings

   2001    History
The Making of the Mob
The Making of the Mob

   2016    History
Space Race
Space Race

   2005    Technology
The Beauty of Maps
The Beauty of Maps

   2010    Art
The Secrets of Quantum Physics
The Secrets of Quantum Physics

   2014    Science
Chased by Sea Monsters
Chased by Sea Monsters

   2003    Science
Life
Life

   2009    Nature