Life On Fire
Icelandic Volcanoes (#101)
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Premieres Wednesday, January 2, 2013, 10:00-11:00 pm ET The eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland... 01:50
Full Program: See how species have learned to cope with conditions in the Tongan archipelago. 52:55
Full Program: Learn how animals on New-Britain have learned to live with the Earth’s moods. 52:54
Premieres Wednesday, January 30, 2013 from 10:00 - 11:00 pm ET Learn how animals on New-Britain, off the coast of... 01:21
Full Program: Witness nature’s struggles to conquer ash and lava before a volcano's next eruption. 52:55
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Series Description: Volcanoes are among the most spectacular and powerful forces on our planet. They create new land, change landscapes and destroy civilizations, but more than two billion years ago, they also breathed life into our world. From the ocean abyss to snow-covered summits, this ambitious series paints a detailed picture of the struggles and amazing intimacy required to survive around volcanoes. Spectacular scenery provides the backdrop for the extraordinary animals and plants that have learned to juggle with fire. Fragile and engaging, these creatures teach us lessons in survival in a world as fascinating as it is dangerous.
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