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Filmed in one of the most extreme and hard-to-reach locations in the world, 'Galapagos' explores the unique environments and species of the Galapagos. It will take viewers on a voyage to understand the stunning archipelago which changed the way we see the world and has long-remained a place of true interest with the nation's favourite naturalist. Written by Joyce M

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Remarkable 3D documentary
6 October 2016 | by (Moscow, USSR) – See all my reviews

Watched in 3D and I may say this is one of the best presentation I've ever seen. Pity 3D is dying nowadays.

Three episodes explaining how Galapagos islands appeared millions years ago, volcanic origins, how the unique location, combination of winds and currents, contributes to wildlife thrives. Both marine and land.

Focuses on evolution theory, explaining how continental species evolved and changed during millions years. Extremely interesting and insightful topic. Charles Darwin's theory was inspired after visiting these tiny Pacific islands.

Combine the narrative from David Attenborough with stunning shots and you get great documentary, although it's a bit different from BBC usual style, I can't complain.

PS The other reviewer mentioned BBC, but this series was produced by Sky.


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