Earth 2….. SORRY!!! BBC PLANET Earth II; First hit (Episode: “Islands”) is free @Amazon & @iTunes

TL;DR;  You can get the First Episode in HD or SD:

Islands“: From adorable pygmy sloths to huge living dragons, islands offer a refuge for the planet’€™s strangest creatures. But life on these isolated lands is full of unexpected challenges.
for Free at Amazon Video and iTunes, but remember the other 5 episodes in the series will cost you once they have you (or your kid) hooked!


Don’t be concerned; Earth 2 isn’t coming back (they had a car driving in background of the first show on another planet). For those too old to remember us old timers; aka we owned REVOLUTIONARY Motorola microTACs:

This is what Paul remembers:

  • a long van of sorts
  • a kid going missing
  • people popping up out of the ground

BenC:

  • yeah and those electric shocking sticks
  • some medical cure
  • there was a satellite for some reason
[Fell free to flame us in the comments for our remembrance of this show]

No no, this is an actual [Deal] Post about the amazing BBC Planet Earth II:

 

This swarming behavior is also seen at most tech shows post keynote, see Paul’s CES coverage from year’s past.

 

You can get the First Episode in HD or SD:

Islands“: From adorable pygmy sloths to huge living dragons, islands offer a refuge for the planet’€™s strangest creatures. But life on these isolated lands is full of unexpected challenges.
for Free at Amazon Video and iTunes, but remember the other 5 episodes in the series will cost you once they have you (or your kid) hooked!

The Stats:

Genre Nature documentary
Narrated by David Attenborough
Musical
Composers
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language

English

(British English
to be Precise)

No. of episodes 6

 

 

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Ben C

First phone: Wall-mounted rotary dial.
First cellphone: Motorola StarTac (dozens of antennas)
First Android: Droid Incredible: rooted, ended up on CM
Current: Nexus 6P (2nd) on LineageOS & Amazon Fire 7" (Fire_Ford 2015) NEXUS ROM
Other stuff: OSX, FreeBSD, FreeNAS, Debian, AWS, Ubuntu, OpenWRT, DD-WRT, support a bunch of Mac Homebrew stuff, and contribute where I can on GitHub. Particularly involved in the Open Humans and MyCroft AI communities.
Fun stuff: dad, photographer, dog-owner, Subaru owner, water and nature lover.