Natural History Docos

Alice's Natural History section is dedicated to understanding the natural world and our place in it. Here you will also find documentaries concerning the human body (such as 'Where Did I Come From?') and the universe (including Carl Sagan's 'Cosmos' series).

A Lion Called Christian (2009)

In 2008, a YouTube clip featuring an emotional reunion between a lion and his former owners became an internet sensation... Now, in this remarkable do... Read more

Africa (2012)

Starring: David Attenborough, Narrated by

This is the world's wildest continent as you've never seen it before - an intense sensory adventure from the Atlas Mountains, through the Savannah lan... Read more

Aliens of the Deep (2005)

Director: James Cameron

Co-directed by James Cameron ("Titanic"), this breathtaking documentary follows the filmmaker and a team of marine biologists and NASA scientists as t... Read more

Alive - David Attenborough's Natural History Museum (2014)

Starring: David Attenborough

David Attenborough presents this documentary that brings to life the residents of London's Natural History Museum. From famously extinct creatures suc... Read more

Alive: David Attenborough's Natural History Museum (Blu-ray) (2014)

Starring: David Attenborough

In a tale of discovery, adventure and magic, join David Attenborough on a journey through the world-famous Natural History Museum in London As the do... Read more

An Inconvenient Truth (2006)

Director: Davis Guggenheim
Starring: Al Gore

The history and perils of global climate change are explored in this popular and controversial documentary featuring former vice president Al Gore. Ta... Read more

Animals Are Beautiful People (1974)

Director: Jamie Uys

Winner of the Best Documentary Golden Globe in 1975, this 'comic-umentary' from the creator of 'The Gods Must Be Crazy' was four years in the making,... Read more

Antarctica: A Year On Ice (2013)

Director: Anthony Powell

Filmed over 10 years, Frozen Planet photographer Anthony Powell presents a visually stunning and deeply personal chronicle of what it is like to live... Read more

Apollo 9: Spider Takes Flight (2004)

The Apollo 9 was the first crewed flight of the Lunar Module and was conducted to qualify the module for lunar operations. Approximately 70 hours into... Read more

Arctic (2011)

Starring: Bruce Parry

Following the six-month Polar summer - across Siberia, Greenland, Alaska, Canada, Russia and Norway - Bruce Parry ("Amazon") immerses himself in the r... Read more