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Episode 2

In the second episode, Chris looks at events that stop us in our tracks, invade our world and disrupt our lives. He travels to a village awash with billions of tiny crabs, meets people who faced an angry mob of elk and visits the town that woke up to an apocalyptic sky.

1 hour

Clips

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:11

    The Ting Tings

    Great DJ

  • 00:17

    Four Tet

    There Is Love In You

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Chris Packham
Producer Jennie Hammond
Series Producer Lucinda Axelsson
Executive Producer Tim Scoones

Broadcasts

  • Wed 2 Jan 2013 20:00
  • Tue 8 Jan 2013 19:00
  • Thu 24 Jan 2013 02:20
  • Mon 18 Feb 2013 00:05
  • Wed 8 May 2013 19:00
  • Thu 4 Sep 2014 15:45
  • Tue 27 Oct 2015 15:30
  • Thu 4 Aug 2016 14:10
  • Thu 26 Jul 2018 15:15

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