The Worst Episodes of Frozen Planet: When Nature Goes Wrong.

If you’re a fan of David Attenborough’s nature documentaries, you’ve probably already been swept away by the stunning visuals and heartwarming stories of Frozen Planet. But let’s be real, even the greatest shows have their not-so-great moments. That’s why we’ve rounded up the worst episodes of Frozen Planet, so you can avoid the snooze-fests and get straight to the good stuff. From underwhelming animal encounters to lackluster cinematography, these episodes are the polar opposite of what makes this show so incredible. So grab some popcorn (and maybe a warm blanket) and get ready to cringe at the low points of this otherwise amazing series.
On Thin Ice

On Thin Ice

Season 1 – Episode 7

Air Date: 2011-12-07

A look at how scientists measure changes in the polar regions and what those changes mean for the animals and people who live there, as well as the rest of the planet.

To the Ends of the Earth

To the Ends of the Earth

Season 1 – Episode 1

Air Date: 2011-10-26

A survey of the Arctic and Antarctic, discovering magical new ice worlds inhabited by the most extraordinary animal survivors on Earth.

The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier

Season 1 – Episode 6

Air Date: 2011-11-30

Humans have no natural protection against the cold of the polar regions. Why, therefore, have we been visiting these remote places for thousands of years; and what keeps us going back today?

Spring

Spring

Season 1 – Episode 2

Air Date: 2011-11-02

The sun returns after months of darkness, dynamically transforming the landscape. Millions of migrants join the hardy residents as they find mates and begin to breed.

Summer

Summer

Season 1 – Episode 3

Air Date: 2011-11-09

Summer creates a window of opportunity that attracts hordes of visitors who cram a lifetime of drama into a few short months as they feed, fight, and rear their young.

Autumn

Autumn

Season 1 – Episode 4

Air Date: 2011-11-16

Polar landscapes are transformed as the big freeze returns. Most animals leave on epic journeys, some now battle to breed, and, for the hardy few, it’s a time of opportunity.

Winter

Winter

Season 1 – Episode 5

Air Date: 2011-11-23

During winter most animals abandon the polar regions, but a few extreme survivors remain. This is the story of their strategies and battles to survive the planet’s harshest weather.