The BEST Episodes of Absurd Planet
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Feb 8, 2021
A funny science series that offers an inside look into the lives of the planet's most intriguing animals, with narration provided by a cast of quirky animal creatures, as well as Mother Nature herself.
#1 - The Cycle of Life
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
For Earth’s largest rodent, life’s a beach. For mayflies, it lasts only one day. What counts isn’t quantity, but quality — and occasional cannibalism.
#2 - Raging Waters
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
Dive into an undersea world that's swimming with flirty amphibians, fishy friends, and sea-slug vacuums that keep things clean.
#3 - Mate Expectations
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
Time to talk about the birds, the bees and all the other animals with strange mating rituals. When two scorpions make love, it’s anything but lovely.
#4 - The Flight Stuff
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
Take to the skies to discover amazing murmurations of starlings and adorably pudgy puffins. Don’t mind the flying snakes, those wingless weirdos.
#5 - Eat Prey, Live
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
A butterfly that drinks turtle tears is just one of many organisms with unusual appetites and even odder methods of hunting and digesting their food.
#6 - H2 wOah
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
Bizarre dramas unfold in the world’s wet and wild oceans, including a leopard seal and a crustacean that team up to ruin an octopus's day.
#7 - Extremeliest
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
The miraculous Jesus Christ lizard and goo-spewing bombardier beetle stand out among nature’s oldest, fastest and just plain kookiest creatures.
#8 - Strangest Things
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
Say hello to Mother Nature’s all-star cast of confounding beasts, featuring Madagascar’s own death-metal lizard: the satanic leaf-tailed gecko.
#9 - Fights, Camera, Action!
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
Get ready for a rumble in the jungle. Whether clawing, crashing or headbanging, animal gladiators like to fight if love or status is on the line.
#10 - Strangerer Things
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
The parade of curiosities kicks off with a tiny lizard that fits on a fingertip and monkeys with huge noses. Some Hawaiian sand is fish poop — fact.
#11 - We're All the Same
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
Humans share a surprising number of traits with their critter kin, such as using tools, yawning, soaking in saunas and flipping real estate.
#12 - Absurd Is the Word
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 22, 2020
Did you know goats speak in different regional dialects? Incredible facts about everyday animals lead to one conclusion: being different is awesome.