The BEST Episodes of Night on Earth

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 27, 2020

Network: Netflix

The wonders of the nocturnal world reveal themselves like never before in this nature documentary series.

Moonlit Plains

#1 - Moonlit Plains

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 29, 2020

From the African savanna to the Peruvian desert, lives of predators and prey are closely linked to the moon’s cycles and the opportunities they bring.

star 7.82
82 votes
Frozen Nights

#2 - Frozen Nights

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 29, 2020

Mothers with cubs fight to survive, and a lonely monkey finds safety in numbers as animals navigate cold landscapes during the planet’s longest nights.

star 7.80
59 votes
Sleepless Cities

#3 - Sleepless Cities

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 29, 2020

After dark, the natural world appears in unnatural places: Migrating elephants stroll through town, and urbanized otters romp in the city.

star 7.68
41 votes
Dark Seas

#4 - Dark Seas

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 29, 2020

The oceans’ tides ebb and flow in concert with the moon, and so do the lives of the creatures below, from the largest whale shark to the smallest prawn.

star 7.55
38 votes
Jungle Nights

#5 - Jungle Nights

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 29, 2020

Beneath the jungle’s canopy, the night is alive with fantastic beasts, large and small, who use the darkness to socialize, hunt, climb and crawl.

star 7.39
46 votes
Dusk Till Dawn

#6 - Dusk Till Dawn

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 29, 2020

The night unfolds to reveal magic in the air, drama in the deep, and danger on the ground as animals across the planet rise with the sunset.

star 7.14
36 votes