The BEST Episodes of Our Planet (2019)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 2, 2019

Network: Netflix

Experience our planet's natural beauty and examine how climate change impacts all living creatures in this ambitious documentary of spectacular scope.


#1 - Forests

Season 1 - Episode 8

Examine the fragile interdependence that exists between forests' wide variety of residents, including bald eagles, hunting dogs and Siberian tigers.

star 8.65
209 votes
Directors: Jeff Wilson
One Planet

#2 - One Planet

Season 1 - Episode 1

Witness the planet's breathtaking diversity -- from seabirds carpet-bombing the ocean to wildebeests eluding the wild dogs of the Serengeti.

star 8.63
493 votes
Directors: Adam Chapman
Frozen Worlds

#3 - Frozen Worlds

Season 1 - Episode 2

On the unforgiving frontier of climate change, polar bears, walruses, seals and penguins find their icy Edens in peril.

star 8.63
369 votes
Directors: Sophie Lanfear
The High Seas

#4 - The High Seas

Season 1 - Episode 6

Venture into the deep, dark and desolate oceans that are home to an abundance of beautiful -- and downright strange -- creatures.

star 8.58
227 votes
Directors: Hugh Pearson

#5 - Jungles

Season 1 - Episode 3

Jungles and rainforests are home to an incredible variety of species like preening birds, intelligent orangutans and remarkable ambitious ants.

star 8.50
337 votes
Directors: Huw Cordey
Coastal Seas

#6 - Coastal Seas

Season 1 - Episode 4

From fearsome sharks to lowly urchins, 90 percent of marine creatures live in coastal waters. Protecting these habitats is a battle humanity must win.

star 8.48
291 votes
Directors: Hugh Pearson
Fresh Water

#7 - Fresh Water

Season 1 - Episode 7

The need for fresh water is as strong as ever. However, the supply is becoming increasingly unpredictable for all manner of species.

star 8.44
206 votes
Directors: Mandi Stark
From Deserts to Grasslands

#8 - From Deserts to Grasslands

Season 1 - Episode 5

Cameras follow desert elephants seeking sustenance, bison roaming North America grasslands and caterpillars living the good life underground.

star 8.38
253 votes
Directors: Adam Chapman