Life on Fire

Premiered January 2013

The Life on Fire series offers a close up look at volcanoes, providing viewers with a never seen before look at their effect on the environment around them. Each episode paints survival stories around different volcanoes. From the dark abyss to pristine snow-capped peaks, spectacular scenery provides the backdrop for the extraordinary animals and plants that have learned to juggle with fire.

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Life on Fire

Phoenix Temple - Preview

Witness nature’s struggles to conquer ash and lava before a volcano's next eruption.

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Life on Fire

Volcano Doctors - Preview

Learn how volcanologists try to predict eruptions.

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Life on Fire

Icelandic Volcanoes - Preview

Learn which Icelandic volcano may awaken next and what the consequences could be.

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Life on Fire

Pioneers of the Deep - Preview

See how species have learned to cope with conditions in the Tongan archipelago.

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