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David Attenborough's Light on Earth

Luminous beings, creatures with their own internal light, enchant and astonish us. Anyone who has seen a firefly or glow-worm cannot help but fall under their spell. The sea at night sparkles, as millions of luminous plankton reveal the shapes of dolphins, fish and whales in a truly spectacular and magical light show. Wherever the scientists look, they find living lights. We will enter into the unknown universe of the dark deep sea where the only illumination is living light. Here weird and wonderful creatures hunt, mate and even hide using light! Join Sir David Attenborough and a team of the world’s leading scientists and deep-sea explorers on a quest to reveal the secrets of living lights.

Production Company:
A Terra Mater Factual Studios/Ammonite Films production in co-production with CuriosityStream in association with BBC, UKTV and ABC Australia
Running Time:
47 mins
Categories Nominated:
Science Award, Technical Innovation Award
Categories Won:
Science Award, Technical Innovation Award


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