7 Highest-Rated BBC Documentaries to Watch

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Planet Earth (2006) - 9.4/10 Rating

Narrated by David Attenborough, the show followed different habitats across Earth and delved into the wildlife in each.

Life (2009) - 9.1/10 Rating

The BBC crew followed various threads of the idea of life: from threats to it in the modern world to its evolution over time.

Life on Earth (1979) - 9.1/10 Rating

Attenborough undertook an adventure that became a groundbreaking study of the evolution of life on Earth.

The Life of Mammals (2002) - 9.1/10 Rating

Followed the many groups of mammals - including human beings - and how they have evolved over time.

Frozen Planet (2011-2012) - 9.1/10 Rating

Focuses on life on and the environs of the Arctic and Antarctic regions.

The Blue Planet (2001) - 9/10 Rating

Examines the lives of those that dwell beneath the surface of the Earth's five oceans.

Human Planet (2011) - 9/10 Rating

Looks at some of the most incredible human stories from across the world and also the species' interaction with wildlife.