BBC Offers Free Planet Earth Episode on iTunes

April 13, 2010

in Freebies

In celebration of Earth Day’s 40th anniversary this year, BBC Earth is offering Planet Earth’s first episode, From Pole to Pole for free via instant download on iTunes now through 4/26/10 (US Only).

The Planet Earth series contains 11 episodes in total, each averaging 45 minutes in length ($1.99 per episode).


“This jaw-dropping, 11-part series from the BBC’s Natural History Unit presents the epic story of life on Earth. Series producer Alastair Fothergill and his team spent four years in production, over 2000 days in the field, using 71 cameramen filming across 204 locations in 62 countries to capture the ultimate portrait of our planet.”

“Using a budget of unprecedented proportions and captured on HD cameras, Planet Earth is among the highest rated and best selling HD programs ever made. It offers stunning visuals perfect for any HD television or HD handheld device like the Apple iPad …”

More information including extra photos and videos can be found at: and you can begin downloading the free episode on iTunes now.

Special thanks to American Pop for sending me this “freebie for Earth Day” tip!

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