Discovery Channel Explores Our ‘Human Planet’

April 8, 2011 | by gweiswasser

If you are a fan of Discovery Channel‘s Life and Planet Earth, then get ready for Human Planet.  Like the other two series, Human Planet is a sweeping and visually stunning presentation, this time focusing on people’s incredible ability to survive and thrive in our planet’s most extreme environments.

From oceans to jungles to deserts, Human Planet tells the story of the complex, profound and sometimes challenging relationship between humankind and nature. Premiering on Sunday night at 8pm ET/PT on Discovery Channel and narrated by Dirty Jobs‘ Mike Rowe, Human Planet‘s six episodes take viewers around the globe to look at life on the extremes.

Go behind the scenes of Human Planet, take a quiz to test your survival skills, and take a look at what you’ll see on Human Planet starting on Sunday night: