At the end of the world is the coldest, driest, highest and windiest continent surrounded by the wildest ocean on the planet. Extraordinary animals have evolved to thrive in this extreme place and in astounding abundance – from under the sea ice to mountaintops near the South Pole. Witness the rarest and most majestic animal behavior including the largest aggregation of great whales ever filmed. Antarctica is changing and scientific research is now showing us that what happens in this remote region, affects every single one of us. The story of Antarctica is a story of global unity.
No matter where you live, you are connected to this remarkable, but fragile ecosystem and we all have a role to play in protecting it. Join BBC Earth on an adventure into the unknown, and discover incredible new stories, and new scientific revelations.