The Life on Fire series offers a close up look at volcanoes, providing viewers with a never seen before look at their effect on the environment around them. Each episode paints survival stories around different volcanoes. From the dark abyss to pristine snow-capped peaks, spectacular scenery provides the backdrop for the extraordinary animals and plants that have learned to juggle with fire.

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  • Pioneers of the Deep

    See how species have learned to cope with conditions in the Tongan archipelago.


  • Ash Runners

    Learn how animals on New-Britain have learned to live with the Earth’s moods.


  • Phoenix Temple

    Witness nature’s struggles to conquer ash and lava before a volcano's next eruption.


  • The Surprise Salmon

    What happened to salmon forced from their natal river into the open ocean?


  • Volcano Doctors

    Learn how volcanologists try to predict eruptions.


  • Icelandic Volcanoes

    Learn which Icelandic volcano may awaken next and what the consequences could be.


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