Episodes 6

When the sun goes down, a new world awakes. New technology reveals the wonders of the planet in a completely new light. Across the globe we discover a hidden side to the world’s greatest landscapes and animals.

A ground-breaking seven-part series, narrated by Samira Wiley and including behind-the-scenes episode Shot in the dark.


Night on Earth scratches the human need to be reminded that there is more left to discover, that there are still some quasi-mystical elements of nature that science has barely had a chance to observe, much less explain.


Bill Markham

Series Producer

Martha Holmes

Chief Creative Officer, Natural History & Science