The islands found in the Southern Indian and Pacific Oceans are so remote that man hardly ever sets foot on them.
Fri, 20 Mar 8.30pm
In the Southern Atlantic and Indian Oceans, between the latitudes of 40 and 60 degrees South, there is a scattering of tiny, inhospitable islands that are crucial to the survival of millions of marine creatures that use these islands to breed.
Sub-Antarctica, where the mightiest current on Earth flows uninterrupted around our planet and the winds blow incessantly eastward. This vast and icy ocean is peppered by a scattering of tiny islands, inhospitable to man but crucial to the survival of millions of marine animals that are superbly adapted to life in the Southern Ocean and use these islands to breed: Seals, Penguins, Albatross and Southern Right Whales. Life on these islands is not easy and sometimes it is deadly. The world's greatest hunters, Killer Whales, hunt in the shallows of the islands.
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