Step into a world where life is shaped by the greatest weather system on Earth. A sumptuous series exploring how wildlife and culture have been shaped by one of the greatest phenomena on earth: the monsoon winds that sweep across this vast region, turning drought into deluge. From The Himalayas to the Australian Outback, this series will take you on a wondrous journey through the lands of the monsoon.
1. Waiting for the Rains From India to Australia, all life awaits the transforming power of the monsoon rains. 2. Deluge The Asian monsoon arrives - the bringer of life and the destroyer. 3. The Drought The other face of the monsoon. Now, the winds turn dry and bring drought. 4. Strange Castaways A trip to the heart of the monsoon, a region of tropical islands and strange creatures. 5. People of the Monsoon The extraordinary story of the relationship between nature and the people of the monsoon.