25 GIFs From 'Planet Earth II' That Show How Tragicomic Nature Can Be

Just wow!

Whet your appetite for the upcoming U.S. launch of the “Planet Earth II” series with these 25 sublime GIFs from the show.

From flirting to faceplants and failed hunts, they prove just how funny or fatal nature can often be.

British naturalist Sir David Attenborough narrates the BBC Studios production, which is currently on air in the United Kingdom and premieres in the United States via BBC America on Jan. 28.

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Faceplant
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Slip Slidin' Away
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Christmas Day Gifts
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Life Can Be Like...
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Quietly Does It
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Look At Me! Look At Me!
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Learn To Walk Before You Can Run
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Mom? Where ARE You?
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Hitching A Ride
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If At First You Don't Succeed...
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Faceplant... 2...
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You Lookin' At Me?
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Brushing It Off
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Mushrooming
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Lashing Out
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Checking You Out
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So Close, Yet So Far
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Pounce Party
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Forget About Your Worries And Your Strife...
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I Wanna Dance With Somebody
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Warning, I'm Crabby
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Smackdown
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Just Don't...
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Who? What? Where?
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Slow Coach

Check out more GIFs from the show here. Watch the epic trailer for “Planet Earth II” below: