David Attenborough on how he makes his TV epics more awesome than the last

The coolest man on earth! From the set of his latest series, David Attenborough reveals how he makes each of his TV epics more awesome than the last

10:44 PM on 14th October 2011

Momentous: In the coming weeks, we will see David Attenborough, 85, standing on the North Pole for the first time in his life in the new BBC series Frozen Planet

Momentous: In the coming weeks, we will see David Attenborough, 85, standing on the North Pole for the first time in his life in the new BBC series Frozen Planet

On the edge: Rope expert Tim Fogg is the man you need if you want to descend into a massive frozen crevasse

On the edge: Rope expert Tim Fogg is the man you need if you want to descend into a massive frozen crevasse

Up close: Killer whales in the series

Up close: Killer whales in the series