Check out the trailer.

By Erika Owen
October 17, 2016
New Planet Earth Season
Credit: © Paul Brehem 2005/BBC

Last week BBC Earth confirmed, by way of a soothing new trailer, that a sequel to its beloved "Planet Earth" series is on its way.

It's been 10 years since the original documentary series—a stunning, intimate portrait of the world's most complex ecosystems—baited the hearts of science fans, animal lovers, and high-schoolers who had already taken their AP exams.

There's no official release date yet, but superfans can stoke their excitement by having a look at the trailer, below: