Documentary fanatics rejoice! A new documentary, called "Our Planet," is now available on Netflix. The Netflix original explores the planet's beauty, and juxtaposes this with an examination of "how climate change impacts all living creatures."

The documentary is ruthless in its exposé of the devastating effects of climate change. One particular scene shows dozens of walruses plunging to their deaths, a phenomenon that is supposedly linked to climate change.

The scene has received a lot of attention online, with many taking to Twitter to express their dismay.

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TL;DR People are having strong emotional reactions to a scene in Netflix's new documentary that shows walruses falling to their deaths. The bizarre behaviour has been linked to climate change.

A clip of the scene gives us a glimpse of the episode. In it, we see walruses climbing to the top of a rocky hill. Because the ice has melted, the walrus have to go far to find food and return exhausted to the only place they can sleep: on a cramped hillside.

Exhausted and very crowded, many walruses slip and fall to their deaths.

The camera pans to show hundreds of bruised and bloody walrus corpses. The filmmakers look on in shock. One producer looks on with tears in her eyes. "That's the sad reality of climate change," she says. "It's really hard to witness this."

Here is the clip. It may be upsetting to some viewers.

The episode has shocked viewers. Many are saying that they could not help but tear up watching the scene. 

Some are saying that the scene is motivating them to do more to stop climate change.

Others feel helpless in the face of such widespread chaos.

I feel bad for the poor people who took hallucinogens thinking they were in for a good time and had to witness that.

Since the release of the new, 8-part series, the walrus have become the unexpected new face for climate change. The #ourplanet on twitter features a walrus emoji after the hastag.

It is clear that this has captured the audience's attention. The new series is a difficult but rewarding thing to watch. I fully recommend it.

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