Tagged: christopher plummer

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Miracle Planet: Ep.1 – The Violent Past

Miracle Planet is a five-part documentary series, co-produced by Japan’s NHK and the National Film Board of Canada (NFB), narrated by Christopher Plummer, which tells the 4.6-billion-year-old story of how life has evolved from...

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Miracle Planet: Ep.2 – Snowball Earth

Miracle Planet is a five-part documentary series, co-produced by Japan’s NHK and the National Film Board of Canada (NFB), narrated by Christopher Plummer, which tells the 4.6-billion-year-old story of how life has evolved from...

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Miracle Planet: Ep.3 – New Frontiers

This third episode follows our ancestors from the shallow saltwater seas to the freshwater rivers, then discusses the colonization of land. The focus is mainly on the Devonian and Carboniferous periods. Miracle Planet is...

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Miracle Planet: Ep.4 – Extinction And Rebirth

Extinction And Rebirth documents the time about 250 million years ago, when all life nearly disappeared from planet Earth. Scientists now believe the cause was an eruption of the Earth’s molten core that triggered...

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Miracle Planet: Ep.5 – Survival of the Fittest

This episode chronicles primates that would evolve to become humans and why the Cro-Magnons succeeded over Neanderthals. Miracle Planet is a five-part 2005 documentary series, co-produced by Japan’s NHK and the National Film Board...