Tagged: earth

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...

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...

Alien Earths

Join leading astronomers on a visual journey beyond our solar system in search of planets like Earth. Using CGI animation, this show explores bizarre worlds that stretch our imagination: planets with iron rain and...

How Earth Made Us: Human Planet

In this series Professor Iain Stewart looks at how four geological forces have shaped human history. In this fifth and last episode he explores the most recent dominant force on earth, humans. It’s easy...

How Earth Made Us: Fire

Professor Iain Stewart continues his epic exploration of how planet Earth has shaped human history. In this episode he explores man’s relationship with fire. He says, “Fire is the human signature.”