127 million years B.C. This episode follows the last journey of a giant Ornithocheirus, one of the largest flying animals of all time, as he travels from Brazil to his genus's mating grounds in Cantabria, Spain. Along the way, he meets strange animals such as the colorfully crested Tapejara, the armored Polacanthus and the vicious predator Utahraptor. Written by
Did You Know?
The pterosaur said to be Tapejara in the episode is nowadays called Tupandactylus, and is seen as a separate genus from the actual Tapejara. They are also shown living near the ocean and eating fish. Most modern paleontologists think that they lived inland and also ate fruit. See more
The Polacanthus' spikes keep moving on its shoulder. See more
In the far future, the pterosaurs will surrender the skies to the birds!