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Rise of Animals: Triumph of the Vertebrates 

David Attenborough embarks on a remarkable 500 million-year journey revealing the extraordinary group of animals that dominate our world, and how their evolution defines our human bodies.
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David Attenborough embarks on a remarkable 500 million-year journey revealing the extraordinary group of animals that dominate our world, and how their evolution defines our human bodies.

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20 September 2013 (UK) See more »

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Rise To This and Learn
15 November 2015 | by Richie-67-485852See all my reviews

Outstanding presentation which amounts to a nice history lesson on planet earth delivered expertly by our host. There is something about this guys voice that helps you take in what is being offered. Furthermore, he maintains everything in a simple to understand delivery allowing one to process it without effort. I have to wonder if this method was practiced in colleges, how many learned and educated people would be out there enjoying these subjects and sharing more of them. The wonder of the subject matter of origins and sources, causes and effects is unveiled so we can consider what took place hundreds of millions of years ago and beyond. Just the Dinosaur existing for 160 million years and then dying out 65 million years ago makes one pause in awe and wonderment. This planet deserves much respect and if you have the notion, so does the planet-maker too. Let the reader ponder


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