A six-part series about climate, life, extinction, the great migrations, the rise of civilization, human diseases, and asks the Big Question: what happens now?
Creative Director Leo Gene Peters and scientists Tim Naish, Lionel Carter and David Wharton discuss the unique set of circumstances that allow life on earth to develop and flourish. Audio
Of all the species that ever existed, 99% are now extinct. A series of Great Dyings have occurred. Why? Audio
It took around 150,000 years for Humans to travel from Africa to Aotearoa. What happened along the way? Audio
Homo sapiens ... literally 'wise man'. Wise because of what exactly? Do we deserve this title collectively? Audio
The more we've adapted our lives to avoid pathogens and plagues, the more they've adapted themselves to us. Audio
Anyone who is even vaguely alert will be aware that there's something up with this planet of ours. What's Up? Audio