In the Goldilocks Zone
09:01 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.
09:02 Of all the species that ever existed, 99% are now extinct. A series of Great Dyings have occurred. Why?
09:03 It took around 150,000 years for Humans to travel from Africa to Aotearoa. What happened along the way?
09:04 Homo sapiens ... literally 'wise man'. Wise because of what exactly? Do we deserve this title collectively?
09:05 The more we've adapted our lives to avoid pathogens and plagues, the more they've adapted themselves to us.