Prehistoric Disasters

2009, TV Show

Examining events that shaped the history of the Earth prior to the rise of humanity.

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Paid | Amazon Instant Video Aired: 6/28/2009

Season 1, Episode 4
Asteroids and other cosmic objects fill our solar system, and Earth could be in the path of many of them. This Discovery Channel documentary reveals the planet's precarious position in the cosmos and what scientists are doing to prevent catastrophe.

Paid | Amazon Instant Video Aired: 6/28/2009

Season 1, Episode 4
Asteroids and other cosmic objects fill our solar system, and Earth could be in the path of many of them. This Discovery Channel documentary reveals the planet's precarious position in the cosmos and what scientists are doing to prevent catastrophe.

Subscription | Netflix Aired: 6/28/2009

Season 1, Episode 4
Dinosaurs arose as rulers of the Earth 250 million years ago, but their reign soon ended in catastrophe, paving the way for mammals and eventually humans to flourish. Evidence shows that a cosmic impact was responsible, but where did it hit Earth?

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Subscription | Netflix Aired: 6/28/2009

Season 1, Episode 3
Two hundred and fifty million years ago, Earth's only continent, Pangea, was a lush oasis swarming with life. Then, a massive extinction wiped out 95 percent of life on earth. Scientists believe they have uncovered the event responsible.

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Premiered: March 25, 2009
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Premise: Examining events that shaped the history of the Earth prior to the rise of humanity.

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