Join Emily Graslie for a summer road trip through America’s dinosaur country on a search for mysterious creatures and bizarre ecosystems that have shaped Earth. The three-part series “Prehistoric Road Trip” begins Wednesday, June 17, at 9 p.m.
June 17: “Welcome to Fossil Country”
Travel with Emily through billions of years of Earth’s history to meet some of its earliest life forms, from primitive bacteria to giant reptiles and many surprising creatures in between. Watch online.
June 24: “We Dig Dinosaurs”
Cruise with Emily into the Cretaceous, when astonishing creatures like T. rex dominated the planet. But what happened to these tremendous animals? And how did other life forms survive an apocalyptic asteroid crash into Earth 66 million years ago? Watch online.
July 1: “Tiny Teeth, Fearsome Beasts”
Join Emily as she continues her adventure, discovering surprising truths hidden in the fossil record. Meanwhile, scientists studying our planet’s past are revealing clues about its future. Watch online.