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The Day the Dinosaurs Died

   2017    Science
Experts suspect that the dinosaurs were wiped out after a city-sized asteroid smashed into the Gulf of Mexico causing a huge crater. But until now, they haven't had any proof. In a world first, evolutionary biologist Ben Garrod joins a multi-million pound drilling expedition into the exact spot the asteroid hit to get hard evidence of the link. The team overcomes huge obstacles as it attempts to drill 1,500 metres beneath sea level to pull up rock from the Chicxulub crater. Meanwhile, paleopathologist Professor Alice Roberts travels the globe meeting top scientists and gaining exclusive access to a mass fossil graveyard in New Jersey - believed to date from the same time the asteroid hit. Alice also treks by horseback across the remote plains of Patagonia, to see if the effects of the asteroid impact could have wiped out dinosaurs across the world - almost immediately.
Life
Life

   2009    Nature
Africa with David Attenborough
Africa with David Attenborough

   2013    Nature
Oceans
Oceans

   2009    Nature
Blood of the Vikings
Blood of the Vikings

   2001    History
Life Story
Life Story

   2014    Nature
Nova Wonders
Nova Wonders

   2018    Technology
The Wehrmacht
The Wehrmacht

   2007    History