Season 2

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When Hobbits Were Real

Was it its own species? Or was it really just one of us?

When Hobbits Were Real

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When Giant Lemurs Ruled Madagascar

Just a few thousand years ago, the island of Madagascar was inhabited by giant lemurs.

When Giant Lemurs Ruled Madagascar

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The Missing Link That Wasn’t

There is no missing link in our lineage, because that’s not how evolution works.

The Missing Link That Wasn’t

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When Giant Deer Roamed Eurasia

Megaloceros was one of the largest members of the deer family ever to walk the Earth.

When Giant Deer Roamed Eurasia

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When We Met Other Human Species

We all belong to the only group of hominins on the planet today. But we weren’t alone.

When We Met Other Human Species

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When the Synapsids Struck Back

Our world is the way it is because of the time when the synapsids struck back.

When the Synapsids Struck Back

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How Evolution Works (And How We Figured It Out)

We’ll try to explain how evolution actually works and how we came to understand it.

How Evolution Works (And How We Figured It Out)

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The Hellacious Lives of the "Hell Pigs"

There is some evolutionary method to the anatomical madness that is the "hell pig."

The Hellacious Lives of the "Hell Pigs"

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The Ghostly Origins of the Big Cats

Scientists have recently discovered a major clue about the origins of the big cats.

The Ghostly Origins of the Big Cats

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When We Tamed Fire

The ability to make and use fire has fundamentally changed the arc of our evolution.

When We Tamed Fire