NOVA "Rise of the Mammals"

CGI rendering of ancient Taeniolabis mammal taken from the PBS NOVA special, Rise of the Mammals. Credit: HHMI Tangled Bank Studios.
CGI rendering of ancient Taeniolabis mammal taken from the PBS NOVA special, Rise of the Mammals. Credit: HHMI Tangled Bank Studios.

Rise of the Mammals

Sixty-six million years ago, an asteroid wiped out the dinosaurs in a fiery global catastrophe. An amazing new trove of fossils reveals how mammals took over, ultimately evolving into the huge array of species, including us, that rule Earth today.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 8:00pm
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Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 5:00pm
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Rating: 
TVPG
Length: 
56 minutes
Closed Caption: 
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