Human life was formed out of chaos - how did this happen and could there be another mass extinction in the future?
Earth and the evolution of its inhabitants have been plagued by continual destruction.
You may not think you have much in common with fish, but...
Drawing on the latest science Ice Age Giants explores how these incredible beasts lived.
Everyone was a dino expert when they were little but how much knowledge have you retained?
The animal is a relative of modern boas and lived in Colombia 58-60 million years ago.
America and Eurasia were once home to the sort of mammals that draw tourists to Africa.
Richard Smith looks at the birth of the solar system to the modern world.
Our only view of real dinosaurs are left in the fossils that we uncover.
There are 70 million specimens to explore in the wonderful NHM.