The Sudden Rise of the First Colossal Animal

Season 4 Episode 24 | 8m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

A truly enormous ichthyosaur around the size of a modern sperm whale, reached its size within just a few million years of taking to the water - a blink of an eye in evolutionary time.

Aired: 03/22/22

Rating: NR


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