Earth Story

Aubrey Manning presents a breathtaking geological history of Earth. Unfolding the recent story of how scientists have come to understand the mechanics of our dynamic planet.

In the programme, entitled "The Time Travellers", he explores the quest to establish the age of the Earth, a journey that takes him from Lyme Regis to South Africa and deep underground, searching for the oldest place on Earth whose rocks may yield up their extraordinary secrets

Genre: Scientific Documentary

Running Time: 50 minutes (approx)