History of the World in Two Hours DVD

It’s History of the World in Two Hours on DVD, out from The History Channel. I know, it’s weird them actually doing something that involves real history, but bear with us. Here’s what they have to say for themselves:

Did you know that 1% of the white noise you see on your television is actually background radiation from The Big Bang? Uncover this, and many more stunning revelations with THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD IN TWO HOURS, a CGI-driven HISTORY® special which tells the epic 14 billion year history of our world, utilizing an entirely new way of looking at the history of the Universe, the planet Earth, and humankind.

A fast-paced journey from the beginning of time to the present day, this eye-opening documentary stops off to explore key turning points in the history of the earth, as well as extraordinary connections between the distant past and our daily lives Drawing upon the emerging academic field of Big History, traditional barriers between the sciences and history have been broken down to show how astrophysics, chemistry, biology, palaeontology, anthropology, and all eras of history can actually unite into a single narrative. From the formation of the earth and the emergence of life, to the advance of man and the growth of civilization, this is an incredible rapid-fire view of our unforgettable story–from zero to 14 billion years in 120 minutes.

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