HomeOrder MaterialsShort FilmsMass Extinction: Life at the Brink
Mass Extinction: Life at the Brink
mass extinction dvd
Quantity: 1
All our educational materials are free online for anyone to access. We also ship DVDs to educators in North America (Canada, Mexico, the U.S., and its territories)

It's a mystery on a global scale: five times in Earth's past, life has been nearly extinguished, the vast majority of plants and animals annihilated in a geologic instant. What triggered these dramatic events? And what might they tell us about the fate of our world? Mass Extinction: Life at the Brink joins scientists around the globe as they unravel the mysteries of two of the most dramatic mass extinctions.

Available Now

Earthviewer on iPad

EarthViewer App

What did the Earth look like 250 million years ago? 1 billion years ago? EarthViewer allows you to explore the science of Earth's deep history. Download the FREE EarthViewer app.


We provide shipping to North American countries only. International users are encouraged to download BioInteractive educational materials and back issues of the HHMI Bulletin magazine.