Episode 1: The Origin of Eyes

Five hundred million years ago, our previously eyeless distant ancestral creatures suddenly developed eyes, thereby marking a dramatic leap in evolution. What enabled our ancestors to suddenly evolve with eyes has been a long-unresolved great mystery in the history of our life. Now, scientists are close to cracking the mystery of the amazing story of the birth of our eyes, using cutting-edge DNA research. Travel back to a super-realistic prehistoric world recreated by CGI to witness the astonishing story behind the birth of our eyes.
intermedia-globe GOLD, Documentaries: Research and Science"
WorldMediaFestival, 2016