The Life of Earth

2 x 60′

The extraordinary 4.5 billion year history of the Earth is unlocked as scientists view the planet from space. 

The series is narrated by Ronan Summers and produced by Talesmith

Director of Photography


RED 8K and A7s

The past is brought to life through the combination of incredible footage and cutting-edge CGI, ranging from thermal imaging of the first humans crossing the Red Sea to Saudi Arabia, to views from the International Space Station, which have been transformed to show Earth as it would have been seen thousands of years ago during the Ice Age.

Produced by Ruth Roberts
Director: Luke Wiles. 
Executive Producer: Martin Williams


Alien Worlds Poster


South Africa

Gobabeb Namib Research Institute

Rising Star Cave

N/a’ankusé Lodge

Read more about the series

IMDb website

Read more about the series

Talesmith’s website