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History of the World in Two Hours - Preview

History of the World in Two Hours

Preview by Jack Foley

HISTORY of The World in Two Hours is a landmark television special that cuts 13.7 billion years of history down to size.

This bite-size slice of history will give the whole story of where you came from and how you got here.

Find out why your original ancestor is an exploding star, how your hand-held device hides a Stone Age secret, and why your fast-paced modern lifestyle grew from seeds planted more than 10,000 years ago.

From the formation of the Earth and the emergence of life, to the advance of man and the growth of civilisation this is an epic story that reveals surprising connections to our daily lives.

The New York Times said of the special: “The history here may be compact, but it doesn’t feel dumbed-down.”

History of the World in Two Hours is released on Blu-ray and DVD on Monday, September 24, 2012.

Win The History of the World in Two Hours on DVD

To celebrate the release of acclaimed documentary The History of the World in Two Hours on DVD and Blu-ray on Monday, September 24, 2012, IndieLondon is offering readers the chance to win 1 of 5 copies on DVD. Simply answer the following question…

Q. How many years does History of the World in Two Hours compact into two hours?

Simply send the answer to History of the World in Two Hours competition and include your name, address, telephone number and email