An Introduction To The Diverse History Of Life On Our Planet

Written by ‘David Attenborough’, ‘The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth’, is the companion volume to his incredibly successful BBC nature documentary series from 1984, which portrays the diverse history of life on our planet in staggering detail.

Here is an article that introduces young readers to ‘The Living Planet’. In this volume, Attenborough traces evolution through a study on how animals physically adapted their bodies in accordance with their environment.