Making the Break for Land
Lecture no. 18 from the course: A New History of Life
Taught by Professor Stuart Sutherland | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Consider the adaptations needed to make the transition from the buoyant, nourishing realm of water onto the perilous dry land, with its temperature extremes and relentless pull of gravity. Plants and animals each evolved unique adaptations to make this daring leap.