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The Tree of Life video was shown as part of 'Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life', which was broadcast on BBC1 on Sunday 1 February 2009. Narrated by Sir David Attenborough, the programme was part of the BBC's Darwin season. You can buy a DVD of the programme at the BBC Shop.

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Download the Tree of Life video to view, share with friends or post on your blog or website. Create your own version of the video with our remixable files. To view the videos you need QuickTime.

High Definition1280 x 720; QuickTime 146MB

Standard Definition720 x 405; QuickTime 57MB

Remixable HD1280 x 720; QuickTime 131MB

Remixable SD720 x 405; QuickTime 50MB

Read the transcript of the video. Or, for a taste of what's on the full video, have a look at the trailer.