Colorado, USA- 152 million years B.C. This episode follows a young female Diplodocus, starting with her infancy in the Late Jurassic forests where she must evade predators like the birdlike Ornitholestes. Later, as she moves out of the forests, she comes into contact with giants such as Stegosaurus and Brachiosaurus and must survive attacks from the giant predatory Allosaurus.
Did You Know?
Featured creatures in this episode: Diplodocus, Brachiosaurus, Stegosaurus, Allosaurus, Anurognathus, Ornitholestes, Dryosaurus (small bipeds seen throughout episode). The book also features the small Ornitholestes-like predator Coelurus. See more
When the adult Diplodocus fells the tree, the animal does not cast a shadow on the shrubbery in the foreground, even though the tree itself casts its shadow there. See more
These rich sunlit waters are on the northern end of the ancient Tethys ocean, the sea that separates the Earth's two continents: one in the north, one in the south.