Professor Jenny Clack

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Beautiful Minds, Series 2 Episode 1 of 3

Duration: 1 hour

For palaeontologist Professor Jenny Clack, who solved one of the greatest mysteries in the history of life on Earth, success was far from inevitable. She recounts how she had to overcome a series of setbacks before she found and described the fossil Acanthostega, a 365 million-year-old creature that offered dramatic new evidence of how fish made the transition onto land.

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Credits

Participant
Jenny Clack
Participant
Jenny Clack
Director
Alex Steinitz
Director
Alex Steinitz
Producer
Alex Steinitz
Producer
Alex Steinitz
Executive Producer
Sacha Baveystock
Executive Producer
Sacha Baveystock

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