Excellent course. To appreciate it even more, download the videos and watch on a big 65" TV screen: amazing experience and in the end, you get to meet Darwin. A huge thank you to all the instructors.
I,Adike Shambhuprasad learnt a lot in thiscoursera course. From formation of Universe,Solar system to origin of life and extinction of many species is very interesting.Thanks to all faculty members.
By David E C•
Congratulations to all the presenters.........even the odd pronounciations were fun and, merely, accentuated how good everyone's English was - Thanks for such an interesting & wide-ranging course..
By Mohsin N•
The course help me discover answers to so many questions I had in mind and discover so many more. It made me realize how little I know about life itself and how precious life on earth is.
By Alex t B•
I enjoyed the course. It was a steep learning curve. Only one suggestion. The reading material is all mentioned in week 1, it would be easier to work with if it was mentioned per week.
By Yves S•
Good course, with logical build-up. Very diverse contents, transcripts almost error-free. The last chapter was very interesting - didn't even know this kind of studies existed :-)
By daniel d s d•
A lot of information, a comprehensive view of earth's history. A minucious 'making-off' of present environment and biodiversity of our planet. Very informative and entertaining.
By Joel S d A•
The best course ever! I still have material to study even after two years. I loved the schedule, the questions, the way the teachers explain the subject. Strongly recommended.
By Daniel H•
A well paced course which helpfully breaks down the different stages highlighting characteristics and progression of both geological and biological periods in Earth's history.
By Kimberly K•
What a detailed course with very good examples and knowledgable presenters. I was highly impressed and learned a lot. Very wide in breath of topics. Highly recommended.
By Josef P•
Great work, very broad range of themes with interconnections, nice videos, some of lecturers very enthusiastic and therefore they gain the attention of students easily.
By Nimisha S•
Beautifully compiled, will always come back for the exceptional resources provided at the end of each module and the though provoking questions yet to be answered.
By marcia r•
I was delighted, engaged and challenged. The advances in some of the fields are breath taking. I will
definitely will continue to follow up with more reading.
By Deleted A•
Such a great experience and it was almost like travelling back in time and again reaching to today's earth. Really worth the money and time spent on this !!!!
By Gipsi T•
A grand tour of the natural history of our universe and world. I was gripped by the engaging video presentations by the team of natural historian scientists.
By Nayeem A B•
sir,i have completed this course please signature the certificate as soon as possible ,it needs me for the lectureship.
thanks yours faithfully.
By Anna R T•
It is a long course and I'll have to re-watch the videos from the beginning, because I forgot most of it, but I learned a lot, it was very interesting.
By Samantha L•
A fantastic and wide ranging course, linking geology and evolution, and showing evidence for hypotheses about life and diversity of life on earth.
By Lars O•
Excellent course. Excellent instructors, all. Now I think I'll back up and go read Darwin's Origin of the Species with a more educated eye.
By Tim C E•
at first i was thinking it would be all space stars and so on, but after a while i realized what course it was, thank you it was awsome.
By Manuel J L M•
Excellent course with current knowdlege of evolution of Universe and our Earth and her wonderful biodiversity.
Greetings from Lima, Perú.
By Alex R•
Amazing course - very deep and at the same time very general picture of our big history. Thank you very much for this great course
By Robert M•
Very good and complete description of how life evolved on earth and the conditions associated with specialization and dispersion.
By wayne b m•
Very beneficial for me to take the course. Impressed by the professors and what I have learned about my beginning on earth.
By Michael H•
Great course. I enjoyed the large perspective. Well taught. Would have liked a little more about the Homo evolution.
By Mohamed M A E•
It is one of the excellent course I ever attend and really professional for all specialists "geologist" and educators.
By Peter G•
very good, but time estimates much lower than reality, once note-taking and questions/quizzes are taken into account