Australia's First 4 Billion Years: Strange Creatures

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Conclusion. The evolution of creatures unique to Australia, such as the kangaroo and cassowary, is chronicled alongside the change in the continent's landscape, which transformed from jungles to eucalyptus forests, grasslands and deserts.

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