Take part in one of science’s greatest detective stories and learn about Bates’ epic eleven-year voyage battling the elements and surviving life-threatening conditions all in pursuit of his childhood dream. Discover his efforts at cataloguing over 14,500 species including 8,000 that were previously unknown to the world of science, findings that he ultimately shared with none other than Charles Darwin, the very man who inspired this noble expedition.

Immerse yourself in the action as Bates encounters astonishing creatures and offers the world the very first scientific account of animal mimicry. Discover how appearances can be deceiving and marvel with your own eyes at the biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest thanks to the cutting-edge technology of IMAX with laser. Awaken your inner explorer and embark on this heart-racing adventure inside a breathtaking ecosystem simply bursting with life.