Director David Fincher isn’t known for CGI and other visual effects. The filmmaker is known for having some of the best characters to grace the screen — not using more CGI shots in a film than Godzilla, in ways that are nearly invisible to the viewer. Which is what makes Fincher one of the best users of effects: They’re so seamless you don’t even notice they’re there.
It took billions of years to get you here, right now. As it stands, we humans are the pinnacle of evolution — which is kind of depressing, depending on how you look at it. AsapScience looks at what it took to get from a molten piece of rock orbiting a star to watching videos on the internet.