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Eocene Epoch is the second Epoch of the Paleogene period. The time is divided into 4 stages. At the start of Eocene there world was hot and humid, and covered in Jungle. Most mammals at the time where small compared to other animal families. As the earth started to cool the Jungles started to disappear and grassland started to form. By the end of the Eocene Grasslands would take up most of the world and Mammals began to become big. The Eocene was the second time in Earth history that some insects grew larger than normal. The most famous of the insects is the large ant Titanomyrma. It was so big that it could eat a horse. This epoch is also the start of various species including whales. While Paleogene Epoch was the healing from the age of the dinosaurs. This time line could be considered the beginning of the next jump in mammal life.

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