The Incredible Human Journey

November 2016

November 12, 2016

Expired 3.0 23 x
For Stone Age people, reaching North and South America seems impossible - on each side vast oceans, and to the north an impenetrable ice sheet that covered the whole of Canada. So how did the first Americans get there?

November 5, 2016

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November 5, 2016 of the TV-show The Incredible Human Journey was broadcast by BBC4 on Saturday 5 November 2016 at 20:00.
October 2016

October 29, 2016

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October 29, 2016 of the TV-show The Incredible Human Journey was broadcast by BBC4 on Saturday 29 October 2016 at 20:00.

October 22, 2016

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There are seven billion humans on earth, spread across the whole planet. Scientific evidence suggests that most of us can trace our origins to one tiny group of people who left Africa around 70,000 years ago. In this five-part series, Dr Alice Roberts follows the archaeological and genetic footprints of our ancient ancestors to find out how their journeys transformed our species into the humans we are today, and how Homo sapiens came to dominate the planet.

October 15, 2016

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Dr Alice Roberts travels the globe to discover the incredible story of how humans left Africa to colonise the world - overcoming hostile terrain, extreme weather and other species of human. She pieces together precious fragments of bone, stone and new DNA evidence and discovers how this journey changed these African ancestors into the people of today.
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