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Making North America: Human

Making North America: Human

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Making North America: Human

Explore the intimate connections between the landscape, the colonizing of the continent, and the emergence of our industrial world. Beginning with Native American ancestors who crafted hunting weapons from stone traded across hundreds of miles, the program shows how pre-Columbian civilizations developed an expert knowledge of the landscape and its resources.
S42 E22 Length 53:37 Premiere: 5.23.18

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Season 42

Inside Einstein's Mind

S42 E23 Length 53:07 Premiere Date 11.25.15

Making North America: Human

S42 E22 Length 53:37 Premiere Date 5.23.18

Making North America: Life

S42 E21 Length 54:06 Premiere Date 11.11.15

Making North America: Origins

S42 E20 Length 54:06 Premiere Date 11.4.15

Arctic Ghost Ship

S42 E16 Length 53:10 Premiere Date 9.23.15

Dawn of Humanity

S42 E15 Length 1:53:07 Premiere Date 9.10.15

Secrets of Noah's Ark

S42 E12 Length 53:09 Premiere Date 10.7.15

Lethal Seas

S42 E11 Length 53:49 Premiere Date 5.13.15

Nazi Attack on America

S42 E10 Length 53:10 Premiere Date 5.6.15

Sunken Ship Rescue

S42 E2 Length 53:10 Premiere Date 1.21.15

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