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Human Journey

The Americas
Season 1 Episode 5 ABC April 8, 2010

In five episodes this fascinating series traces the routes of the epic journeys our ancestors made to conquer the globe. Using the latest genetic and archaeological evidence this series follows in the footsteps of our ancestors to find out. The final episode considers just how early modern humans came to conquer the Americas, and the perilous route they may have taken to reach this vast land mass, cut off as it is by mountains of ice to the North and oceans to the South.

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