Season 1

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First Peoples

Europe

Find out why Neanderthals, with whom early humans in Europe interbred, went extinct.

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Europe

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First Peoples

Australia

Learn how Homo sapiens, new in Australia and truly alone, managed to survive and flourish.

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Australia

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First Peoples

Asia

Discover a type of ancient human whose genes helped us face down extinction.

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Asia

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First Peoples

Africa

Examine research that suggests we humans are patchwork species of hybrids.

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Africa

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Americas

Learn why a discovery in Mexico may rewrite the story of early migration to the Americas.

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Americas