Native America

Extended Interview: The Earliest Cave Paintings in America

Clip: 10/23/2018 | 2m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

Archaeologist Anna Roosevelt dates the cave paintings in Brazil's Amazon jungle to 13,000 years ago. Her discovery rewrites the traditional history of the peopling of the America and who those people were - not just big game hunters but also artists and scientists.

Aired: 10/23/18

Rating: NR

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