First Peoples

Asia

Episode 3 | 54m 42s | Video has closed captioning.

Discover the ancient humans living across Asia when Homo sapiens arrived. Our ancestors mated with them and their genes found a home within our DNA. More than that, they’ve helped us face down extinction.

Aired: 06/30/15

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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Classroom Resources

How did Homo sapiens populate the Earth? This interactive map highlights recent dramatic advancements in our understanding of early human history. Grades: 6-12

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