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Fifty thousand years ago a dramatic change swept through the hunter-gatherers then living in Africa. They began to paint, carve, talk, bury their dead, and to travel and trade. Scientists continue to debate the reasons for this sudden transformation. Don Johanson sets out to retrace the migration of our ancient ancestors from Africa, to Asia, to Europe and even to Australia. Prehistoric art and cave paintings are investigated in an effort to find clues to how and when our ancestors evolved into modern human beings.
Part 3 of a 3 part mini-series originally produced for the television series Nova.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Described video for the visually impaired.
Series producer, Peter Jones ; executive producer, Paula S. Apsell ; editor, Dick Bartlett ; music, Ray Loring ; camera, Brian McDairmant.
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