The Incredible Human Journey is a Scientific Documentary programme.

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The Incredible Human Journey

Dr Alice Roberts travels the globe to discover the incredible story of how humans left Africa to colonise the world. When our species first arrived in Europe, the peak of the Ice Age was approaching and the continent was already crawling with a rival: stronger, at home in the cold and even, contrary to the popular image, brainier than our ancestors. So how did the European pioneers survive first the Neanderthals and then the deep freeze as they pushed across the continent? episode 3.

Genre: Scientific Documentary

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is The Incredible Human Journey next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC 4 Tomorrow, 8:00pm and on BBC 4 November 3rd, 11:30pm. See more...

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