Planet Earth

Incredible human journeys (and more)

Gene ExpressionBy Razib KhanMay 31, 2011 1:29 AM

Newsletter

Sign up for our email newsletter for the latest science news
 

A reader pointed out that the BBC series The Incredible Human Journey is online on YouTube thanks to the WhyEvolutionIsTrue channel. You can find all the episodes here. I've embedded episode 1 below. For what it's worth I am no longer am confident that we should start these sorts of narratives like the presenter does, by suggesting that "a handful of African families could become a whole world of people." I suspect that the emergence of modern humans is not so neat & tidy.

1 free article left
Want More? Get unlimited access for as low as $1.99/month
Already a subscriber? Log In or Register
1 free articleSubscribe
Want unlimited access?

Subscribe today and save 70%

Subscribe

Already a subscriber? Log In or Register
More From Discover
Recommendations From Our Store
Shop Now
Stay Curious
Join
Our List

Sign up for our weekly science updates.

 
Subscribe
To The Magazine

Save up to 70% off the cover price when you subscribe to Discover magazine.

Copyright © 2021 Kalmbach Media Co.