A series of documentary movies about those who study human origins and what they have found about prehistoric man.
Cooking Clan of the Cave Bear Style!
Boiling water in a skin pot over a fire (or not…) as did a prehistoric man.
Early Humans News
Your source for the latest research news.
Human evolution is the lengthy process of change by which people originated from apelike ancestors. Scientific evidence shows that the physical and behavioral traits shared by all people originated from apelike ancestors and evolved over a period of approximately six million years.
The Iceman’s Last Meal
Find out what the Iceman ate eight hours before he died, some 5,000 years ago.
Lascaux – Cave Paintings of Southwestern France
Estimated to be up to 20,000 years old, the paintings consist primarily of large animals, once native to the region.
The Life & Times of Early Man
Why did Cro-Magnon man crawl on his belly through dangerous mazes in deep dark caves? How did the “Upright Man” travel from Africa to America without a boat? Who were the Neandertals? Did a prehistoric man live at the same time as dinosaurs? Find out here!
Neanderthal – Channel 4 Television
Neanderthal was the story of the rise and fall of one of the most successful human species that ever lived. A species that survived for over a quarter of a million years, living through and adapting to the most violent extremes of climate. A species that thrived – until modern man came along.
Origins of Humankind
Slide shows and activities for kids about the 8 million years or so of human evolution. From PBS.
Ötzi, the glacier man
Information about the mumified prehistoric man found in a glacier the Alps, a.k.a. “Ötzi”. Pictures from his reconstructed gear, and the latest discoveries about this unique finding.
Walking With Cavemen
Professor Robert Winston meets Lucy, the first upright ape, and follows her ancestors on the three-million-year journey to civilisation.
Who’s Who of Early Man
Mr. Donn summarizes Early Humans – Lucy, Neanderthals, Cro-Magnon and more!