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A History of the World in 100 Objects, Making Us Human (2,000,000 - 9000 BC) Episode guide

  1. Clovis Spear Point

    5/5 Neil MacGregor on a hunting weapon dating from the earliest North American settlement.

    First broadcast: 22 Jan 2010

  2. Swimming Reindeer

    4/5 Neil MacGregor on the story of the Swimming Reindeer, a carving dating back 13,000 years.

    First broadcast: 21 Jan 2010

  3. Olduvai Handaxe

    3/5 Neil MacGregor on early humans as they slowly begin to move beyond their African homeland.

    First broadcast: 20 Jan 2010

  4. Olduvai Stone Chopping Tool

    2/5 Two million years ago in Tanzania, a chipped stone marked the emergence of modern humans.

    First broadcast: 19 Jan 2010

  5. Mummy of Hornedjitef

    1/5 On Neil's first visit to the British Museum he was intrigued by the Mummy of Hornedjitef.

    First broadcast: 18 Jan 2010

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