Episode 8: Mankind Rising
How did we get here? In this episode -- Mankind Rising -- Curiosity answers this question by tracing the ultimate adventure: Mankind's journey of life from the first cell to present day.
This is the improbable story of human existence -- where we’ve risen from raw materials of Earth to the big-brained, two-legged mammals we are today. One change or predator along the way and this story would have never been told.
And for a quick breakdown of compelling facts from this episode, check out our "Mankind Rising" FAQ here: http://dsc.discovery.com/tv-shows/curiosity/topics/mankind-rising-episode8-faq.htm.
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