Mankind enters the Atomic Age.
Season 1, Episode 11
Innovative industries emerge after the end of the Civil War.
Examining effects of the Civil War and industrial revolution on the American landscape.
Season 1, Episode 9
Settlers spread across North America, Siberia and Australia.
Season 1, Episode 8
Spanish settlers mine silver in the Andes.
Season 1, Episode 7
The discovery of America by Christopher Columbus leads to the downfall of the Aztec empire.
Season 1, Episode 6
The gun and printing press are invented.
Season 1, Episode 5
Genghis Khan builds an empire; a plague devastates Asia and Europe.
Season 1, Episode 4
Europe enters the Dark Ages after the fall of Rome.
Season 1, Episode 3
Examining the Roman Empire's role in the spread of Christianity.
Season 1, Episode 2
Examining the origin of iron and its impact on civilization.
Season 1, Episode 1
The origins of farming, trade and war are uncovered in the opener of this series chronicling the history of mankind.