Season 13, Episode 8 Nomads of the Wind: Distant Horizons
First Aired: November 22, 1994
"Nomads of the Wind" traces the early Polynesians' voyages to the "Distant Horizons" of the Pacific---Hawaii and New Zealand. Included: the invention of surfing; the roots of the traditional hula; sea creatures, such as the tiger cowrie.
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- Premiered: October 10, 1982
- Rating: TV-G
- Premise: PBS's signature (and multi-award-winning) natural-history series uses gifted wildlife documentarians and stunning photography to reveal what its first host, Donald Johanson, called `the magic and mystery of the fascinating natural world.' The series has ga… (more)