They are the building blocks of our world. They represent the amazing diversity of nature and culture on our planet. Continents shape our life as we know it today.
The story of the continents starts long before the arrival of men. The milestones of their geology, climate, flora and fauna however have alsoinfluenced our path and the evolution of the many faces of human cultures fundamentally.
Each episode travels back to the birth hour of a continent. Geology, weather, climate, ocean currents, the migration of the species and human settlement are the milestones of the epic journey each continent takes. The series’ backbone are the surprising links.The six part series Our Continents will reveal a rich treasure trove of remarkable findings that connect history, science and everyday culture of the world.