The Journey of Mankind with Eddie Izzard

September 2014

S1 Ep2 - Dad's Line

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Dad's Line - In this second episode, Comedian and actor Eddie Izzard embarks on a unique and epic, personal journey using his own DNA to trace the migration of his ancestors out of Africa and into Europe over the past 142,000 years. A simple saliva swab and the latest cutting edge DNA science help Eddie explore the secrets...
August 2014

S1 Ep1 - Mum's Line

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Mum's Line - Actor and comedian Eddie Izzard sets out on an incredible personal quest to follow the route of his ancestors in a 200,000-year migration from Africa to Europe. Becoming the first human ever to trace his genes’ journey, this spectacular global travelogue starts with a sample of Eddie’s DNA. Scientists then plo...