Secrets of the Dead

Lady Sapiens

Incredible scientific investigations from across the globe are helping piece together the untold story of prehistoric women. The latest research separates fact from fiction and sheds new light on our ancient foremothers.

Lady Sapiens

55m 25s

Incredible scientific investigations from across the globe are helping piece together the untold story of prehistoric women. The latest research separates fact from fiction and sheds new light on our ancient foremothers.

Previews + Extras

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    Misgendered Skeleton Changes Views on Prehistoric Women

    S19 E2 - 2m 24s

    The 1995 discovery that an important Paleolithic skeleton was actually a woman changed how historians perceived the role of our foremothers in ancient societies. No longer relegated solely to the home and hearth, it is now understood that ancient women were also hunter-gatherers and held prominent positions of importance within their communities.

  • Lady Sapiens Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Lady Sapiens Preview

    S19 E2 - 32s

    Incredible scientific investigations from across the globe are helping piece together the untold story of prehistoric women. The latest research separates fact from fiction and sheds new light on our ancient foremothers.

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