From Caves to Cosmos
Extended Interview: The Importance of Names
Zuni elder Jim Enote speaks on why knowing Native names is an important source of information. Native names often reflect information about a place that is based on thousands of years of observation.
Anna Roosevelt dates the cave paintings in Brazil’s Amazon jungle to 13,000 years ago.
Illuminating the similarities of the religious beliefs shared across the Americas.
Archaeology reveals trade with Chaco, including chocolate and precious metals.
Ancient art suggests people have been in the Americas much longer than previously thought.
Jim Enote uses ancient petroglyphs and contemporary art to recreate Zuni maps.
The Chumash continue canoe paddling traditions to connect to their ancestors.