Over 13,000 years ago, a group of Siberian travelers reach a new world. This is what will become North America. They hunt Caribou and Mammoths and battle deadly Sabre-toothed cats and short-faced bears as they struggle to survive this new world. Written by
Preston Michael Simpson
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There are many clips from BBC and Discovery Channel's collaborative documentary series called "Wild New World" in the UK, and "Prehistoric America" in the US. Examples of recycled footage includes: Musk Oxen, Dall Sheep, Saiga Antelope, Camelops, Horses one clip of Smilodon (roaring atop a hill) and some footage of an American Lion. See more
[about the Short-Faced Bear
A slain mammoth can provide enough food to satisfy hungry stomachs for weeks but it is always risky to return to the kill. It is a magnet for the most fearsome predator. The short faced bear, the largest and most intimidating predator that has ever hunted on land. It is an astoundingly efficient killer capable of running at speeds in excess of sixty kilometers per hour.
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Written & Performed by Craig Armstrong See more