Strata: Portraits of HumanityStrata: Portraits of Humanity

Strata: Portraits of Humanity is a monthly half-hour newsmagazine-style show. Each episode of the human story is a portrait building on the many layers of the human experience. This is a record we are just beginning to uncover. From that perspective, Strata delivers in-depth coverage of a wide variety of archaeological and cultural heritage topics all around the world.

Strata: Portraits of Humanity on Cable TV

Soren Sindbaek portrait picture from webcam

Søren Sindbaek interview

In our continuing series of interviews with archaeologist newsmakers...

Overview of the paper factory

Pink Pottery film; Belgoville film

This animated film juxtaposes vibrant imagery of ancient art...

Eske Willerslev via web cam

Eske Willerslev interview

In this interview, Willerslev discusses the basics of DNA analysis and recent advances...

portrait of a man in a hat

Lost city of the Monkey God; Irish War of Independence hero

a short film based on the legend of the Miskitu indigenous people...

three men working on carving canoes

Loren Davis interview about Cooper’s Ferry Site; carving a Native American dugout canoe

Continuing our series of new and occasional interviews...

drawing of a man making paper

“Man Creates Man” animated film, traditional Chinese paper-making

Inspired by the clay model of a house with nine human figurines placed inside it...