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Aired May 26, 2009
BBC One shows the exclusive story behind a scientific discovery that could revolutionise our understanding of human evolution.(Thanks Mark)
Narrated by David Attenborough, the one-off 60-minute documentary, Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor: The Link, tells the story of an important scientific development that could tell us more about where we come from.
The fossil, known as Ida, could be an indication of one of the roots of anthropoid evolution – the point at which our primate ancestors began first developing the features that would evolve into our own.