On Sunday SBS screens the doco Mankind from Space, using CGI to track how our existence has shaped the planet.
From the global perspective of space, this compelling documentary reveals the breathtaking extent of humankind’s influence, revealing how it has transformed the planet and produced an interconnected world of extraordinary complexity.
A journey through 12,000 years, Mankind from Space shows how seemingly small flashes of innovation have changed the course of civilization; innovations that are still prevalent today in ways unimaginable to past ancestors. As the global population soars, there are new challenges to face in order to survive.
The planet’s progression is looked at in a unique and inspiring way, using mind-boggling data and CGI to trace mankind’s ascent to being the most dominant species on the planet.
Sunday, 1 May at 8.35pm on SBS