Login or register  
TV
<-- Previous EpisodeNext Episode -->

The Ascent of Man: Generation Upon Generation

Examines the complex code of human inheritance—from the experiments of pioneer geneticist Gregor Mendel to the discoveries of today's sophisticated laboratories.


Episode Info


Episode number: 1x12
Airdate: Saturday July 21st, 1973

Director: Mick Jackson
Writer: Jacob Bronowski


  • Currently 0/10
No votes yet
Main Cast
Roy Dotrice
voiced Voiceovers
Joss Ackland
voiced Voiceovers
Jacob Bronowski
As Himself
Warning: The Ascent of Man season 1 episode 12 guide may contain spoilers
Recent news

C4 announces the return of 'The Jump', 'The Island with Bear Grylls', 'Troy' and a host of new shows

The head of factual entertainment for Channel 4, Liam Humphreys has today..

X Factor Returns With 9.5 Million Viewers

Overnight data has revealed that the opening episode of the eleventh..

Amazon Reviving 'The Tick' with Patrick Warburton

Patrick Warburton will be reprising his role in the live-action version..