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  • Land of the Sabre-tooth

    Professor Alice Roberts takes us back 40,000 years in this recreation of the ice age. We look at sloths the size of a bear, Glyptodons and mammoths.

  • Land of the Cave-Bear

    Professor Alice Roberts discovers what beasts were alive during the ice age. In a cave sealed for thousands of years, we see a bear who fought a lion.

  • Last of the Giants

    Professor Alice Roberts determines why the giant beasts became extinct once the world began to warm up.

Episode guide

Ice Age Giants

Series 1

Ice Age Giants

  • Land of the Sabre-tooth

    Professor Alice Roberts takes us back 40,000 years in this recreation of the ice age. We look at sloths the size of a bear, Glyptodons and mammoths.

  • Land of the Cave-Bear

    Professor Alice Roberts discovers what beasts were alive during the ice age. In a cave sealed for thousands of years, we see a bear who fought a lion.

  • Last of the Giants

    Professor Alice Roberts determines why the giant beasts became extinct once the world began to warm up.