1x02 A Mammoth Undertaking
First Aired: Jul. 29, 2006 on ITV1
Summary: Nigel travels back 10,000 years to the end of the Great Ice Age when Britain was still attached to Europe. As the Earth warmed up it forced the last remaining mammoths back to colder, more remote places like Siberia. Weighing in anywhere between four to six tons these herbivores needed…
Main Characters in this Episode
Nigel Marven: Hello.
Narrator: He's decided to rescue one of the most famous of all extinct animals. The wooly mammoth, long lost relative of modern day elephants.
Nigel Marven: I adore elephants.