Native America

Native America explores the world created by America’s First Peoples. The four part series reaches back 15,000 years to reveal massive cities aligned to the stars, unique systems of science and spirituality, and 100 million people connected by social networks spanning two continents.

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Make Ohlone Salad


Make a salad of all Native greens from the oak woodlands.

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Discover Cherokee Bean Bread


Learn how to make this staple dish, which is part of nearly every meal in a Cherokee home.

Learn How To Make Sumac Lemonade


Sumac berries lend themselves for a lemony-earthy flavored spice or in a beverage.

Hopi Origin Story


Many Native American peoples share a belief that they emerged from the earth.

Haudenosaunee’s Legendary Founding


The Hiawatha wampum belt tells the story of the Haudenosaunee’s legendary founding.

A Gift of Corn to the Choctaw


Choctaw traditions link their mounds with their ancestors, corn, and the sky.

Inca Origins


A temple at the center of Cuzco, Peru, marks the place of Inca origins.