Cave People of the Himalaya

Cave People of the Himalaya

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 10:00pm

Pictured: Climber and North Face athlete Matt Segal recovers human remains.

Credit: Courtesy of © Cory Richards

Join Everest climber Pete Athans in search of the caves and mummies of a lost civilization in Cave People of the Himalaya airing Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

Everest climber and thrill seeker Pete Athans returns to the Himalayas with Dr. Mark Aldenderfer in search of the caves and mummies of a lost civilization. There they risk their own safety to reveal astonishing evidence of a previously unknown 1,500-year-old death ritual high in the Himalayan caves.

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