In Humboldt’s footsteps — Part 3 | DW Documentary

In Humboldt's footsteps — Part 3 | DW Documentary

In celebration of Alexander von Humboldt’s 250th birthday, we invite you to learn all about the adventurous life of the great German natural scientist in seven short documentaries.

German scientist Alexander von Humboldt was intrigued by the way of life of indigenous peoples in South America. In that spirit, in part three we visit members of the Achuar people, who live in relative isolation deep in the Amazon forest.

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