In late September/early October 2015 Tom Higham gave a series of lectures in New Zealand as a guest of the Allan Wilson Centre for Evolutionary Genetics. He gave talks in Wellington, Palmerston North, Napier, Hamilton, Nelson, Christchurch, Auckland and Dunedin. In addition he talked to a large number of High Schools. In total, almost 5000 people came to these talks.
The video below is his talk in Nelson "When Neanderthals and modern humans met: Human evolution from 60,000 to 30,000 years ago".
Cover Image courtesy Natural History Museum, London.