CivilizationsEncountersPassport Episode 4 | 53m 46s See how advances in seafaring and a thirst for trade and exploration sent human beings around the planet. Distant and disparate cultures met for the first time, and art became the great interface by which civilizations understood each other. Aired: 05/08/18 Expires: 03/31/26 Rating: TV-PG Closed CaptioningVideo has closed captioning.Buy Now:PBSBuy DVDs checkmarkAdd to WatchlistWatch PreviewProblems Playing Video?Report a ProblemClosed CaptioningShare:Share this video on FacebookFacebookShare this video on TwitterTwitterShare this video on Google PlusGoogleShare this video via EmailE-mailEmbedEmbed Code for this videoEmbed CodeCivilizationsEncountersSeason 1 Episode 4Width in pixels px Height in pixels px Copied to your clipboardUnable to copyLabelCopy to ClipboardClick to copy embed code for videoCloseCloseReport a ProblemBefore you submit an error, please consult our Troubleshooting Guide.Type of ErrorVideo doesn't loadVideo loads, but doesn't playVideo jumps back/forwardOnly audio is streamingSponsorship playback errorOtherPlease add more detailsCancelSubmit ReportYour report has been successfully submitted. Thank you for helping us improve PBS Video.CloseCloseClose Learn More Down Interactive | Lisbon the Melting Pot Explore Lisbon at the center of the first age of globalization. Blog | Mistaken for Gods Des Moines artist and professor Benjamin Gardner on encounters that lead to Othering. Blog | Building a Better Encounter Alicia Marie Rencountre- Da Silva on the encounters of the past and future.