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Title What makes us human? [videorecording] / WGBH Boston ; written, produced and directed by David Murdock.

Imprint [Boston, Mass.] : PBS Distribution, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  128 W556 2012    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 54 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD ; NTSC format, region 1 ; widescreen ; stereo.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing and audio descriptions for the visually impaired.
Performer Host: David Pogue.
Event Originally broadcast Oct. 10, 2012, as an episode of the PBS television series: Nova scienceNOW.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Scientists have struggled for centuries to pinpoint the qualities that distinguish humans from the millions of other animal species with which we share the vast majority of our DNA. Now, we explore those traits once thought to be uniquely human to discover their evolutionary roots.
Contents Neanderthals 'r' us -- Stone Age language mystery -- Evolution of laughter -- Profile: Zeresenay Alemseged.
Subject Philosophical anthropology.
Human evolution.
Human behavior.
Human beings.
Genre/Form Science television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author Pogue, David, 1963-
Murdock, David. Producer. Director. Screenwriter.
PBS Distribution (Firm)
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Added Title Nova scienceNow (Television program)
ISBN 9781608838028
Standard No. 841887018050
Music No. NOVA6246 PBS Distribution

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