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.
ContentsNeanderthals 'r' us ; Stone Age language mystery ; Evolution of laughter / written, produced and directed by David Murdock ; editor, Daniel Sheire
Profile : Zeresenay Alemseged / written and directed by Joshua Seftel ; produced by Joshua Seftel & Erika Frankel ; editor, Marc Vives ; featured expert, Zeresenay Alemseged.
|Series||Nova scienceNOW ; 2012, episode 1.|
Language and languages -- Origin.
Fossil hominids -- Ethiopia.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Science television programs.
Educational television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
|Publisher|| [Alexandria, Virginia] :2012
|Other Titles|| Nova scienceNow (Television program)
screenwriter, television director, television producer.
Seftel, Joshua, screenwriter, television director, television producer.
Frankel, Erika, television producer.
Pogue, David, 1963- host.
Alemseged, Zeresenay, commentator.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Host: David Pogue.
Camera, Lincoln Else [and eight others] ; original music, Christopher Rife.
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH); audio-described.
Originally broadcast in 2012 as an episode of the PBS television series: Nova scienceNow.
Running time indicated on container: approx. 60 min.; actual program running time: 54 min.
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen presentation; stereo.
1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.