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Vital Signs, Episode 43, Pleasing the Senses
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presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 43 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 23 mins
Teaching our kids about their senses is one of the first things we do as parents. It's how we take in the world around us -- how we figure out what we like, and what we don't. A lot of the things we don't like are instinctive: a light that's too bright, the smell of something rotten, the sound of a high-pitched al...
presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 43 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 23 mins
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Horizon, Series 49, Episode 16, What Makes Us Human?
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directed by Toby MacDonald, fl. 2002; presented by Alice Roberts, 1906-1985; with Michael Tomasello, 1950-; produced by Toby MacDonald, fl. 2002, in Horizon, Series 49, Episode 16 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins
Professor Alice Roberts is making a new human being. She's five months pregnant. But as an anatomist, and doctor, Professor Roberts has a rather different perspective on her pregnancy than most mothers. As this remarkable process happens inside her, Alice sets out to discover the latest in scientific understanding...
directed by Toby MacDonald, fl. 2002; presented by Alice Roberts, 1906-1985; with Michael Tomasello, 1950-; produced by Toby MacDonald, fl. 2002, in Horizon, Series 49, Episode 16 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins
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Horizon, Series 47, Episode 14, Are We Still Evolving?
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directed by Olly Bootle, fl. 2008; presented by Alice Roberts, 1973-; produced by Olly Bootle, fl. 2008, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 47, Episode 14 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 52 mins
Many scientists had assumed that humans stopped evolving when we started insulating ourselves from the whims of nature. But the mapping of the human genome means that scientists now have a history of our evolution. Astonishingly, not only have humans continued to evolve over the past 50,000 years, we may have been...
directed by Olly Bootle, fl. 2008; presented by Alice Roberts, 1973-; produced by Olly Bootle, fl. 2008, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 47, Episode 14 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 52 mins
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Horizon, Season 34, Episode 3, Out of Asia
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directed by Peter Capaldi, 1958-; produced by Chris Hale, fl. 1987, British Broadcasting Corporation and Discovery Communications, in Horizon, Season 34, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997), 49 mins
Last year, archaeologists in the remote north west of Australia stunned the world with new dates for the arrival of people on the continent - and the invention of art. The dates unleashed bitter arguments. Horizon investigates the dating game down under and reveals why the First Australians could be our own distan...
directed by Peter Capaldi, 1958-; produced by Chris Hale, fl. 1987, British Broadcasting Corporation and Discovery Communications, in Horizon, Season 34, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1997), 49 mins
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Horizon, Season 22, Episode 8, The Children of Eve
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produced by John Groom, fl. 1995-1997, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 22, Episode 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1986), 48 mins
Horizon looks at the latest discoveries about where modern man came from. All individuals carry around a library of information in their cells, and recent advances in medical science make it possible to decode this, with often startling results.
produced by John Groom, fl. 1995-1997, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 22, Episode 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1986), 48 mins
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