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Title What makes us human? [Hoopla electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States]: PBS, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 60 min.)) : sd., col.
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Credits Directed by Paula Apsell.
Performer Host: David Pogue.
Summary Scientists have struggled for centuries to pinpoint the qualities that separate human beings from the millions of other animals who have evolved on this planet. David Pogue explores the traits we once thought were uniquely ours - language, tool-making, even laughter - to uncover their evolutionary roots. He traces some of the crucial steps that transformed cave men to accountants - and learns how much of his own DNA came from a Neanderthal ancestor.
Audience Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Alemseged, Zeresenay.
Philosophical anthropology.
Neanderthals.
Tools, Prehistoric.
Language and languages -- Origin.
Laughter.
Australopithecus afarensis.
Human evolution.
Human behavior.
Human beings.
Added Author Pogue, David, 1963-
Murdock, David. Producer. Director. Author of screenplay.
Seftel, Joshua.
Frankel, Erika.
Cort, Julia.
Mills, Stephanie.
Rife, Christopher.
hoopla digital.
Added Title Nova scienceNow (Television program)
Music No. MWT11867306
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