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Project Nim

   2011    Science
The film tells the tale of Nim Chimpsky, a chimpanzee who was the subject of a landmark experiment to see if an ape could learn to communicate with language if raised and nurtured like a human child. This study was the brainchild of Dr. Herbert Terrace, a Columbia University behavioral psychologist who hoped to teach Nim enough language that he could eventually express what he was thinking and feeling. This would refute Noam Chomsky's thesis that language is inherent only in humans, hence his moniker, a direct pun on the famous linguists' name. The doc was a smash when it played at Sundance with this entirely different incredible but true story
Bronze Age
Bronze Age

   2016    History
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

   2014    Science
Reel Rock
Reel Rock

   2014    Culture
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2018    Culture
Stephen Hawking's Favorite Places
Stephen Hawking's Favorite Places

   2016    Science
The Nazis, A Warning From History
The Nazis, A Warning From History

   1997    History
Vegan
Vegan

   2019    Culture