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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
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

   2014    Science
The Men Who Built America
The Men Who Built America

   2012    History
Top Gear
Top Gear

   2012    Technology
The Truth About
The Truth About

   2018    Medicine
The Private Life of Plants
The Private Life of Plants

   1994    Nature
Planet Earth II
Planet Earth II

   2016    Nature
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
The Story of India
The Story of India

   2007    History