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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
How Art Made the World
How Art Made the World

   2006    Art
Apocalypse: World War 1
Apocalypse: World War 1

   2014    History
Secrets of the Dead
Secrets of the Dead

   2017    History
The Cell
The Cell

   2009    Science
The Brain with David Eagleman
The Brain with David Eagleman

   2015    Medicine
The Gene Code
The Gene Code

   2011    Science
The Beauty of Maps
The Beauty of Maps

   2010    Art
The Art of Russia
The Art of Russia

   2009    Art