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Born to Be Wild
Hawking
Building the Great Pyramid
Is There a Shadow Universe
A Plastic Ocean
Land of the Cave-Bear
Chemistry: Discovering the Elements
Our Place in the Milky Way
Frozen Planet: The Last Frontier
Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe
Making of The Dark Side of the Moon
Dream and Machine
One Life on the Limit
What Have UFOs Done for Us
Russia Imperialist Warriors
Ancient Rome: Caesar
Enchanted Kingdom
Neanderthal 2
The Knowledge of Healing
Bugs a Rainforest Adventure
The Farthest
Blood Of The Vikings: First Blood
Reel Rock 10
Escape to Europe and Cycle of Terror
WWII In 3D
Life: Birds
Narco Cultura
The Atlantic
Cave of Forgotten Dreams
The Seven New Signs of the Apocalypse
Steve Jobs Man in the Machine
Ancient Rome: The Fall of Rome
Hot Girls Wanted
The Invisible Universe
Project Nim
The Art of Persuasion

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Project Nim
Project Nim 2011

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

Category:Science  Duration:01:33:00   

 
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