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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
Ancient Rome
Ancient Rome

   2006    History
Dinosaur Planet
Dinosaur Planet

   2003    Science
Living Universe
Living Universe

   2018    Technology
Magic Numbers
Magic Numbers

   2018    Science
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2017    Culture
Prehistoric America
Prehistoric America

   2003    Nature
The Life of Mammals
The Life of Mammals

   2002    Nature