Becoming human / produced by Shining Red Productions for Nova ; WGBH Educational Foundation.
- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/beta/evolution/becoming-human-part-1.html - Related website for Episode 1
- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/beta/evolution/becoming-human-part-2.html - Related website for Episode 2
- http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/beta/evolution/becoming-human-part-3.html - Related website for Episode 3
- 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
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- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Distribution, 
- Copyright: ©2010
|General Note:|| Originally broadcast as episodes of the public television series Nova in 2009.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| First steps / produced by Jennifer Beman White ; written and directed by Graham Townsley (ca. 53 min.) -- Birth of humanity / written, produced and directed by Graham Townsley (ca. 53 min.) -- Last human standing / written, produced and directed by Graham Townsley (ca. 53 min.).
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Camera, Reuben Aaronson, Michael Anderson, Stan Barua, Chris Cox, Gary Grieg, Oliver Gurr, Tony Miller, Richard Slater Jones, Gordy Waterman ; ; animation/special effects, People's Republic of Animation, Pixeldust Studios ; editors, Jennifer Beman White, Barbara Burst, Paige Smith Lee ; original score, Joe Delia.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Narrator, Lance Lewman.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Where did we come from? What makes us human? NOVA's...investigation explores how new discoveries are transforming views of our earliest ancestors. Featuring interviews with world-renowned scientists, footage shot "in the trenches" as fossils were unearthed, and...computer-generated animation, [these programs] bring early hominids to life, examining how we became the creative and adaptable modern humans of today...In the first episode...encounter..."Selam," the amazingly complete remains of a 3 million year-old child, packed with clues to why we split from the apes, came down from the trees, and started walking upright...[T]he second episode investigates the riddle of "Turkana Boy" -- a tantalizing fossil of Homo erectus, the first ancestor to leave Africa and colonize the globe...[T]he final episode...explores the origins of "us" -- where modern humans and our capacities for art, invention, and survival came from, and what happened when we encountered the mysterious Neanderthals"--Container.
|Target Audience Note:|| Not rated.
|System Details Note:|| DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo; NTSC.
|Language Note:|| Closed-captioned; optional audio description for the visually impaired.
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