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Title The human spark [videorecording] / a co-production of Chedd-Angier-Lewis Productions and Thirteen in association with WNET.ORG ; writer and series producer, Graham Chedd ; director, Larry Engel.

Imprint [United States] : PBS Distribution, [2010]


Description 1 videodisc (ca. 180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Special feature: deleted scenes.
Performer Host, Alan Alda.
Event Originally broadcast as a 3 part series on PBS in 2009.
Summary Alan Alda takes a look at how humans first appeared on Earth millions of years ago, and how our species not only survived, but thrived, through some unimaginable conditions. Alda visits with dozens of scientists on three continents, and participates directly in many experiments - including the detailed examination of his own brain.
System Details DVD, widescreen.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Human evolution.
Human beings.
Human biology.
Genre/Form Television mini-series
Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Nonfiction television programs
Documentary -- Television mini-series.
Added Author Alda, Alan, 1936-
Chedd, Graham.
Engel, Larry.
Chedd-Angier-Lewis Productions.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
PBS Home Video.
ISBN 9781608831364
Standard No. 841887011396
Music No. HUSP601 PBS Home Video

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