NHK Special: Jared Diamond's Rise of the Third Chimpanzee

A series of lectures featuring Jared Diamond - a UCLA professor and the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Socieities - traces the footsteps of humanity, from the apes to the challenges of today.

Recent Episodes

What Separates Humans from Animals? | Tuesday, April 23 at 3:00 AM ET / Tuesday, April 23 at 2:00 AM CT

The Animal Origins of Art and How We Choose Our Mates | Tuesday, April 30 at 3:00 AM ET / Tuesday, April 30 at 2:00 AM CT

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