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THE HUMAN SPARK

Brain Matters

  • Aired: 01/20/2010
  • 54:12
  • Rating: TV-G
Peer into Alan Alda's head to find out which parts of our brain are responsible for our most human characteristics. Where do tool use and language reside? And how do our brains allow us to understand symbolism, figure out what others are thinking, and even travel in time? Are insight and imagination what really make humans unique?
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Peer into Alan Alda's head as we uncover where our most human abilities reside.
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