Examining the evolutionary roots of humans through evidence found within human DNA as well as fossil records. Included: the role that distant ancestors played in shaping human anatomy.
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Trace the human hand back to its fish origins.
Opossums and fossils provide evidence for the evolution of our ears.
Neil Shubin recounts the discovery of an iconic fish fossil in the Canadian Arctic.
Tim White gives an overview of the discovery of a hominid fossil known as Ardi.
Find out which traits our primate progenitors bequeathed to us.
Learn which parts of our bodies we’ve inherited from our reptilian ancestors.
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WETA Arts spotlights and celebrates visual and performing art in Greater Washington and around the nation.
History's most famous composers were as different from one another as any of their compositions, but which do you most closely resemble?
Re:Dream is an immersive, digital-first project taking a look at what it means to "make it" in the 21st century.
Curious George uses George's insatiable curiosity as a way of acquainting preschoolers with key concepts in math, science and engineering.
WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.