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.
There are no upcoming broadcasts of this program in the next two weeks. Check back soon!
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.
View the discussion thread.
Find out which traits our primate progenitors bequeathed to us.
Learn which parts of our bodies we’ve inherited from our reptilian ancestors.
Already subscribed? Log in now →
The longest-running news and public affairs program on public television, Washington Week has been a broadcast journalism mainstay for more than four decades.
Hear the next generation of classical champions as talented teens play the classics in concert.
Since 2007, photographer Lloyd Wolf and collaborators have been documenting Arlington's Columbia Pike corridor, one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the nation.
Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion.
Looking for something to do around town? Want to get the word out about your group's event? Check out our calendar!
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.