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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Antiques Roadshow cameras capture tales of family heirlooms, yard sale bargains and long-lost items salvaged from attics and basements, while experts reveal the fascinating truths about these finds.
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Explore the "pizza renaissance" taking place around Greater Washington.
Join Nature Cat, Daisy, Squeeks and Hal for a one-hour special event, as they travel near and far on brand new adventures!
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.