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Main Title Your inner fish /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Cook, Tom
Tate, Alex,
Elisco, David,
Shubin, Neil,
Shubin, NeilYour inner fish.
Publisher PBS, PBS Distribution
Year Published 2014
OCLC Number 874664723
ISBN 9781608830671; 1608830675
Subjects Human anatomy ; Human evolution ; Human beings--Origin
Additional Subjects Shubin, Neil--Television adaptations
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Official website
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QM26.Y68 2014 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/29/2014
Collation 1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from container. Originally broadcast as a 3-episode television mini-series on PBS. Based on the book Your inner fish : a journey into the 3.5-billion-year history of the human body by Neil Shubin. Special features: Amazing places, amazing fossils: Tiktaalik; The evolution of your teeth; Amazing places, amazing fossils: Tritheledont; Our fishy brain; Amazing places, amazing fossils: Lucy; extended interview: Tim White, paleoanthropologist, on finding Ardi; education guide PDF.
Contents Notes
Examines the many ways that our animal ancestors shaped our anatomical destiny. Using both the fossil record and DNA evidence, traces various parts of the human body's structure to creatures that lived long, long, ago. Your inner fish. Our family tree ; Origin of the human hand ; Transitional fossils ; The search for Tiktaalik ; My wife's a fish ; Sonic hedgehog ; Finding Tiktaalik -- Your inner reptile. Discovering your inner reptile ; Our egg-laying ancestors ; Mammal-like reptiles ; How we got hair ; The power of skin ; The evolution of hearing ; The rise of mammals -- Your inner monkey. Meet your inner monkey ; Color vision ; The ape that stood up ; Walking on two legs ; Our bad backs ; Our fishy brain.