May 3, 2014 | 45:12The Nature of Things Surviving The Teenage Brain Video
The Nature of Things Surviving The Teenage Brain May 3, 2014 | 45:12International experts in human development present surprising new research that explains the peculiarities and immense power and potential of the teen brain. This new perspective could change the way we school, parent and motivate these transitional homo sapiens. It might even make them easier to live with!
Nov 29, 2012 | 45:14The Nature of Things Mysteries of the Animal Mind Video
The Nature of Things Mysteries of the Animal Mind Nov 29, 2012 | 45:14Scientists are exploring the complex mysteries of the animal consciousness. In Mysteries of the Animal Mind we meet the researchers who are finding growing evidence of compassion, cooperation, altruism, empathy, intelligence and communication in all sorts of different species.
Aug 23, 2012 | 45:13The Nature of Things The American Tiger Video
The Nature of Things The American Tiger Aug 23, 2012 | 45:13Today, there are more tigers living in captivity in the United States than there are in the wild. They live in private homes, ranches and zoos and their numbers are growing. In this fascinating portrait of The American Tiger, we explore the relationship between human and beast in the context of the 21st century's wild tiger crisis.
Jul 26, 2012 | 45:13The Nature of Things The Autism Enigma Video
The Nature of Things The Autism Enigma Jul 26, 2012 | 45:13Autism has increased by an astounding 600 per cent in the last 20 years. The emerging theme is that autism, while possibly stemming from genetic vulnerability, is triggered by environmental factors. Is it something in our Western lifestyle?