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Bones of Turkana Previous Broadcasts

KQED 9: Wed, May 16, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

This program follows the story of famed paleoanthropologist Richard Leakey and his wife Meave, daughter Louise, and their colleagues, as they work in the arid northern regions of Kenya's Turkana Basin to unravel the mysteries of human evolution. While one of the Leakeys' goals is to demonstrate the complexity and truth of human evolution, they also seek to show how the qualities that we proudly call human were all born in Africa.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, May 20, 2012 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, May 19, 2012 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Fri, May 18, 2012 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Thu, May 17, 2012 -- 9:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, May 17, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
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