Season 1, Episode 11 The Discovery of Animal Behavior: A Question of Learning

First Aired: December 19, 1982

Studying the work of early 20th-century naturalists who probed whether animal behavior is inherited or learned. Dramatized: Pavlov's experiments with dogs; von Osten's research with a "mathematical" horse.

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  • Premiered: October 10, 1982
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: PBS's signature (and multi-award-winning) natural-history series uses gifted wildlife documentarians and stunning photography to reveal what its first host, Donald Johanson, called `the magic and mystery of the fascinating natural world.' The series has ga… (more)

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