Season 5, Episode 4 Prime-Time Primates

First Aired: February 8, 1995

"Prime Time Primates" observes behavior among monkeys and apes, including aggression among macaques; conflict resolution between chimpanzees; tool use by orangutans; and food-gathering techniques employed by aye-ayes. Host: Alan Alda.

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  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Science, technology and nature are examined with insight, humor and an eye on the practical, with smartly paced reports on such subjects as the big-bang theory, robots, the relationship between stress and illness, and whether we are alone in the universe.… (more)

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