The Catholic University of America

To Be Human

In this film, Georgia M. Dunston (Howard University College of Medicine), Frans De Waal (Emory University), and Rick Potts (Smithsonian Institution) explores human uniqueness in light of advances in three branches of science: genetics and genomics, primatology, and anthropology.


Ecclesial Families: Catholic/Orthodox, Evangelical/Conservative Protestant, Jewish, Mainline Protestant
Core Curriculum Course Categories: General Theology
Science Topics: Life Sciences

Science for SeminariesScience: The Wide Angle

Photo Credit:

[1]courtesy of Massachusetts General Hospital and Draper Labs
[3]Viviano Codazzi
[4]Gregor Reisch