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Origins: The Journey of Humankind

The Writing on the Wall (Season 1, Episode 4)
TV-14
TV Episode | 47 min | Documentary

This is the story of how our world came to be - how communication defined our species and created the modern age, giving voice to the boundless human imagination, connecting us globally and to the stars. Communication gives us ...See moreThis is the story of how our world came to be - how communication defined our species and created the modern age, giving voice to the boundless human imagination, connecting us globally and to the stars. Communication gives us self-expression and collective knowledge - but it can also subvert and corrupt, and even manipulate entire populations. See less
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Writers
Tracy Ann Baines (teleplay by) | Stuart Chait (story by) | Sara Mast (teleplay by) | Sean McGowan (story by) & 2 more
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Updated Mar 27, 2017

Release date
Mar 27, 2017 (United States)

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Sean Cameron Michael
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Mark Monroe
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Emma Olsen
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Liza Scholtz
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Aubrey Shelton
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Jason Silva
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Vere Tindale
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Elodie Venece
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7.7 / 10 | 31 votes