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NOVA | Be Kind to a Hobbit | PBS

Duration: 01:14

  • NOVA

    Program: NOVA #3515
    Broadcast Date: Nov. 8, 2008

www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/hobbit/ An ancient legend on the Indonesian island of Flores tells of an elf-like creature similar to the fictional hobbit of novels and film. But a controversial 2003 archeological find not only suggests that there could be some truth behind the legend but promises to rewrite a key chapter in the human evolutionary story. NOVA investigates the discovery, analysis, and startling implications of the hobbit of Flores, on Alien From Earth.

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Post Date: November 7, 2008