A Brief History of Transportation
Ever since the first hominids left Africa, human beings have been on the move.
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A Brief History of Violence
An illustration of mankind's creativity when it comes to killing.


Other Brief Histories
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Reporter / Producer / Animator: Jackie Lay
Executive Producer: Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg
The Atlantic

The Washington Post

The 5-day Workweek Was Made Up

The Sex Recession

The Sex Recession

David Lynch

David Lynch on Creativity

Visual Histories

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Shorts and Title sequences

Obama on Race

President Obama on Race & Criticism

NPR The Forumla

NPR's The Formula

Explained Season 3

Explained, Season 3

Universal Basic Income

Universal Basic Income

W. Kamau Bell

W. Kamau Bell on Finding Your Voice


The Idea File

Bold Questions

Bold Questions series

Near Death Experiences

The Science of Near Death Experiences