STATUS: previously in development (2013-2014 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE: ordered to series
ADDITIONAL NOTES: three one-hour episodes
DESCRIPTION: (from Science's press release, April 2013) Take a closer look at one of human kinds closest relatives: the ancient primate. Centuries of evolution have allowed for the development of our species, but MONKEY PLANET takes us back to our roots to examine how issues of location, genetics and even Darwinism have shaped the human race.