Koko - the Gorilla Who Talks

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In 1971, Penny Patterson began teaching sign language to a gorilla named Koko, unaware that this relationship would define both their lives. More than 40 years later, the now-famous Koko continues to redraw the line between people and animals. Koko died in June 2018 at the age of 46.

Previously Aired

Day
Time
Channel
8/7/2016
7 a.m.
8/9/2016
noon
8/9/2016
8 p.m.
8/25/2016
noon
8/27/2016
5 p.m.
1/22/2017
8 a.m.
6/24/2018
4 p.m.
8/26/2018
9 a.m.
8/26/2018
9 p.m.
8/27/2018
2 a.m.
12/2/2018
9 a.m.
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