The Human Spark (8pm, UNC-TV) - Alan Alda (right) hosts a three-part series that explores what makes us humans different from other species. Alda makes a trip to the North Carolina Zoo and interviews Duke Anthropologist Brian Hare. Immediately following tonight's episode, check out the UNC-TV original production, "North Carolina Scientists Explore the Human Spark." Read more about both shows here.
I Get That A Lot (8pm, CBS) - Celebrities work at everyday jobs just to freak out us regular people. For instance, Paris Hilton works at a gas station, Snoop Dogg is a parking lot attendant, and Julie Chen does time in a yogurt shop.
Modern Family (9pm, ABC) - Ah, yes. This is must-see TV: Benjamin Bratt (left) guest stars as Gloria's ex-husband and Manny's infamously unreliable dad. We'll finally see where little Manny gets his swagger. Also, Phil suffers from kidney stones and Mitchell and Cameron try to sleep-train Lily.
Cougar Town (9:30pm, ABC) - It's a sort of "Friends" reunion with Lisa Kudrow guest starring tonight a dermatologist visited by Ellie and Jules (Courteney Cox). Also, Travis begins working for Barbara.
Nip/Tuck (10pm, FX) - The show's seventh (and final) season begins, and the doctors are honored by their alma mater, The University of Miami. They also treat a man whose genetic disorder has led to self-mutilation.