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How Long is a Piece of String
How Long is a Piece of String

Comedian Alan Davies attempts to answer this proverbial question.

What is One Degree?
What is One Degree?

Answering a deceptively simple question: What Is One Degree?

The Incredible Human Journey
The Incredible Human Journey

Alice Roberts discovers the story of how humans left Africa to colonise the world.

Human Planet
Human Planet

Uniquely in the animal kingdom humans have managed to adapt to every environment on Earth.

Inside the Human Body
Inside the Human Body

Michael Mosley goes on a voyage through the workings of the inner human body.

The Truth About Fat
The Truth About Fat

Gabriel Weston discovers the surprising truth about why people are piling on pounds.

The Truth About Exercise
The Truth About Exercise

Michael Mosley uncovers surprising new research about exercise.

How Many People Can Live On Planet Earth?
How Many People Can Live On Planet Earth?

Sir David Attenborough investigates whether the world is heading for a population crisis.

Attenborough Explores...
Attenborough Explores...

Sir David Attenborough takes a look at the impact of climate change.

Do We Really Need the Moon?
Do We Really Need the Moon?

Maggie Aderin Pocock explores our intimate relationship with our only natural satellite.

Charles Darwin and The Tree of Life
Charles Darwin and The Tree of Life

How and why did Darwin come up with his theory? Why do we think he was right?

How Earth Made Us
How Earth Made Us

Prof Iain Stewart tells the epic story of how planet Earth has shaped human history.

Are We Still Evolving?
Are We Still Evolving?

Dr Alice Roberts asks if humans are still evolving, and where we might be heading.

Predators in our Backyard
Predators in our Backyard

Why are scientists releasing top predators close to where people live?

Re-constructing T. Rex
Re-constructing T. Rex

Creating the world's most accurate mechanical replica of a walking juvenile T. rex.

Dino Stampede
Dino Stampede

What was the cause of the only known dinosaur stampede?

Earth: The Power of the Planet
Earth: The Power of the Planet

Dr Iain Stewart tells us the the world's oldest story — the story of life itself.

Richard Hammond's Invisible Worlds
Richard Hammond's Invisible Worlds

Richard Hammond looks beyond the capabilities of the human eye.

Blood and Guts: A History of Surgery
Blood and Guts

Dr Michael Mosley finds out how the early days of surgery were dark and barbaric.

Deadliest Tornadoes
Deadliest Tornadoes

Deadliest Tornadoes investigates one of the worst season in decades.

Solar Storms
Solar Storms

Experts examine solar flares and reveal the damage they have done to Earth.

Crater Of Death
Crater Of Death

Scientists study a 200km-wide crater that may have wiped out the dinosaurs.

The Story of Science
The Story of Science

A journey through the evolution of scientific understanding.

How to Grow a Planet
How to Grow a Planet

Professor Iain Stewart tells a stunning new story about our planet.

Finding Life Beyond Earth
Finding Life Beyond Earth

Dazzling two part documentary, combining telescope images with state-of-the-art animation.

Seeing Stars
Seeing Stars

Astronomers are using a new generation of super-telescopes to hunt the heavens.

The Code
The Code

Marcus du Sautoy goes in search of the numbers, shapes and patterns that govern our lives.

Orbit - Earth's Extraordinary Journey
Orbit - Earth's Extraordinary Journey

It's hard to believe but at this very moment we're hurtling around the sun at 64,000mph.

Voyage of the Continents
Voyage of the Continents

Telling the story of how geology and evolution have interacted to forge life on Earth.

A Volcano Odyssey
A Volcano Odyssey

Discovering how a lava-flooded area the size of France lead to the dinosaurs' demise.

Secrets Beneath the Ice
Secrets Beneath the Ice

Antarctic scientists attempt to predict the consequences of a rise in world temperature.

Resurrection Science
Resurrection Science

Resurrection Science is an investigation into DNA sequencing and bio-molecular cloning.

In Search Of The Snow Gods
In Search Of The Snow Gods

Following a team of Ugandan scientists investigating the consequences of climate change.

Decoding Neanderthals
Decoding Neanderthals

Over 60,000 years ago the first humans left their African homeland and entered Europe.

Eyes of Atacama
Eyes of Atacama

Here, in the most inhospitable of regions is the biggest observatory ever constructed.

Freak Wave
Freak Wave

Investigation into the disappearance of huge cargo vessels.

Japan's Tsunami
Japan's Tsunami

Japan's Tsunami investigates the science behind the earthquake and tsunami.

The Core
The Core

An earth-shattering journey into the hidden world, beneath our feet.

In Orbit: How Satellite Rule Our World
In Orbit: How Satellite Rule Our World

They are constantly circling hundreds of miles above our heads.

How Big Is The Universe?
How Big Is The Universe?

It’s one of the most baffling questions that scientists can ask: how big is the Universe?

To Boldly Go
To Boldly Go

Kevin Fong sets out to discover how unsuited human biology is to much of the planet.

Things You Need To Know About Science
Things You Need To Know About Science

James May gives a straightforward guide to some of science's big ideas.

Super Smart Animals
Super Smart Animals

An intriguing look at incredibly intelligent animals.

Future Earth
Future Earth

Earth-shattering series exploring the factors which effect the future of our planet.

The Secrets of Everything
The Secrets of Everything

Greg Foot attempts anything to find you answers to some of life's weirder questions.

Voyages of Construction
Voyages of Construction

Britain's engineering companies reveal how they build the world's most amazing machines.

Playing God
Playing God

Adam Rutherford meets a new creature created by American scientists.

Secrets of Our Living Planet
Secrets of Our Living Planet

Life defines our planet but until recently its ability to flourish has remained a mystery.

Earth: The Climate Wars
Earth: The Climate Wars

Dr Iain Stewart traces the history of climate change from its very beginning.

Global Weirding
Global Weirding

We have shivered through extra-cold winters, experienced intense droughts and floods.

Richard Hammond's Journey To The Centre Of The Earth
Richard Hammond's Journey To The Centre Of The Earth

How does the Earth work? Richard Hammond goes to the centre of the planet to find out.

Life On Fire
Life On Fire

Life On Fire is an earth shattering series offering a close up look at volcanoes.

Operation Iceberg
Operation Iceberg

From iceberg formation to the wildlife, the series searches for the secrets of the ice.

Space Voyages
Space Voyages

NASA is sizing up new challenges: developing travel into deep space.

Unseen Universe
Unseen Universe

This two-part documentary goes in pursuit of the invisible

Shuttle Discovery's Last Mission
Shuttle Discovery's Last Mission

Charting the legacy and tragedies of the most ambitious space programme ever undertaken.

Chernobyl
Chernobyl

Investigating the aftermath of the 1986 nuclear disaster at Chernobyl.

What Females Want, What Males Do
What Females Want, What Males Do

What Females Want, What Males Do is a two-part doc about the rules of animal attraction.

The Brain: A Secret History
The Brain: A Secret History

Mosley explores the bizarre and unorthodox experiments leading to scientific discoveries

Supersized Earth
Supersized Earth

Dallas Campbell visits the world's largest and most ambitious engineering projects.

Weather Caught on Camera
Weather Caught on Camera

Real-life stories of every-day people finding themselves in extraordinary weather events.

Hurricane - The Anatomy
Hurricane - The Anatomy

Looking at the way a hurricane forms and some of the most dramatic and dangerous examples.

Storm Riders
Storm Riders

Meteorologists Simon Brewer and Juston Drake are on a dangerous, all-consuming mission.

How To Avoid Mistakes in Surgery
How To Avoid Mistakes in Surgery

Dr Kevin Fong finds out how doctors avoid making mistakes while in the operating theatre.

Bang Goes The Theory
Bang Goes The Theory

An entertaining science magazine format packed with challenges and amazing facts.

Forecasting the End
Forecasting the End

Apocalyptic documentary exploring ways that life on earth could end.

Breaking Ice
Breaking Ice

Fascinating documentary following scientists and researchers on board icebreakers.

Brave New World
Brave New World

Prof Stephen Hawking presents a global exploration of scientific breakthroughs.

Rise Of The Continents
Rise Of The Continents

An in-depth look at the formation of each of the planet's continents.

The Secret Life Of The Sun
The Secret Life Of The Sun

An illuminating documentary about what happens inside the sun.