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Space
The Elegant Universe (Hour 2)The Elegant Universe (Hour 2) 
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Eleven dimensions, parallel universes, and a world made out of strings.
How Large is the Universe?How Large is the Universe? 
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The universe has long captivated us with its immense scales of distance and time. How far does it stretch? Where does it end and what lies beyond its...
Welcome to MarsWelcome to Mars 
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Take an astounding look at the red planet in this interplanetary adventure that picks up where MARS Dead or Alive left off.
Nature
Moment of Impact Part 1 - Hunters & HerdsMoment of Impact Part 1 - Hunters & Herds 
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The natural world is filled with “moments of impact” – the split seconds when animals come into contact with each other and the world around them. ...
The Eloquent CommunicatorsThe Eloquent Communicators 
The Eloquent Communicatorsyoutube49:27
David Attenborough reveals how birds have become expert communicators and use extraordinary patterns of colour and beautiful songs to deter...
Going DeepGoing Deep 
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A look back at the decades of effort that culminated in the deep sub Alvin reaching the ocean floor, and a look forward to what's next now Alvin's...
Science & Technology
Cars That ThinkCars That Think 
Cars That Thinkyoutube26:00
The fully automatic car may be down the road a ways, but cars that do your thinking for you are just around the corner.
Hunting the Hidden DimensionHunting the Hidden Dimension 
Hunting the Hidden Dimensionpbs50:00
Mysteriously beautiful fractals are shaking up the world of mathematics and deepening our understanding of nature.
The Big Energy GambleThe Big Energy Gamble 
The Big Energy Gamblepbs50:00
Can California's ambitious plan to cut greenhouse gases actually succeed?
History
Missing in MiG AlleyMissing in MiG Alley 
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What happened to American pilots shot down over Korea half a century ago?
The Spy FactoryThe Spy Factory 
The Spy Factorypbs50:00
Examine the high-tech eavesdropping carried out by the National Security Agency and the pitfalls of surveillance in an age of terrorism.
China BridgeChina Bridge 
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Travel to 12th-century China as engineers, scientists and scholars help reveal the intricate mysteries behind the revolutionary strength and elegance...
Health
The Fluoride DeceptionThe Fluoride Deception 
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Christopher Bryson, an award-winning journalist and former producer at the BBC, discusses the findings of his new book The Flouride Deception.
DoctorsDoctors' Diaries 
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Seven doctors, 21 years... Saving lives is only part of the story.
Cancer WarriorCancer Warrior 
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Judah Folkman and other researchers pioneer a novel approach to cancer treatment.
Environment
Extreme IceExtreme Ice 
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An acclaimed photographer teams up with scientists to document the runaway melting of arctic glaciers.
Ocean Animal EmergencyOcean Animal Emergency 
Ocean Animal Emergencypbs50:00
Wildlife veterinarians struggle to save injured seals and sea lions on the California coast.
Hot Planet - Cold ComfortHot Planet - Cold Comfort 
Hot Planet - Cold Comfortyoutube26:00
So you think global warming won't affect you?
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