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Volcanic Eruptions - The Science of Volcanoes
...volcanos on continents the world over. This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular...
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Earthquakes - The Science of Earthquakes
...and can we minimize destruction? This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular...
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Avalanches - The Science of Avalanches
Anywhere on the planet where there is snow, no mountain is spared. Depending on the type of snow, the weather and the slope, an avalanche can reach incredible speeds: more than 300km per hour. A small avalanche can exert the…
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Tornadoes - The Science of Tornadoes
The U.S. is affected by 1,200 tornadoes every year and this phenomenon is growing all over the world. With wind speeds inside their vortex reaching up to 500 km per hour and traveling at the speed of a high-speed train,…
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Lightning - The Science of Lightning
With new scientific knowledge, we know how electrical charges inside clouds are created, and new technology can monitor lightning moving through the sky. However, it can hit anything, anywhere, at any time...and it cannot be stopped. Nowhere is unaffected by…
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Mega Fires - The Science of Mega Fires
...threaten human lives and homes. This documentary series focuses on the science behind natural catastrophes and helps audiences to understand these spectacular...
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Memory Hackers - The Science Behind Memories
PBS
Memory is the glue that binds our mental lives. Without it, we'd be prisoners of the present, unable to use the lessons of the past to change our future. From our first kiss to where we put our keys, memory…
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Between the Folds - The Art and Science of Origami
PBS
...and scientific creativity that fuels this ever-changing art form, fusing science and sculpture, form and function, ancient and new. Winner of Best D...
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Charles Drew - Revolutionized Medical Science
... REVOLUTIONIZED MEDIAL SCIENCE. CHARLES DREW born 1904, was an African American physician and medical researcher who revolutionized the field of medicine...
Fixed - The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement
...do we gain or lose in the process? Award-winning documentary, Fixed: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement, explores the social impact of human biote...
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Redefining Reality - The Intellectual Implications of Modern Science Series
...the ceaseless search for reality. From the birth of the universe to brain science, discover that separating the real from the illusory is an exhilarating...
36 videos
Orgasm Inc. - The Strange Science of Female Pleasure
...for her own documentary. Initially, she plans to create a movie about science and pleasure but she soon begins to suspect that her employer, along with...
Thin Ice - The Inside Story of Climate Science
... In recent years climate science has come under increasing attack, so concerned geologist Simon Lamb grabbed his camera and set out to explore the inside...
41 videos
Saving The Lifekeepers - The New Science Of Sustainable Beekeeping
From the forests of Mexico to the farm lands and cities of North America, learn how successful beekeepers overcome challenges and develop sustainable practices to improve the quality and quantity of honey bee populations.
The Neuroscience of Addiction - Substance Abuse and Brain Science
The "War on Drugs" is almost 50 years old, with trillions of dollars spent and countless lives lost and ruined. In the 21st century, neuroscience is finally providing real tools needed to fight addiction. This incredible, comprehensive series explains and…
5 videos
The Dark Matter of Love - Family, Adoption and the Science of Love
...developmental psychologists to help them rebuild their family - through science. ...
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Reject - Social Rejection and the Science of Belonging
A scientific and solution-oriented look at the roots of bullying and violent behavior. Using brain imaging (fMRI) and a simple ball-tossing game, researchers demonstrate that the brain looks as though it is in actual physical pain when people are rejected,…
2 videos
Being Human - Life Lessons from the Frontiers of Science
...vivid dreams? Understanding our humanity is one of the deepest mysteries in science. But fields including biology, neuroscience, anthropology, psychology, and...
12 videos
To the End of Reckoning - Closeup on the Professionals at Jalisco's Forensic Science Labs
...END OF RECKONING focuses on the stoic professionals at Jalisco's Forensic Sciences labs who investigate the deaths in all their detail. From this seemingly...
How to Program - Computer Science Concepts and Python Exercises
Programming is an eminently learnable skill that gives you unrivalled problem-solving power you can apply in all areas of life. It's also a fun, creative activity that provides insight into how we control the devices that influence virtually every aspect…
24 videos