National Geographic Specials - Fatal Insomnia
Delves into the science of sleep in order to understand fatal familial insomnia, a rare but deadly genetic disease.
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Volcanologist Thomas Pfeiffer, together with his team of local experts, cater to the adventurous and volcano curious and take guests on exciting journeys around the world to the most...
Imagine the challenge of trying to move an entire house - fixtures, fixings, brick walls, chimney, windows and roof - intact through a major city, over a mountain range or across a...
Space Suite I
A star dies in a supernova explosion, and curtains of light - the aurora borealis - dance before our eyes. Galaxies collide. Comets flash across the sky. The moon arcs across night’s...
Monster Quake: Will We Survive?
The damage inflicted by Chile's massive 8.8 magnitude earthquake in 2010 was a wake-up call. What would happen if a similar earthquake were to hit Seattle,...
Gaining Altitude: The Mosquito Reborn
Featuring archival footage and interviews with veteran pilots, this documentary traces the story of the de Havilland Mosquito and follows the five-year...
Monster Quake: Are We Next?
Since 2004, a series of rare super-earthquakes has been sweeping the Pacific Rim; among them, the earthquake that triggered the Japanese tsunami - 15 times bigger than...
Fake or Fortune?
Journalist Fiona Bruce and art expert Philip Mould are back on the hunt for lost masterpieces in this fascinating three-part series. As they follow paintings back through time, using...