National Geographic Specials - How to Build a Beating Heart
Delve into the cutting-edge field of tissue engineering to see how scientists are attempting to harness the body’s natural healing powers to grow skin, muscle, vital organs and even hearts.
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The Real Revolutionaries
This is the story of technologys Fairchild Eight eight men who became the driving force behind the Digital Age as they built Silicon Valley from the ground up....
Queen of the Sun
What are the bees telling us? This spellbinding film explores the catastrophic disappearance of bees around the world. Alarming and ultimately uplifting, it reveals the consequences...
The Men Who Made Us Fat
Around the world, obesity levels are rising - more people are now overweight than undernourished. Investigative journalist Jacques Peretti explores the profitable ways...
In the new series Elements, Dr. Jim Al-Khalili traces how the building blocks of matter were discovered and mapped, from the alchemists who first began searching for the secret of everlasting...
Space Suite II
As the engines of a rocket ignite, three brave astronauts prepare to make their new home orbiting high above our Earth. The moon passes through our planet’s shadow to become endowed with...
The Men Who Made Us Spend
Why do we buy what we buy? In this three-part series, Peretti investigates how our world of rampant consumerism was created. He explores the origins of planned...
Hauling a submarine over dry land, transporting a fleet of mega-yachts across the Atlantic, and relocating a town sitting on a gold mine - these are just a few of the daunting challenges...
Predict My Future: The Science of Us
A fascinating look at nature vs. nurture as more than 1,000 New Zealanders from the same city are...