Science Shows

Horizon

Horizon

Horizon tells amazing science stories, unravels mysteries and reveals worlds you've never seen before.
59 Episodes
BBC
Future Thinking

Future Thinking

Renowned inventors, scientists and futurologists describe the big idea that they want to solve and how it can transform the world.
31 Episodes
BBCFuture
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
19 Episodes
BBCFuture
How Does That Work?

How Does That Work?

Technology has made our everyday lives much easier than our ancestors had it. This series explores how this technology works, how it's being used today, and the advances that can be expected in the future.
18 Episodes
Reel
Animal Clinic

Animal Clinic

Dublin is a bustling capital city with one and a half million inhabitants. Alongside the humans live thousands of domestic animals, birds and wildlife. When they need emergency care, a dedicated team of people are there to help.
18 Episodes
Escapade
Bench to Bedside

Bench to Bedside

Bench to Bedside tells the inspirational stories of people and animals living with serious illnesses and the incredible biomedical research that could save their lives.
12 Episodes
ABC
Fight Science

Fight Science

Prepare to go beyond the dojo of pure-style martial arts and explore five new realms of combat. Fight Science brings a selection of nature's best athletes into the lab, to determine the limits of human fighting ability.
7 Episodes
Reel
HyperDrive

HyperDrive

BBC presenter and trained engineer Jack Stewart sorts solar planes from magnetic trains, offering you a guide to the vehicles and transport technologies of tomorrow.
6 Episodes
BBCFuture
My Big Decision

My Big Decision

Documentary series following a number of British teenagers as they each embark upon a road trip that could lead them to a life-changing decision.
5 Episodes
BBC
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
4 Episodes
VPRO
What If?

What If?

What If?' from BBC Future explores thought experiments and hypothetical scenarios.
4 Episodes
BBCFuture
Ewan McGregor - Cold Chain Mission

Ewan McGregor - Cold Chain Mission

Ewan McGregor is on a mission to the ends of the earth to immunise some of the hardest-to-reach children in the world.
2 Episodes
BBC
The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs

In this innovative series, Bill Oddie takes great joy in comparing dinosaurs with their closest living relatives - crocodiles and birds.
2 Episodes
BBC
Arctic Dilemma

Arctic Dilemma

Iceland and Greenland are being severely affected by climate chnage. How will it affect the future of the islands and their people?
2 Episodes
Reel
What Females Want and What Males Will Do

What Females Want and What Males Will Do

What Females Want and What Males Will Do explores the evolution of sexual strategies and what makes certain species winners and losers in the mating game.
2 Episodes
Reel
Drain the Ocean

Drain the Ocean

What if we could pull the plug and drain the planet's water? What would we see? What would we learn? Follow a virtual scientific expedition to the deep as we explore one of earth's last great frontiers.
2 Episodes
Reel
Rutherford and Fry

Rutherford and Fry

Drs Rutherford and Fry are on hand to solve everyday mysteries sent into BBC Future.
2 Episodes
BBCFuture
Superhuman

Superhuman

Go inside the human body to discover its true potential and examine whether some people are pushing it too far.
1 Episode
Reel
Great Australians with Alan Jones

Great Australians with Alan Jones

Popular media personality Alan Jones talks to a selection of talented and influential Australians who have achieved greatness in their respective fields. Eponymous without seeking the furnishings of fame, these individuals have risen to considerable challenges to become world figures in their fields.
1 Episode
Umbrella
Building Tomorrow

Building Tomorrow

Building Tomorrow presents radical visions that illustrate not only the huge challenges we face, but also the opportunities that could materialise if we push the limits of what's possible.
1 Episode
BBCFuture

Science Episodes

Nasa spacecraft heads to sun for closest look yet

Nasa spacecraft heads to sun for closest look yet

Nasa has launched a spacecraft to the sun that will fly closer to our star than anything ever sent before.
1min
PressAssociation
Samsung unveils new Galaxy Note 9 smartphone

Samsung unveils new Galaxy Note 9 smartphone

Samsung has unveiled its latest Galaxy Note flagship smartphone, complete with the largest battery the firm has ever placed in the device.
PressAssociation
The first-ever Overwatch League eSports grand final

The first-ever Overwatch League eSports grand final

The first ever Overwatch League grand finals have roared into life in New York, with London Spitfire taking an early lead in the best-of-three series against Philadelphia Fusion.
PressAssociation
Nasa turns 60: Key moments in its history

Nasa turns 60: Key moments in its history

Nasa is celebrating 60 years of remarkable achievements in 2018, after being signed into existence by President Eisenhower in the 1958 National Aeronautics and Space Act.
PressAssociation
Researchers use leaf blower to see how lizards endure storms

Researchers use leaf blower to see how lizards endure storms

Researchers from Harvard University have used a high-powered leaf blower to observe just how tropical lizards hold on as hurricanes blow.
PressAssociation
New types of shark could be heading to UK waters

New types of shark could be heading to UK waters

New types of shark could be heading to UK waters as a result of warming seas.
PressAssociation
Scottish peninsula chosen for site of UK's first spaceport

Scottish peninsula chosen for site of UK's first spaceport

A peninsula on Scotland's north coast has been chosen for the site of the UK's first spaceport.
PressAssociation
Incredible footage shows Asian hornets ambushing honeybees

Incredible footage shows Asian hornets ambushing honeybees

Tiny electronic trackers small enough to attach to a flying insect are the latest weapon being used to stave off an Asian hornet invasion that threatens Britain's honeybees.
PressAssociation
Rocket in Japan explodes seconds after take-off

Rocket in Japan explodes seconds after take-off

A rocket developed by a start-up company explodes seconds after lift-off in northern Japan, bursting into flames.
1min
PressAssociation
Ford embraces fighter jet technology for new Focus

Ford embraces fighter jet technology for new Focus

Technology developed for fighter jets is helping to improve the driving experience for the all-new Focus, which offers Ford's first head-up display for Europe.
1min
PressAssociation
Why do people have different skin color?

Why do people have different skin color?

#justask - this week's Tomorrow Today viewer question comes from John Gicheru in Kangema.
2mins
DeutscheWelle
E3 gaming show in numbers

E3 gaming show in numbers

Scenes from the first day of the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles. More than 60,000 attendees are expected to visit during the three-day event. The latest Call Of Duty, Pokemon and Tomb Raider games are among those on show at the event.
PressAssociation
To the Cosmodrome, and Beyond

To the Cosmodrome, and Beyond

Most rockets headed for outer space are launched from Baikonur, Kazakhstan. Yuri Gagarin, the first person in space, started from there. Our reporter checks out the world's largest cosmodrome and watches Alexander Gerst on his launch to the ISS.
2mins
DeutscheWelle
Apple unveils new digital well-being features

Apple unveils new digital well-being features

Apple has unveiled a range of new features to help users monitor their smartphone use, as part of plans to improve digital well-being.
PressAssociation
Hatch closes as astronauts depart from International Space Station

Hatch closes as astronauts depart from International Space Station

Three astronauts prepare for re-entry through the Earth's atmosphere after five months in space.
1min
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PressAssociation
A $3700 e-bike?!

A $3700 e-bike?!

The Trek supper comThe Trek supper commuter + 7 is an electric bike with pedal assist that maxes out at 25mph. With a range of up to 50 miles on one battery charge and an interchangeable battery, this may be the solution for those long commutes.
2mins
TechCrunch
Turning Your Toys into Robots with Circuit Cubes

Turning Your Toys into Robots with Circuit Cubes

Circuit Cubes creates little blocks that bring life to your LEGOs, Mega Bloks, things found in the recycling or a variety of other building toys.
5mins
TechCrunch
BT unveils strategy to deliver UK's first converged network

BT unveils strategy to deliver UK's first converged network

BT's consumer division unveils a strategy to boost customer service and deliver the UK's first converged network bringing together broadband, mobile and Wi-Fi to provide better connectivity for its customers across the UK.
PressAssociation
A Day at TC Sessions Robotics

A Day at TC Sessions Robotics

Robots, TechCrunch folk, and good times happened at TC Sessions Robotics this past Friday from Zellerbach hall at UC Berkeley. Come along on Tito Hamze's journey as he takes you on his experience of the event.
11mins
TechCrunch
Old, not ill: scientist opts for Swiss suicide

Old, not ill: scientist opts for Swiss suicide

A 104-year-old Australian scientist has ended his own life by assisted suicide in Switzerland. The scientist was not terminally ill, but said he suffered from deteriorating health.
1min
Reuters
Rolls-Royce unveils super luxury SUV

Rolls-Royce unveils super luxury SUV

Rolls-RoRolls-Royce unveils its super luxury SUV called Cullinan. It is named after the largest diamond ever discovered which is now part of the British crown jewels.
1min
PressAssociation
Kim the spider taught to jump on demand

Kim the spider taught to jump on demand

A spider called Kim has been trained to jump on demand by scientists keen to learn the secrets of her acrobatic ability. The circus act study could help engineers design agile mini-robots that are currently beyond human technology.
PressAssociation
No hidden room in King Tut's tomb: researchers

No hidden room in King Tut's tomb: researchers

After years of debate, Italian researchers say there's no secret chambers beyond Tutankhamun's tomb, which archaeologists had hoped was Queen Nefertiti's final rest place.
1min
Reuters
Top tips for achieving wildlife photography on your phone

Top tips for achieving wildlife photography on your phone

A professional photographer experiments with the new Huawei P20 Pro and shares his top tips for taking wildlife photographs this bank holiday.
PressAssociation
Tuberculosis in Ukraine

Tuberculosis in Ukraine

Over 25 percent of tuberculosis cases in Ukraine are multi-drug resistant, and can't be treated by antibiotics such as Rifampicin. The healthcare system is overstretched, meaning patients are often treated in cramped quarters.
4mins
DeutscheWelle
Robot in space

Robot in space

This summer, astronaut Alexander Gerst will once again head into space. Among those who will accompany him to the International Space Station is CIMON, a robot with wide-ranging capabilities.
5mins
DeutscheWelle
The future for oceans

The future for oceans

Marine researchers in Kiel are studying how climate change could affect the sea. In huge testing tanks, they're simulating possible future scenarios. Their results show that if oceans grow too acidic, it will spell the end for many organisms.
5mins
DeutscheWelle
Research without borders

Research without borders

Maria Soloveychik from Israel and Charly Chahwan from Lebanon have founded a bio-tech company in California. They're developing drugs to combat cancer and other genetically caused diseases. The joint venture would be impossible in their homelands.
4mins
DeutscheWelle
The extraordinary naked mole rat

The extraordinary naked mole rat

An animal that barely reacts to pain is bound to attract scientific attention. But the rodent also has other puzzling attributes. For example, the creature's brain and heart can function without oxygen for a long time.
4mins
DeutscheWelle
Bird flu threatens African Penguins

Bird flu threatens African Penguins

Migratory seabirds brought the bird flu virus H5N8, most likely not harmful to humans, to South Africa. Millions of chickens had to be culled last year. Now endangered penguins are also infected.
DeutscheWelle
Blossoms without bees in China

Blossoms without bees in China

Global bee populations are on the decline. And in Southwest China they have become so rare that fruit plantations are no longer being pollinated. Farmers are now doing it themselves.
DeutscheWelle
Facebook announces dating service plans

Facebook announces dating service plans

Facebook has announced plans to add a dating service to its social media platform. Chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said the site would soon add a dating tool aimed at creating "real, long-term relationships".
PressAssociation
New Oculus Go headset released in the UK

New Oculus Go headset released in the UK

The new Oculus Go has been released. The standalone headset does not require a phone, PC or any cables and has a high resolution LCD screen, along with integrated speakers and wireless remote. It has a battery life of 2.5 hours and has a library ...
PressAssociation
Oculus Go: All you need to know

Oculus Go: All you need to know

Everything you need to know about the Oculus Go VR headset that allows users to stream films and play games without cables or the use of a phone.
PressAssociation
Company creates sustainable plastic free bottle

Company creates sustainable plastic free bottle

Choose water have developed a new water bottle that is plastic free, fully biodegradable and sustainably sourced. For more information go to www.indiegogo.com/projects/choose-water-s-plastic-less-bottle-water
PressAssociation
Robot car brings Transformers to life

Robot car brings Transformers to life

A robot, named the J-deite RIDE, is a four-metre high half car, half robot capable of folding itself down into a fully-functioning car. Japanese company Asratec has unveiled a working prototype of a real Transformer.
PressAssociation
Nintendo Labo: What you need to know

Nintendo Labo: What you need to know

Nintendo's latest gaming gadget - flat pack cardboard that fits together with its Switch console - has gone on sale in the UK.
PressAssociation
The first 'personless bank'

The first 'personless bank'

The Shanghai branch of China Construction Bank is fully automated. A robot greet customers at the entrance and customers can use a facial recognition device to enter the building.
PressAssociation
Robot builds IKEA chair..after a few failed attempts

Robot builds IKEA chair..after a few failed attempts

Here's a robot feeling the pain of a human - trying to assemble an Ikea chair. It took a few attempts, but after 20 minutes and 19 seconds, the chair was complete.
PressAssociation
Ultra-realistic robot spooks pub-goers for Westworld launch

Ultra-realistic robot spooks pub-goers for Westworld launch

An ultra-realistic humanoid robot, who has complex gestures and is able to have conversations, surprised members of the public in a local pub to help launch the second season of Westworld. "Fred" the robot joined patrons at lunchtime with a friend...
PressAssociation
New app unveiled to make grocery shopping easier

New app unveiled to make grocery shopping easier

Dent Reality has created an augmented reality programme that enables you see product information, stock details and the location through a new app.
PressAssociation
Virgin Galactic tests new spaceship

Virgin Galactic tests new spaceship

Virgin Galactic's new spaceship climbed at supersonic speed over California's Mojave Desert on Thursday in the company's first powered flight since the fatal crash of its original rocketship in 2014. The flight of VSS Unity was a major step forwa...
PressAssociation
Woman undergoes rare double robotic surgery

Woman undergoes rare double robotic surgery

A cancer patient is recovering at home after being operated on in two areas at the same time in a rare procedure using a robot.
2mins
PressAssociation
Animal Clinic - Animal Clinic - Part 18

Animal Clinic - Part 18

A dog with badly matted hair is given extra attention, Lisa investigates the condition of two donkeys.
24mins
Escapade
Animal Clinic - Animal Clinic - Part 13

Animal Clinic - Part 13

A drain company with special cameras helps a cat that disappears into a small gap between two houses.
24mins
Escapade
Animal Clinic - Animal Clinic - Part 14

Animal Clinic - Part 14

A squirrel is running amok in a book store, and the shelter is overwhelmed with litters of kittens.
24mins
Escapade
Animal Clinic - Animal Clinic - Part 16

Animal Clinic - Part 16

Liam brings in a puppy who had some amateur surgery inflicted on it when someone tried to dock its tail with some fishing line.
24mins
Escapade