Shows from BBC

All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace

All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace

A series of films about how humans have been colonised by the machines we have built. Although we don't realise it, the way we see everything in the world today is through the eyes of the computers.
3 Episodes
Bill Bailey's Jungle Hero

Bill Bailey's Jungle Hero

Bill Bailey meets wildlife in Borneo and Indonesia to tell the story of Darwin's rival, Alfred Russel Wallace.
2 Episodes
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
Horizon

Horizon

Horizon tells amazing science stories, unravels mysteries and reveals worlds you've never seen before.
60 Episodes
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
Natural World

Natural World

The BBC's classic wildlife series tells in-depth stories of incredible animals, featuring award-winning photography in some of the most extraordinary places in the world.
2 Episodes
Panorama

Panorama

The BBC's Panorama is the world's longest running investigative TV show, featuring interviews and reports on a wide variety of subjects.
12 Episodes
Russia On Four Wheels

Russia On Four Wheels

Justin Rowlatt and Anita Rani set off across Russia on two massive road-trips across the world's biggest, and one it's most enigmatic, countries.
2 Episodes
Shifting Sands

Shifting Sands

Assessing opinion in the Middle East two years on from the start of the Arab Spring.
2 Episodes
The Chinese Are Coming

The Chinese Are Coming

Justin Rowlatt investigates the spread of Chinese influence around the planet and asks what the world will be like if China overtakes America as the world's economic superpower.
2 Episodes
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
This World

This World

International investigative documentary series from the BBC.
9 Episodes
Wonderland

Wonderland

This BBC documentary strand is an annual eight-part series of hour-long films about different aspects of contemporary British life.
1 Episode
This World - The Great Japanese Retirement

The Great Japanese Retirement

In a world where people panic about the rising population, Japan is facing a very different future which could see its shrink by a third in just 40 years. Anita Rani goes on a journey to discover why the Japanese are not having enough babies.
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This World - Terror In The Desert

Terror In The Desert

British survivors of the terrorist attack on a gas plant in Algeria tell their stories.
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This World - Egypt - Children Of The Revolution

Egypt - Children Of The Revolution

The differing visions of three young revolutionaries in the Arab Spring collide.
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This World - Obama - What Happened To Hope?

Obama - What Happened To Hope?

How far did Obama's first term in office live up to expectations? Insiders recount the stories behind the moments that have defined a tumultuous presidency.
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This World - Return Of The Lost Boys

Return Of The Lost Boys

Following the return of child refugees forced to flee South Sudan during the civil war.
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This World - The Invasion Of Lampedusa

The Invasion Of Lampedusa

How a crisis on a tiny island in the Mediterranean is changing immigration in Europe.
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This World - The World's Busiest Maternity Ward

The World's Busiest Maternity Ward

The head nurse in Manila's busiest maternity ward estimates that she has delivered 200,000 babies during her career. Anita Rani investigates rapidly growing populations in the developing world.
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This World - Chilean Miners - What Happened Next?

Chilean Miners - What Happened Next?

How are the Chilean miners reacting to the fame which followed their freedom?
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Panorama - Mugabe's Blood Diamonds

Mugabe's Blood Diamonds

Panorama investigates Zimbabwe's Marange diamond fields and uncovers evidence of torture.
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Panorama - Price Tag Wars

Price Tag Wars

Panorama presents an insight into the world of the so-called Price Taggers.
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Filming My Father: In Life and Death

Filming My Father: In Life and Death

A unique filmic record revealing the devastating reality of motor neurone disease, as it has never been seen before.
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Russia On Four Wheels - Russia on Four Wheels: Episode 2

Russia on Four Wheels: Episode 2

Justin Rowlatt and Anita Rani continue their epic road trips across Russia, discovering two very different sides of a vast and bewildering country looking to assert itself once again on the world stage.
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Shifting Sands - Shifting Sands: The Saudi Story

Shifting Sands: The Saudi Story

BBC security correspondent and fluent Arabic speaker Frank Gardner travels to Saudi Arabia to examine what the future now holds for the Gulf's most powerful monarchy.
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Wonderland - Virtual Adultery

Virtual Adultery

What happens when people with families fall in love in an online game, and a fantasy starts to feel more real than reality?
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Panorama - Inside The Taliban

Inside The Taliban

Panorama gains unique access to a Taliban stronghold outside Kabul, Afghanistan.
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Panorama - Jungle Outlaws - The Chainsaw Trail

Jungle Outlaws - The Chainsaw Trail

Panorama investigates illegal logging in the rainforest and the timber trail to Europe.
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Panorama - I Want My Baby Back

I Want My Baby Back

John Sweeney investigates the secretive world of the British family courts.
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Panorama - Behind The Balaclavas

Behind The Balaclavas

War reporter Paul Kenyon spends weeks with Ukraine's balaclava-wearing separatists.
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A Dangerous Place To Meet My Family

A Dangerous Place To Meet My Family

A UK man with a British dad and Yemeni mum visits Yemen to meet his extended family.
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Shot For Going to School

Shot For Going to School

The story of schoolgirl schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai who was just 14 when she was shot for campaigning for girls' education in Pakistan.
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Panorama - Dying for a Bargain

Dying for a Bargain

Panorama reporter Richard Bilton investigates how our clothes are really made.
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Panorama - Ivory Wars

Ivory Wars

Rageh Omaar goes on the trail of the ivory poachers and the trade's black market in China.
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The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs - The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs - Part 1

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs - Part 1

We know some were huge, we know some were ferocious... but only now are we able to tell the truth about dinosaurs. New research has led to novel ways of seeing some of the most brutal killers in history.
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Mixed Up In The Middle East

Mixed Up In The Middle East

A mixed Arab-Muslim and Jewish young woman journeys from Britain to Israel.
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The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs - The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs - Part 2

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs - Part 2

We know some were huge, we know some were ferocious... but only now are we able to tell the truth about dinosaurs. Was the feared Velociraptor six-foot tall like in the movies, or small and covered in feathers?
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Panorama - Bernie Ecclestone: F1 and the Billions

Bernie Ecclestone: F1 and the Billions

Panorama investigates the truth about the boss of Formula 1, Bernie Ecclestone including his tax affairs and allegations of bribes.
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Fish Unwrapped

Fish Unwrapped

Reporter Alex Thomson investigates the origins of the fish sold on Britain's high streets.
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Panorama - Gypsy Child Traffickers

Gypsy Child Traffickers

John Sweeney uncovers the truth behind the children begging on Britain's streets.
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Russia On Four Wheels - Russia on Four Wheels: Episode 1

Russia on Four Wheels: Episode 1

Justin Rowlatt and Anita Rani set off across Russia on two massive road-trips across the world's biggest, and one of its most enigmatic, countries. Anita is out to discover 'new' Russia, while Justin heads east into 'old' Russia.
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Panorama - Life And Debt - A Greek Tragedy

Life And Debt - A Greek Tragedy

John Humphrys investigates the economic crisis in Greece, exploring possible outcomes.
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The Chinese Are Coming - The Chinese Are Coming - Part 1

The Chinese Are Coming - Part 1

Justin Rowlatt embarks on an odyssey travelling around the planet meeting the pioneers of a new global power and asking just what the world will be like if the Chinese really do take over.
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The Chinese Are Coming - The Chinese Are Coming - Part 2

The Chinese Are Coming - Part 2

Justin Rowlatt embarks on an odyssey travelling around the planet meeting the pioneers of a new global power and asking just what the world will be like if the Chinese really do take over.
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Shifting Sands - Israel: Facing the Future?

Israel: Facing the Future?

John Ware takes a fresh look at Israel's future in the wake of the Arab Spring.
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Horizon - Pill Poppers

Pill Poppers

Drugs perform minor miracles day after day, freeing us from pain and disease. Take a tour through the world of pharmaceuticals and find out that drug discovery has as much to do with serendipity as it does science.
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Horizon - Predators in our Backyard

Predators in our Backyard

Over the last few hundred years, humans have conquered animals that used to thrive in the wild. But a growing number of scientists are finding that in eliminating predators, we have damaged the environment. Their solution is simple, but terrifying.
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Horizon - The Truth About Violence

The Truth About Violence

What makes ordinary people commit extreme acts of violence? In a thought-provoking and disturbing journey, Michael Portillo investigates.
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Horizon - What Makes A Genius?

What Makes A Genius?

Are an elite few born to be geniuses, or does genius reside in each and every one of us? Meet a real genius and discovers a scientist who is electrically turbo-charging brains.
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Horizon - What Makes Us Human?

What Makes Us Human?

Professor Alice Roberts sets out to discover the latest in scientific understanding about how to grow a human being, and what makes our species so special.
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Horizon - How Big Is The Universe?

How Big Is The Universe?

In the past few years, astronomers and particle physicists have found new ways to probe the cosmos, all the way to the edge of existence, unlocking some surprising stories.
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Horizon - What On Earth Is Wrong With Gravity?

What On Earth Is Wrong With Gravity?

Physicist Dr Brian Cox embarks on an adventure to discover why even the world's most famous scientists have not been able to unravel the darkest secret of the Universe.
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Horizon - How Small Is The Universe?

How Small Is The Universe?

A mind-bending film that visits some of the biggest and most thrilling experiments on the planet in the search for the smallest objects in the universe.
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Horizon - To Infinity And Beyond

To Infinity And Beyond

This is the story of infinity - older than time, bigger than the universe and stranger than fiction. Once you learn to count, in theory you could go on counting forever, but instead you enter a paradoxical world where nothing is as it seems.
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Horizon - Where Is Flight MH370?

Where Is Flight MH370?

The disappearance of Flight MH370 stunned the world. In an era of smart-phones and sat-nav, how could a passenger jet vanish into thin air?
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Horizon - Who Do You Want Your Child To Be?

Who Do You Want Your Child To Be?

Writer and comedian David Baddiel discovers how children think and asks: What are we educating our children for?
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Horizon - Is Everything We Know About The Universe Wrong?

Is Everything We Know About The Universe Wrong?

The latest in a long line of mysteries to threaten our understanding of the universe is dark flow - a strange force discovered in discarded data, whose implications are hotly disputed.
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Horizon - Is Seeing Believing?

Is Seeing Believing?

Can you really believe your eyes? Horizon reveals some of the strangest illusions created by science to show how our natural senses really work... and how we could learn to manipulate them.
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Horizon - Placebo Power

Placebo Power

They are the miracle pills that shouldn't really work at all. Placebos come in all shapes and sizes, but they contain no active ingredient, so how we could all benefit from the hidden power of the placebo?
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Horizon - The Secret World Of Pain

The Secret World Of Pain

We experience pain from the moment we are born until our dying breath. We spend our lives trying to escape it, yet it is essential for our very survival. Find out why some feel more pain than others, and meet the people who feel no pain at all.
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