Birth of the Earth

The Earth isn't an ordinary generic planet. The processes that created an Earth suitable for life are unique and surprising.

The Age of Hubble

This staggeringly visual feast of a documentary Brings cutting-edge findings of modern astronomy to life with state-of-the-art animation, informed by supercomputer simulations of cosmic...

A War on Science

When Charles Darwin published his theory of evolution nearly 150 years ago, he shattered the dominant belief of his day – that humans were...

Atom: Clash of The Titans

In this three-part documentary series, Professor Jim Al-Khalili tells the story of one of the greatest scientific discoveries ever: that the material world is...

First Out of Africa: The Totally Isolated Tribe of the Andaman

There are still people in this world who have no idea that civilization exists. On remote islands in the Bay of Bengal live mysterious...

Atom: The Illusion of Reality

The final part of Professor Jim Al-Khalili's documentary series about the basic building block of our universe, the atom. Al-Khalili explores how studying the...

Is Everything We Know About The Universe Wrong?

There's something very odd going on in space - something that shouldn't be possible. It is as though vast swathes of the universe are...

Death of the Universe

In the farthest reaches of space, a volatile battle is taking place between two forces so great, they may eventually destroy the very universe...

Growing Up in the Universe

Growing Up in the Universe was a series of lectures given by Richard Dawkins as part of the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, in which...

Earth Unplugged: Slow Motion and Time Lapse

This collection of Earth Unplugged episodes features a mix of extreme slow motion and time-lapse footage of various events and subjects. Common themes throughout...