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Canals: The Making of a Nation

Canals: The Making of a Nation Copyrighted image Credit: © BBC New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Aug 2015
Liz McIvor looks at who built the nation's canal network, who funded it, those who worked on it and how they were regenerated following WWII.

The world’s busiest railway 2015 – Mumbai Railway

The world’s busiest railway 2015 – Mumbai Railway Copyrighted image Credit: Kevin Nunes ©BBC New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Aug 2015
Explore the world’s busiest railway at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai. Dan Snow, Anita Rani and Robert Llewellyn reveal the...

The Wonder of Dogs

The Wonder of Dogs Copyrighted image Credit: Jevgenia Issakova | Dreamstime.com New content
Introductory level Updated 21 Aug 2015
From the BBC and The Open University, a celebration of all things canine.

Timewatch: The Princess Spy

Timewatch: The Princess Spy Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission New content
Updated 21 Aug 2015
Timewatch tells the tale of "Nora Baker"'s wartime bravery. Meet the princess spy.

Life In Cold Blood

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Life In Cold Blood Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Updated 31 Jul 2015
David Attenborough explores the lives of amphibians and reptiles - cold blood, but amazing creatures. Watch clips and find out more.

Are our kids tough enough? Chinese school

Are our kids tough enough? Chinese school Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Jul 2015
In a unique experiment, five teachers from China take over the education of 50 teenagers in a Hampshire school to see whether the high-ranking...

Genius of the Ancient World

Genius of the Ancient World
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Jul 2015
Historian Bettany Hughes travels to India, Greece and China on the trail of three giants of ancient philosophy: The Buddha, Socrates and Confucius.

Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life

Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Updated 17 Jul 2015
David Attenborough takes a passionate, personal journey through Darwin's discoveries.

Frozen Planet

Frozen Planet Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Updated 17 Jul 2015
A stunning portrait of life at the poles, presented by David Attenborough