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Civilisations

Simon Schama, Mary Beard and David Olusoga explore the visual culture of societies around the globe.

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Nature & Environment 

Hugh's Wild West

Lifelong nature-lover Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall pursues his fascination with the wildlife of the West country.

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History & The Arts 

Civilisations

Simon Schama, Mary Beard and David Olusoga explore the visual culture of societies around the globe.

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History & The Arts 

Full Steam Ahead

It’s Full Steam Ahead for historians Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn as they bring back to life the golden age of steam and explore how the Victorian railways created modern Britain.

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Nature & Environment 

Life In Cold Blood

David Attenborough explores the lives of amphibians and reptiles - cold blood, but amazing creatures. Watch clips and find out more.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

The Hunt

Narrated by Sir David Attenborough this lavish series explores the relationship between predator and their prey.

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Society, Politics & Law 

The Prosecutors

The Prosecutors focuses on how our criminal justice system works by following various prosecutions from start to finish. The series from The Open University and the BBC had exclusive fly-on-the-wall access to the CPS.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Countdown To Life: The Extraordinary Making Of You

This blockbuster series tells the thrilling story of how you were made by combining emotionally charged human stories with ground-breaking computer generated imagery. 

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Flatpack Empire

Explore IKEA’s design studios, factories and stores around the world for the very first time.

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Nature & Environment 

Wild Weather with Richard Hammond

Richard Hammond travels the globe to discover the unexplained, the unexpected and the plain unlikely, in an attempt to reveal the hidden world of weather.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life

David Attenborough takes a passionate, personal journey through Darwin's discoveries.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

The Story Of Maths

Marcus DuSautoy explores the long, surprising history of humankind's relationship with numbers.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Calculating Ada: The Countess of Computing

This documentary from the BBC explores the eccentric life of Ada Lovelace, the world's first programmer, the 'Enchantress of Numbers'

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