Magic Numbers: Mysterious World of Maths
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Magic Numbers: Mysterious World of Maths

There is a mystery at the heart of our universe, a puzzle that so far no one has been able to solve but if scientists can solve this mystery it will have profound consequences for all mankind. That mystery is why mathematical rules and patterns seem to infiltrate pretty much everything in the world

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The Earth is Not Alone
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The Earth is Not Alone

The Earth is not alone, in the last few years scientists have found that are planet is just one of billions out there in the Milky Way galaxy and thanks to the help of the Kepler Telescope is has become quite clear that there may very well be more planets than there are stars. Scientists are now

Space
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Ireland’s Brexit Trouble

Ireland’s Brexit Trouble

It goes without saying that Northern Ireland has a troubled history, for 30 years loyalists mainly Protestants fought to keep Northern Ireland in the United Kingdom but on the flip side there were republicans, mainly Catholics who fought for a united Ireland. Nearly 4,000 people lost their lives as

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Beware the Slenderman

Beware the Slenderman

Beware the Slenderman is a HBO feature length documentary which visits the strange incident where two 12 year old girls attempted to murder one of their friends. It was an effort on their part to appease Slender Man, a fictional monster who originated from an internet phenomenon known as "creepypast

Crime, Psychology
Steve Irwin: The Ten Deadliest Snakes In The World

Steve Irwin: The Ten Deadliest Snakes In The World

Steve Irwin takes us on an incredible journey through some of the most remote parts of Australia in order to discover and come face to face with The Ten Deadliest Snakes In The World. Irwin’s enthusiasm is truly infectious and makes for some extremely interesting viewing as he explores the biolog

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Stealing Van Gogh

Stealing Van Gogh

In December 2002 the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam saw two of it's most priceless and historically important paintings get stolen, this is said to be the greatest art heist of the 21st century so far. In this BBC special we see British art historian and broadcaster Andrew Graham-Dixon confronting 

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South Africa: The Party is Over

South Africa: The Party is Over

In June 2010 the eyes of the world were fixed on South Africa as it hosted the worlds largest international sporting event, the Football World Cup. It was billed as FIFA's most successful world cup to date and its president gave South Africa a nine out of ten. More over the tournament provided a mon

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The Dome

The Dome

Halfway between Austrailia and Hawaii in the middle of a seemingly endless pacific ocean we find a chain of islands that together form the nation of the Marshall Islands. Spread over 2 million square kilometres in the central pacific lie the Marshall Islands, a scattering of more than 1,000 islands

Health, News & Politics
Einstein’s Unfinished Symphony

Einstein’s Unfinished Symphony

As Albert Einstein lay on his deathbed, he asked only for his glasses, his writing implements and his latest equations. He knew he was dying, yet he continued his work. In those final hours of his life, while fading in and out of consciousness, he was working on what he hoped would be his greatest w

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Joy Division

Joy Division

Great documentary on the revolutionary British punk group Joy Division, and about lead singer Ian Curtis, whom committed suicide before the peak of their popularity. Joy Division later went on to become the popular new wave group New Order.

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