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Oceans of the Solar System 52 min.

Water defines the Earth, and is crucial to life. Once we thought oceans were unique to our planet, but astronomers are now discovering them all over the solar system, raising the possibility of life in places we never thought possible. This BBC Horizon program sets sail on an epic journey; from the icy wastes of Enceladus to the prehistoric oceans of Mars, and to the methane lakes of Saturn's bigg...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Art of Scandinavia 150 min.

Andrew Graham-Dixon dissects the art of Scandinavia in a series of three programs that join the highly successful Art of strand. It’s the story of art in a land without light for months on end and of how a landscape (and the art it inspired) gave us 20th Century existentialism. However it is also the story of eroticism, where the light is white and ultra-brilliant; the world of the Snow Queen and...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Dark Night of the Soul: Episode 1—Art of Scandinavia 51 min.

The art of Scandinavia shares many characteristics of the Scandinavian landscape: hardness, sharpness, clarity. In the first of three episodes, Andrew Graham -Dixon explores works to come out of the dark Norwegian soul, most famous for producing The Scream by Edvard Munch. He explores the history of Norway through its most influential artworks, and the story that these pieces tell about Norwegian...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Democratic by Design: Episode 3—Art of Scandinavia 51 min.

In the final installment of Andrew Graham-Dixon's journey through Scandinavian art, we arrive in Sweden—home of IKEA and a tradition of brilliant furniture design stretching back to the early years of the 20th century. Sweden has made its modern democratic mission one of comfort and civilized living for the masses, but many would argue that the dream of equality has fallen short. Graham-Dixon exam...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Once Upon a Time in Denmark: Episode 2—Art of Scandinavia 51 min.

In episode two of Andrew Graham-Dixon's epic journey through Scandinavian art and landscape, Denmark emerges from modest beginnings to become a great power and arbiter of taste in northern Europe, a story of transformation befitting the homeland of the greatest fairytale spinner of them all, Hans Christian Andersen. In this film, Graham-Dixon traces Denmark’s failed imperial experiment, beginning...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2016

Life on the Edge: Wild Patagonia 52 min.

Patagonia invites you into a rarely seen South American wilderness, home to surprising creatures who survive in environments that range from the mighty Andes Mountains to Cape Horn. This is the story of an awe-inspiring coastline 4,000 miles long. From the cold, fearsome waters of Cape Horn, where brave rockhopper penguins overcome huge challenges to raise their young, to the far north, with huge...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

The Wonderful World of Blood 52 min.

This fascinating film sees Michael Mosley put himself through some extreme challenges to discover how our blood protects us from infection, heals us when we’re wounded, and powers our lives. He undergoes experiments including entering a low-oxygen environment to supercharge his blood and boost his physical fitness; poisoning his blood with a vial of viper venom in order to see it clot; doing a sta...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Belize to Guatemala: Stephen Fry in Central America 47 min.

In this video, Stephen Fry travels through Belize and Guatemalaparticipating in local customs, learning the culture, and exploring historic sites. Places visited include: Belize City, Wildtracks Refuge, the Cays, Tikal, Chajul, Lake Atitlan, and Guatemala City. A BBC production.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Costa Rica to Panama: Stephen Fry in Central America 48 min.

In this video, Stephen Fry travels through Costa Rica and Panama participating in local customs, learning the culture, and exploring historic sites. He learns about the native animals,climbs a volcano, watches a soccer match and drives a dredger . A BBC production.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015

Desperate for Love—Secrets of China: Meeting a Nation’s Young People to Discover Its Future 52 min.

Billie JD Porter plunges into the competitive world of Chinese love where marriage markets, dating boot camps and even plastic surgery are used to increase marriage potential. In China, if you're not married by your late twenties you are branded a 'leftover.' Billie tracks down a new generation of Chinese women who are resisting the pressure to marry young and experiences the extremes of China's m...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2015