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The Book of Life

   2011    Science
Dr Adam Rutherford takes the viewer on a rollercoaster ride as he explores the consequences of one of the biggest scientific projects of all time - the decoding of the entire human genome in 2000. In The Book of Life Adam discovers that every human carries the entire story of life on earth hidden in his or her DNA and sees how we are all linked directly to the origins of life and to the first creatures with backbones. He also investigates the implications of the fact that for much of its existence, the human race was an endangered species.
Series: The Gene Code

Unlocking the Code

   2011    Medicine
Dr Adam Rutherford shows how decoding the genome has led us to begin to understand the very process by which our DNA makes us different; how it makes each one of us on earth unique and influences who we are and the traits we have. He reveals how, as we try and understand the relationship between who we are and our genes, we stand at the beginning of the most exciting scientific journey of all time.
Series: The Gene Code

Top Gear
Top Gear

   2012    Technology
Dirty Money
Dirty Money

   2018    Culture
The Secret History of Writing
The Secret History of Writing

   2020    History
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

   2014    Science
The Planets
The Planets

   2000    Science
Reel Rock
Reel Rock

   2014    Culture
The Virtual Revolution
The Virtual Revolution

   2010    Technology
Wild South America
Wild South America

   2005    Nature