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The Power of Miracles

   2016    Culture
In the last episode of the series, Freeman examines different faiths' views on miracles, meeting a man who survived falling 47 storeys and a cancer patient who believes his illness can be cured by prayer.
Series: The Story of God

How to Live Longer

   2017    Medicine
Our lifespan is increasing by 2.5 years every decade - and a third of all babies born today can expect to live to 100. But living longer can come at a cost. Old age itself brings with it a range of debilitating illnesses, many of which are the result of accumulating damage during our lifetime. Three diseases in particular have become the main killers in the developed world - cancer, heart disease and dementia. But a revolution in bio-medicine is now offering new hope for the treatment of these ailments, and the potential to extend our lives still further. Methods such as gene editing and stem cell therapies are transforming the way medicine can conquer disease today. "How to Live Longer" counts with the guide of the Nobel laureate Sir Paul Nurse, for whom the big question isn't just what science can do to fix our bodies and extend our lives, but whether it's right to use all the tools and techniques available.
Series: The Big Think

P.U.L.S.E
P.U.L.S.E

   2006    Art
Earth, the Power of the Planet
Earth, the Power of the Planet

   2007    Nature
Mind Field
Mind Field

   2019    Science
Depeche Mode: Live in Berlin
Depeche Mode: Live in Berlin

   2014    Art
Meet the Romans
Meet the Romans

   2012    History
The Nazis, A Warning From History
The Nazis, A Warning From History

   1997    History
Lost Kingdoms of South America
Lost Kingdoms of South America

   2013    History
Roman Empire: Reign of Blood
Roman Empire: Reign of Blood

   2016    History