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Racism: A History. The Colour of Money

   2007    Culture
The series explores the impact of racism on a global scale and chronicles the shifts in the perception of race and the history of racism in Europe, the Americas, Australia and Asia. The first episode begins by assessing the implications of the relationship between Europe, Africa and the Americas in the 15th century. It considers how racist ideas and practices developed in key religious and secular institutions, and how they showed up in writings by European philosophers Aristotle and Immanuel Kant.
Series: Racism: A History

The Backbone of Night

   1980    Science
Carl Sagan teaches students in a classroom in his childhood home in Brooklyn, New York, which leads into a history of the different mythologies about stars and the gradual revelation of their true nature. In ancient Greece, some philosophers (Aristarchus of Samos, Thales of Miletus, Anaximander, Theodorus of Samos, Empedocles, Democritus) freely pursue scientific knowledge, while others (Plato, Aristotle, and the Pythagoreans) advocate slavery and epistemic secrecy.
Series: Cosmos
Chased by Sea Monsters
Chased by Sea Monsters

   2003    Science
Planet Earth II
Planet Earth II

   2016    Nature
How to Grow a Planet
How to Grow a Planet

   2012    Science
Inside the Medieval Mind
Inside the Medieval Mind

   2008    History
Conquistadors
Conquistadors

   2002    History
Enemies of Reason
Enemies of Reason

      Medicine
D-Day
D-Day

   2013    History
The Human Body
The Human Body

   1998    Medicine