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Ape Genius

   2008    Science
The great apes which include chimps, orangutans, gorillas and bonobos, seem to have rich emotional lives similar to our own. But just how smart are these animals? A new generation of investigators are converging on an explanation for why the non-human great apes never made the breakthrough into an accelerating human-style culture that builds on the achievements of previous generations.

Monogamy

   2018    Culture
From virtually the moment we're born, there's a story that's preached across cultures and continents. It's a familiar fairy tale, that finding one true love is the key to a fulfilled and happy life. As an adult, we're forced to reconcile the messaging on monogamy with one simple fact: humans are terrible at it.
What do biology, human history and the promiscuity of bonobos reveal about monogamy? Experts and everyday couples weigh in on shifting cultural norms.
Series: Explained

The Hunt
The Hunt

   2015    Nature
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
Himalaya with Michael Palin
Himalaya with Michael Palin

   2004    Culture
How the Universe Works Series 9
How the Universe Works Series 9

   2021    Science
Planet Earth
Planet Earth

   2007    Nature
How to Grow a Planet
How to Grow a Planet

   2012    Science
Senna
Senna

   2010    Culture
Shine a Light
Shine a Light

   2008    Art