Last Watched

Series: The Cell

 

The Cell: The Hidden Kingdom

   2009    Science
Dr Adam Rutherford tells the extraordinary story of the scientific quest to discover the secrets of the cell and of life itself. Every living thing is made of cells, microscopic building blocks of almost unimaginable power and complexity. The first part explores how centuries of scientific and religious dogma were overturned by the earliest discoveries of the existence of cells, and how scientists came to realize that there was, literally, more to life than meets the eye.

The Chemistry of Life

   2009    Science
This episode explores how scientists delved ever deeper into the world of the cell, seeking to reveal the magic ingredient that can spark a bundle of chemicals into life. Their discoveries have brought us to the brink of being able to create life for ourselves.

The Spark of Life

   2009    Science
The final part reveals how our knowledge of cells has brought us to the brink of one of the most important moments in history. Scientists are close to repeating what has happened only once in four billion years - the creation of a new life form.
Neanderthal
Neanderthal

      History
Lost Kingdoms of South America
Lost Kingdoms of South America

   2013    History
The Brain with David Eagleman
The Brain with David Eagleman

   2015    Medicine
Five Came Back
Five Came Back

   2017    Art
Cosmos 2014
Cosmos 2014

   2014    Science
The Secrets of Quantum Physics
The Secrets of Quantum Physics

   2014    Science
Blood of the Vikings
Blood of the Vikings

   2001    History