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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
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2013    Culture
The Climate Wars
The Climate Wars

      Nature
The Human Body
The Human Body

   1998    Medicine
Senna
Senna

   2010    Culture
Out of the Cradle
Out of the Cradle

   2019    History
Sonic Highways
Sonic Highways

   2014    Art