Biology


Don't Bring Extinct Creatures Back to Life: A Debate 95 min.

De-extinction describes the process of creating an organism that belongs to or closely resembles an extinct species. While this process was once a science-fiction fantasy explored in films like Jurassic Park, recent biological and technological breakthroughs suggest that reviving extinct creatures, like the passenger pigeon and the woolly mammoth, could soon become a reality. The benefits of de-ex...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2019

New! Dynasties: Chimpanzee 51 min.

In Senegal, West Africa, live a group of chimpanzees led by an alpha male named David. He has already been alpha for three years, a timeby which leaders are usually overthrown. To make matters worse, David has no allies to help him defend his leadership. As the dry season sets in, David is surrounded by rivals that are prepared to kill for his crown. David faces brutal battles, has his territory e...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018

New! Dynasties: Emperor 50 min.

Emperor penguins battle for survival against the worst winter in the world in this episode of Dynasties. Can they work together protect and feed their chicks until they reach adulthood?

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018

New! Dynasties: Lion 50 min.

The leader of a once mighty lion pride must now battle for their very survival. Can this extraordinary lioness save her family from disaster?

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018

New! Dynasties: Painted Wolf 50 min.

This episode of BBC's Dynasties follows the leader of a great painted wolf family that is growing old. Her power to keep the peace is waning, and a feud with an ambitious daughter threatens to bring the dynasty down.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018

New! Dynasties: Tiger 49 min.

This episode of Dynasties follows tigress Raj Bhera, who has four new cubs. She must protect them while suffering through a drought and battling rivals that are constantly encroach on her turf. Will she hold on and raise her cubs to adulthood?

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018

Grow 55 min.

This is the story of incredible growth; from a single cell to an extraordinary walking, talking, being made up of 37 trillion cells. It looks towards the future, where we might push the boundaries of what a human lifetime can be.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2018

Learn 55 min.

Explore the surprising ways your brain and body adapt to your environment throughout your life. See how your experiences can not only change your brain, but also your body, and even your genetic blueprint.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2018

Survive 55 min.

Discover the everyday miracles within your body that keep you alive, and the extraordinary lengths your body goes through to keep it working every second of every day: fighting infection, repairing damage and keeping you safe from danger.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2018

Coding Life 47 min.

‘Bio is the New Digital’. We are capable of precisely reprogramming the genetic code of our body’s cells, embryos, bacteria, viruses and plants. With the CRISPR-technology we can alter the characteristics of every organism to our own design. In doing so we will be able to eradicate diseases, improve the condition of our bodies and alter plants to meet the specific needs of our food consumption. Wh...

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018