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Pole to pole and everything in-between. Our natural world and how it's changing. 

Nature

Autumnwatch 2019

It's Halloween week and Autumnwatch is back, celebrating the very best of the UK's wildlife.

Blue Planet Live

In an exciting week of programmes, Blue Planet Live celebrated marine life and explores our oceans. 

Blue Planet II

Sir David Attenborough presents Blue Planet II.

Earth From Space

Cameras in space tell stories of life on our planet from a brand new perspective.

Hugh's Wild West

Lifelong nature-lover Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall pursues his fascination with the wildlife of the West country.

Is it time to reassess our relationship with nature?

Western societies tend to see nature and humanity as separate. But are there other ways of relating to the natural world?

Our Coast

Join Adrian Chiles and Mehreen Baig, as they explore four spectacular coastlines linked by the Irish sea.

Sound Waves: The Symphony of Physics

Dr Helen Czerski takes us on a sonic odyssey through the sounds of the universe.

Springwatch 2020

In a spring like no other, we’ll be bringing you inspiring stories from the natural world.

The Hunt

Narrated by Sir David Attenborough this lavish series explores the relationship between predator and their prey.


Environment

Blue Planet Live

In an exciting week of programmes, Blue Planet Live celebrated marine life and explores our oceans. 

Cornwall: This Fishing Life

Follow the fortunes of Cornish fishermen, fighting to secure a future for their traditional way of life.

Earth From Space

Cameras in space tell stories of life on our planet from a brand new perspective.

Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change the World

Follow Greta as she takes a year off school to tackle climate change.

Horizon: 10 Things You Need to Know...

...About the Future. Hannah Fry delves into the data we have today to give an evidence-based vision of tomorrow. 

Is it time to reassess our relationship with nature?

Western societies tend to see nature and humanity as separate. But are there other ways of relating to the natural world?

Our Coast

Join Adrian Chiles and Mehreen Baig, as they explore four spectacular coastlines linked by the Irish sea.

The Five Billion Pound Super Sewer

Following workers for three years as they race to build an enormous super sewer on time and on budget.

The Planets

Professor Brian Cox explores the dramatic lives of the eight majestic planets that make up our Solar System.

The Search for a New Earth

Stephen Hawking believes if mankind is to survive we only have 100 years to colonise another planet… But can we? 

Secret Science of Sewage

Explore the valuable resources in sewage through world-leading science.

A Perfect Planet

Narrated by Sir David Attenborough, A Perfect Planet is an awe-inspiring exploration of Earth’s power and fragility.

Countryfile: Plant Britain

Discover the possibilities of plants, and how they can transform your wellbeing and community


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The world of corporations, the economy, and the law that keeps the world turning.

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Health, Wellbeing and Sports

Putting a finger on the pulse of our shared health, mental welfare and physical fitness. 

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Education, Development and Languages

Discover more about how we learn, grow and communicate together.

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Nature & Environment

Pole to pole and everything in-between. Our natural world and how it's changing. 

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Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths

Space, robotics, amazing inventions and the formulas that control them.

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History & the Arts

Explore the people, culture, events and civilisations that have helped to shape the world around us. 

Forensics: The Real CSI, BBC - a CSIO assesses a car

Society, Psychology and Criminology

The inner-workings of our minds and behaviours in society.

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