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Farewell My Sun
The sun should be around for at least another...
The sun should be around for at least another five billion years. But what if it were to suddenly disappear?
If there is no smoke without fire, can there...
If there is no smoke without fire, can there be lightning without thunder?
As well as being fun, the humble tickle has...
As well as being fun, the humble tickle has been used as a form of torture? but have you ever tried to tickle yourself?
Return to Sender
What makes a boomerang return to the person...
What makes a boomerang return to the person who threw it?
Shock and Awe
Why does static electricity build on...
Why does static electricity build on televisions, computer monitors and human hair?
What goes up must come down? so is it possible...
What goes up must come down? so is it possible to be killed by a bullet shot straight up into the air?
When faced with five tons of a dead elephant,...
When faced with five tons of a dead elephant, what are the options for disposing of the body?
Although you are more likely to be hit by...
Although you are more likely to be hit by lightning than attacked by Jaws? is it possible to scare off a shark?
A Comet Tale
What would happe if the Earth were to pass...
What would happe if the Earth were to pass through the tail of a comet?
If human adults are so superior when compared...
If human adults are so superior when compared to other animals, why are human babies so inferior?
Enter the Lamborghini factory in SantAgata...
Enter the Lamborghini factory in SantAgata Bolognese, Italy, where the Murcielago SV is built almost entirely by hand.
programme Mega Factories Lamborghini
An exclusive look inside the Wanpaku Sumo...
An exclusive look inside the Wanpaku Sumo championships. This event attracts 55,000 teenage hopefuls.
programme Sumo Kids
genre World Culture
How safe is a...
A wood-powered pick-up truck takes to the...
A wood-powered pick-up truck takes to the streets of London with modern-day activists, Trees for Cities.
programme Planet Mechanics Tree Powered Truck
The implosions of buildings, bridges, radio...
The implosions of buildings, bridges, radio towers, Vegas casinos, and sports arenas is a family operation for this demolition c
programme Demolition Dynasty
Armand Leroi leads us on an unforgettable...
Armand Leroi leads us on an unforgettable journey retracing the adventurethat inspired Darwin's The Origin of Species.
programme Darwin's Lost Voyage