Erected by the ancient Greeks as a temple to Athena, the Parthenon has served as a church, a fortress, an … More

# Category: Philosophy

# The Secrets Of Scientology

Reporter John Sweeney’s last investigation into the Church of Scientology resulted in an explosive confrontation with church officials. This time, … More

# The Joy Of Logic

A sharp, witty, mind-expanding and exuberant foray into the world of logic with computer scientist Professor Dave Cliff. Following in … More

# The Joy Of Data

A witty and mind-expanding exploration of data, with mathematician Dr Hannah Fry. This high-tech romp reveals what data is and … More

# Cosmos – A Personal Voyage (13 parts)

The late Dr. Sagan’s series is far more than a guided tour through “billions and billions” of stars and galaxies. … More

# Faster Than The Speed Of Light

In September 2011, an international group of scientists has made an astonishing claim – they have detected particles that seemed … More

# Cosmic Chaos

Good coverage of chaos theory, with aspects not just in the universe and mathematics, but also in economics, weather, and … More

# Which Universe Are We In?

The universe we live in may not be the only one out there. In fact, our universe could be just … More

# The Story Of Science (6 parts)

The story of the forces that came together to create scientific knowledge; the practical business of making instruments and machines; … More

# What Will The Future Be Like?

The technologies that will transform our lives decades from now are already taking shape in laboratories around the world. David … More

# Chemistry: A Volatile History (3 parts)

The explosive story of chemistry is the story of the building blocks that make up our entire world – the … More

# Time (4 parts)

Michio Kaku discovers our sense of time passing and the clocks that drive our bodies. He reveals the forces of … More

# Order & Disorder

Professor Jim Al-Khalili discovers the intriguing story of how we discovered the rules that drive the universe. 01 The Story … More

# The Atom (3 parts)

In this three-part documentary series, Professor Jim Al-Khalili tells the story of one of the greatest scientific discoveries ever: that … More

# Einstein’s Big Idea

Over 100 years ago, Albert Einstein grappled with the implications of his revolutionary special theory of relativity and came to … More

# Understanding Time

Time – what is it? St. Augustine wrote, “What, then, is time? If no one asks me, I know. But … More

# The Hunt For Dark Matter

CERN and the University of California-Santa Barbara are collaborating in the search for the elusive substance that physicists and astronomers … More

# Everything & Nothing

Two-part documentary which deals with two of the deepest questions there are – what is everything, and what is nothing? … More

# The Secret Life Of Chaos

Professor Jim Al-Khalili shows how chaos theory can answer a question that mankind has asked for millennia – how does … More

# Time Travel – The Truth

Physicists including Stephen Hawking and Michio Kaku discuss whether travelling through time could become possible, or if it will remain … More

# Parallel Universes

Everything you’re about to see here seems impossible and insane, beyond science fiction. Yet it’s all true. Scientists now believe … More

# What Is Reality?

There is a strange and mysterious world that surrounds us, a world largely hidden from our senses. The quest to … More

# Emergence Of Greek Mathematics

The Greeks are responsible for the initial explosion of Mathematical ideas. For several centuries, Greek mathematics reign the mathematical world, … More

# N Is A Number – A Portrait Of Paul Erdös

A 1993 biographical documentary about the life of mathematician Paul Erdös, directed by George Paul Csicsery. The film was made … More

# The Code (3 parts)

A mysterious code underpins the world. But what does it mean and what can we learn from it? Marcus du … More

# Martin Gardner – Mathemagician

Martin Gardner is one of the most beloved personalities in the areas of recreational mathematics, magic and puzzles. The influence … More

# The Story Of Maths (4 parts)

Four-part series about the history of mathematics, presented by Oxford professor Marcus du Sautoy. 01 The Language Of The UniverseIn … More

# Music Of The Primes

Marcus du Sautoy presents the story of those who have tried to capture one of the greatest unsolved problems of … More