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Brian Greene reveals space as a dynamic fabric that can stretch, twist, warp, and ripple under the influence of gravity.

Brian Greene reveals space as a dynamic fabric that can stretch, twist, warp, and ripple under the influence of gravity.

The HMS Queen Elizabeth is a ship of record breaking proportions with cutting edge naval and aerial engineering.

The HMS Queen Elizabeth is a ship of record breaking proportions with cutting edge naval and aerial engineering.

Lev and Boston reach South Sudan. They spend time with the Mundari tribe - a highlight of their epic journey - and encounter the effects of the young nation's civil war.

Lev and Boston reach South Sudan. They spend time with the Mundari tribe - a highlight of their epic journey - and encounter the effects of the young nation's civil war.

Could there be a monstrous, undiscovered star orbiting our own Sun? Could it be scattering killer comets throughout our Solar System like clockwork every 26 million years?

Could there be a monstrous, undiscovered star orbiting our own Sun? Could it be scattering killer comets throughout our Solar System like clockwork every 26 million years?

Richard Hammond investigates the crucial role temperature plays in all weather. Without heat, there would be no weather: no clouds, no rain, no snow, no dust storms, no ...

Richard Hammond investigates the crucial role temperature plays in all weather. Without heat, there would be no weather: no clouds, no rain, no snow, no dust storms, no thunder and lightning.

Tony returns to the Philippines by way of Manila, its crowded capital city. Home to 12-15 million inhabitants, Manila is hot, tropical, smoggy, fascinating, and especially ...

Tony returns to the Philippines by way of Manila, its crowded capital city. Home to 12-15 million inhabitants, Manila is hot, tropical, smoggy, fascinating, and especially chaotic in the lead up to Christmas.

Mr Wayne is preparing because he believes China will undermine the US economy. John and Christine anticipate economic collapse as well, and have buried a shipping container in ...

Mr Wayne is preparing because he believes China will undermine the US economy. John and Christine anticipate economic collapse as well, and have buried a shipping container in their backyard.

Eighteen-year-old Noongar woman Brianne Yarran is on a quest to understand the history that led to her nannas being forcibly removed from their family and culture.

Eighteen-year-old Noongar woman Brianne Yarran is on a quest to understand the history that led to her nannas being forcibly removed from their family and culture.

Griff Rhys Jones explores natural borderlands. Exchanging his comfortable sports car for a rugged mountain bike Griff cycles up the notorious Burway, a punishingly steep hill ...

Griff Rhys Jones explores natural borderlands. Exchanging his comfortable sports car for a rugged mountain bike Griff cycles up the notorious Burway, a punishingly steep hill into the Shropshire Hills.

Professor of physics Jim Al-Khalili investigates the most accurate and yet perplexing scientific theory ever - quantum physics.

Professor of physics Jim Al-Khalili investigates the most accurate and yet perplexing scientific theory ever - quantum physics.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

This landmark program celebrating The Queen's 90th birthday, cameras have been granted close access to the work of Her Majesty and other members of the royal family across the ...

This landmark program celebrating The Queen's 90th birthday, cameras have been granted close access to the work of Her Majesty and other members of the royal family across the UK and overseas during the last year.

The young JS Bach's career path though eastern Germany from his birthplace in Eisenach to Arnstadt and Weimar. In the Wartburg castle we learn about Martin Luther and the ...

The young JS Bach's career path though eastern Germany from his birthplace in Eisenach to Arnstadt and Weimar. In the Wartburg castle we learn about Martin Luther and the birth of the Reformation.

Seventy-year-old Rosie Mulligan, a Nyikina woman from the Fitzroy River country, is a well renowned artist. More importantly, she is the holder and carrier of many of the ...

Seventy-year-old Rosie Mulligan, a Nyikina woman from the Fitzroy River country, is a well renowned artist. More importantly, she is the holder and carrier of many of the Nyikina people's songlines.

Find out how combination wrenches, deli meats, golf carts, and airships are made.

Find out how combination wrenches, deli meats, golf carts, and airships are made.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

Our Stories is a vibrant series of 15 minute documentaries from remote and regional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander film makers.

We live in Arnhem Land, in Northern Territory of Australia. For a long time our people have been wanting to show our culture to the world. We made this film. That was really ...

We live in Arnhem Land, in Northern Territory of Australia. For a long time our people have been wanting to show our culture to the world. We made this film. That was really beginning of it.

The troop have returned from Christmas break to face the final four weeks of training. They'll have everything they've learnt in training put to the test on their longest and ...

The troop have returned from Christmas break to face the final four weeks of training. They'll have everything they've learnt in training put to the test on their longest and toughest exercise to date - final fling.

Get some tips on keeping pets safe during tick season, crown the spikiest creature of them all and take an electric ride around Rottnest Island!

Get some tips on keeping pets safe during tick season, crown the spikiest creature of them all and take an electric ride around Rottnest Island!

Robson explores the remotest corner of Australia's biggest state to understand how people live and work cut off and isolated from the rest of the country.

Robson explores the remotest corner of Australia's biggest state to understand how people live and work cut off and isolated from the rest of the country.

In the heart of Western Australia's spinifex country, rangers from Australia's 10 deserts meet to share their experiences and discuss threats facing their lands.

In the heart of Western Australia's spinifex country, rangers from Australia's 10 deserts meet to share their experiences and discuss threats facing their lands.

When you think of casinos, you think of Las Vegas. But this mega city's power is not gambling, it's electricity. Find out what is done to prevent a blackout.

When you think of casinos, you think of Las Vegas. But this mega city's power is not gambling, it's electricity. Find out what is done to prevent a blackout.

This documentary is built around a series of interviews with the Nyul Nyul/Jabirr Jabirr cultural bosses who describe the genocide they and their people suffered in the days ...

This documentary is built around a series of interviews with the Nyul Nyul/Jabirr Jabirr cultural bosses who describe the genocide they and their people suffered in the days of the Beagle Bay Mission.

On today's show we're getting totally wild on some awesome animal adventures. Nat's getting up close to a giant anaconda, Emma's being introduced to a baby rhino and Scott's ...

On today's show we're getting totally wild on some awesome animal adventures. Nat's getting up close to a giant anaconda, Emma's being introduced to a baby rhino and Scott's hanging with a speedy pooch.

Two different Indigenous students have travelled far from home to gain a higher education. They are both equally passionate and know that they can make a huge impact on their ...

Two different Indigenous students have travelled far from home to gain a higher education. They are both equally passionate and know that they can make a huge impact on their communities.

Today's show is ALL about the unexpected! Meet a man making musical instruments out of really random things and a lizard without legs. Plus, some Aussie animals rub shoulders ...

Today's show is ALL about the unexpected! Meet a man making musical instruments out of really random things and a lizard without legs. Plus, some Aussie animals rub shoulders with celebrities.

We discover the eccentric world of Percy Grainger and his place of birth, Melbourne. We follow his life through his music, his relationships with other great composers of the ...

We discover the eccentric world of Percy Grainger and his place of birth, Melbourne. We follow his life through his music, his relationships with other great composers of the time, his innovative and inventive spirit.

How do you fight hunger in the 21st Century? Horizons looks at the importance of drought-tolerant crops and the need to combat food insecurity in the developing and developed ...

How do you fight hunger in the 21st Century? Horizons looks at the importance of drought-tolerant crops and the need to combat food insecurity in the developing and developed world.

This episode is all about ultimate power. Alex is putting his strength to the test with some powerlifting, and Kellyn's talking carrots with cricket star Joe Burns.

This episode is all about ultimate power. Alex is putting his strength to the test with some powerlifting, and Kellyn's talking carrots with cricket star Joe Burns.

Engineering Connections
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Engineering Connections: Guggenheim Bilbao

Season 2  |  Episode 6  |  National Geographic  |  September 15, 2016
Richard Hammond visits a building described as the "greatest of our time" - the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain - to find out which engineering secrets made this iconic ...

Richard Hammond visits a building described as the "greatest of our time" - the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain - to find out which engineering secrets made this iconic building possible.

Dirk Bogarde stars in this celebrated adaptation of the Dickens classic. This profile includes interviews with Dorothy Tutin (starring actress), Christopher Lee (starring ...

Dirk Bogarde stars in this celebrated adaptation of the Dickens classic. This profile includes interviews with Dorothy Tutin (starring actress), Christopher Lee (starring actor), Ralph Thomas (director) and Paul Guerr (starring actor).

Former Stranglers front man Hugh Cornwell reveals the inspiration for several of the band's biggest hits, and performs them in the studio.

Former Stranglers front man Hugh Cornwell reveals the inspiration for several of the band's biggest hits, and performs them in the studio.

This special tells the story of how the small movement, that was funded and armed by Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and drug-money, became a vast army of Islamic extremists.

This special tells the story of how the small movement, that was funded and armed by Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and drug-money, became a vast army of Islamic extremists.

This final episode, an Australian special, combines a unique point of view of the scientific and the Indigenous Elders voice on climate change across Australia.

This final episode, an Australian special, combines a unique point of view of the scientific and the Indigenous Elders voice on climate change across Australia.

We're springing into action and racing to the rescue in another ep full of totally wild adventures. We're riding along with paramedics and getting the lowdown on surf ...

We're springing into action and racing to the rescue in another ep full of totally wild adventures. We're riding along with paramedics and getting the lowdown on surf lifesaving's inflatable rescue boats.

In the wild woods of North America, a young chipmunk is gathering a vital store of nuts ahead of his first winter - in his way are ruthless rivals and giant predators.

In the wild woods of North America, a young chipmunk is gathering a vital store of nuts ahead of his first winter - in his way are ruthless rivals and giant predators.

Join host Brit Eaton as he travels thousands of years back in time, exploring the monuments of Giza and journeys down the magnificent Nile.

Join host Brit Eaton as he travels thousands of years back in time, exploring the monuments of Giza and journeys down the magnificent Nile.

What do criminals look like when casing a house? And how do they defeat alarm systems and locked doors? We'll show you how to prevent getting burgled.

What do criminals look like when casing a house? And how do they defeat alarm systems and locked doors? We'll show you how to prevent getting burgled.

Even though medical pot is legal in Michigan, weed arrests are up and cops raid mum and pop caregivers on minor technicalities in order to seize and sell their most valuable stuff.

Even though medical pot is legal in Michigan, weed arrests are up and cops raid mum and pop caregivers on minor technicalities in order to seize and sell their most valuable stuff.

Pakistan's military is blurring moral lines as it adopts increasingly brutal tactics to crack down on the country's most notorious terrorist group: Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan.

Pakistan's military is blurring moral lines as it adopts increasingly brutal tactics to crack down on the country's most notorious terrorist group: Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan.

Every two years people are drawn to Far North Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. Featuring the Duchess Marrinyama Dancers; from Mossman Gorge, the Wabal Wabal ...

Every two years people are drawn to Far North Queensland to see traditional Aboriginal dancing. Featuring the Duchess Marrinyama Dancers; from Mossman Gorge, the Wabal Wabal Women; and Goobidi Manjal Men's groups.

Thursday Island is a laid-back paradise that most Australians have never visited and know little about. While its isolation can present problems, locals are rising to the ...

Thursday Island is a laid-back paradise that most Australians have never visited and know little about. While its isolation can present problems, locals are rising to the challenge and are carving out a new future.

An economic collapse could mean total chaos for the US. In Washington state, Steve works with a stern hand to prep his family for the potential threat.

An economic collapse could mean total chaos for the US. In Washington state, Steve works with a stern hand to prep his family for the potential threat.

Stow your tray tables because in this aviation extravaganza Adam and Jamie tackle two flights of fantasy that sees one of them launched to the edge of space.

Stow your tray tables because in this aviation extravaganza Adam and Jamie tackle two flights of fantasy that sees one of them launched to the edge of space.

Kate investigates where liquorice comes from, while Jimmy finds out the techniques used to grow mushrooms all year round and Matt uncovers the nasty bacteria potentially ...

Kate investigates where liquorice comes from, while Jimmy finds out the techniques used to grow mushrooms all year round and Matt uncovers the nasty bacteria potentially lurking in bean sprouts.

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