Experiment shows how the brain hardwires our vision
5:43

Experiment shows how the brain hardwires our vision

Clip from The Brain with David Eagleman

Biology

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This fascinating experiment shows how the human brain is hardwired to give us spacial awareness based on what we see. But when t

This fascinating experiment shows how the human brain is hardwired to give us spacial awareness based on what we see. But when t

Actions predicted pre-consciousness
5:51

Actions predicted pre-consciousness

Clip from Finding My Mind

Biology

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Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Predicting intentions and mind-body dualism
5:51

Predicting intentions and mind-body dualism

Clip from Finding My Mind

Biology

9-10
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Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

The role of vocal pitch in biological pairing
5:54

The role of vocal pitch in biological pairing

Clip from Michael Mosley's Meet The Humans

Biology

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An experiment explores whether women prefer lower voiced males - and if males prefer higher pitched females.

An experiment explores whether women prefer lower voiced males - and if males prefer higher pitched females.

Antibiotics
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Antibiotics

Clip from The Kingdom: How Fungi Made Our World

Biology

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Fungi is also used to create antibiotics. An antibiotic is a type of antimicrobial substance active against bacteria and is the most important type of antibacterial agent for ...

Fungi is also used to create antibiotics. An antibiotic is a type of antimicrobial substance active against bacteria and is the most important type of antibacterial agent for fighting bacterial infections.

The double helix as the structure of DNA
7:07

The double helix as the structure of DNA

Clip from The Beauty of Diagrams

Biology

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Marcus du Sautoy meets Francis Crick's biographer to discuss the significance of the double helix diagram his wife, artist Odile Crick, designed.

Marcus du Sautoy meets Francis Crick's biographer to discuss the significance of the double helix diagram his wife, artist Odile Crick, designed.

The role of smell in biological pairing
7:20

The role of smell in biological pairing

Clip from Michael Mosley's Meet The Humans

Biology

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An experiment shows that opposites really do attract when it comes to smell. The reason could be our immune systems.

An experiment shows that opposites really do attract when it comes to smell. The reason could be our immune systems.

Why teens are biologically geared to sleep in
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Why teens are biologically geared to sleep in

Clip from The Secret Life Of Your Bodyclock

Biology

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Teenagers love to sleep in and it's nothing to do with being lazy. Biology dictates that their body clocks work differently than those of children and adults.

Teenagers love to sleep in and it's nothing to do with being lazy. Biology dictates that their body clocks work differently than those of children and adults.

Metabolism and how blood carries nutrients
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Metabolism and how blood carries nutrients

Clip from The Wonderful World of Blood

Biology

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Using reallife examples and experiments, Michael Mosley illustrates how blood is responsible for carrying nutrients around the body.

Using reallife examples and experiments, Michael Mosley illustrates how blood is responsible for carrying nutrients around the body.

How blood transports oxygen
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How blood transports oxygen

Clip from The Wonderful World of Blood

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Michael Mosley explains how the red blood cells carry oxygen around the circulatory system to power our muscles.

Michael Mosley explains how the red blood cells carry oxygen around the circulatory system to power our muscles.

Circulation and blood flow
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Circulation and blood flow

Clip from The Wonderful World of Blood

Biology

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Michael Mosley reveals how scientists understand how blood flows through the body, from Roman theories to 17th century physician William Harvey's circulatory system, and ...

Michael Mosley reveals how scientists understand how blood flows through the body, from Roman theories to 17th century physician William Harvey's circulatory system, and modern fluid dynamics.

Sloth
8:28

Sloth

Clip from Meet the Sloths

Biology

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Mendel, Darwin and evolution
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Mendel, Darwin and evolution

Clip from What Darwin Didn't Know

Biology

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This BBC clip for senior high school students offers a deeper look at natural selection, including the work of Mendel and Darwin.

This BBC clip for senior high school students offers a deeper look at natural selection, including the work of Mendel and Darwin.

David Attenborough's Micro Monsters
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David Attenborough's Micro Monsters: Courtship

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 13, 2014

Earth and environment

Biology

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Life is all about making the next generation. Bugs must choose the best mate, and they have many ways to seduce a prospective partner.

Life is all about making the next generation. Bugs must choose the best mate, and they have many ways to seduce a prospective partner.

Dolphin Days
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Dolphin Days

Season 1 Episode 6 Animal Planet March 15, 2019

Earth and environment

Biology

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Visit the Dolphin Research Centre in sunny Florida Keys and its team of volunteers as they look after and educate the wider community about marine welfare and dolphins.

Visit the Dolphin Research Centre in sunny Florida Keys and its team of volunteers as they look after and educate the wider community about marine welfare and dolphins.

Dolphin Days
21:30

Dolphin Days

Season 1 Episode 3 Animal Planet March 12, 2019

Earth and environment

Biology

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The special needs work at the Dolphin Research Centre; a look at life on board the Stenella; the difficulties of field work; and Stan Kuczaj's dolphin personality study.

The special needs work at the Dolphin Research Centre; a look at life on board the Stenella; the difficulties of field work; and Stan Kuczaj's dolphin personality study.

Dolphin Days
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Dolphin Days

Season 1 Episode 4 Animal Planet March 13, 2019

Earth and environment

Biology

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Visit the Dolphin Research Centre in sunny Florida Keys and its team of volunteers as they look after and educate the wider community about marine welfare and dolphins.

Visit the Dolphin Research Centre in sunny Florida Keys and its team of volunteers as they look after and educate the wider community about marine welfare and dolphins.

David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities
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David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities: A Curious Hoax?

Season 1 Episode 2 Ten November 10, 2013

Earth and environment

Biology

Geography

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Sir David Attenborough discovers the curiosities that have led to accusations of forgery but have ultimately helped us rethink evolution. The platypus and the midwife toad are ...

Sir David Attenborough discovers the curiosities that have led to accusations of forgery but have ultimately helped us rethink evolution. The platypus and the midwife toad are the two most famous bizarre creatures thought to be a hoax.