Economist Steven Levitt and writer Stephen Dubner are featured in this documentary based on their worldwide bestseller, compiled by a team of acclaimed documentarians who explore how economic principles affect many different things in life, from sumo wrestlers to the name your parents gave you. The bestselling non-fiction book Freakonomics, which examines a wide range of issues affecting our society from very unique perspectives, is the basis for this collection of short films by several talented documentary makers.
This program takes an up close look at the secret lives of Australia's most notorious, and sometimes little known, killers, including the world's most venomous snakes, deadly jellyfish, monster crocs and venom-laden spiders.
Japan's largest island, Honshu, is home to over 100 million people. But there is also an astonishing variety of wildlife, and vast areas of wild landscape.