During this two-part special, Armstrong will address the alleged doping scandal, years of accusations of cheating and charges of lying about the use of performance-enhancing drugs throughout his cycling career.
For hundreds of years, people have been discriminated against because of their skin colour. In Skin Deep, anthropologist Nina Jablonski reveals the science behind skin pigmentation and its crucial role in survival and reproduction. She also raises the notion that light-skinned people are mutants of dark-skinned people, putting a whole new spin on the notion of racism.
A tasty treat with the screening of the hilarious and touching, Fat Chance. This one-hour documentary follows a 90kg, pizza binging, single mother who is determined to lose weight and find love before her 50th birthday. Yuka Sekiguchi's weight is the result of multi-cultural assimilation. Abandoning her Japanese lifestyle, her love of "Western" fast food has turned this formerly petite woman into an overweight, pizza loving, beer swilling, Aussie chick.
Dr Xand van Tulleken investigates the world of performance-enhancing drugs: from the athletes seeking the rewards of fame, glory and lucrative sponsorship deals to the hundreds of thousands of people in the UK now regularly taking anabolic steroids to look good and buff up. His investigation reveals the extraordinary gamble dopers take with their health.
Terry has been diagnosed with early on-set Alzheimer's disease. This two-part series follows Terry coming to terms with his diagnosis, living with his condition, facing the certainty of its conclusion and his mission to find a cure. Adamant that he has 'done nothing wrong' and that Alzheimer's sufferers should not be stigmatised, this is a genuine personal journey of one man, through the science and the reality of what it's like to be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. As of December 2007 Terry Pratchett has sold more than 55 million books worldwide, with translations made in 33 languages. He is currently the second most-read writer in the UK.