A Curious World Season 1
S01 E01Jan 1, 2015
Ancient Builders Jan 1, 2015 This original, short-form show explores the engineering marvels created by ancient civilizations from the Pyramids to Machu Picchu.
S01 E02Jan 1, 2015
Beyond Gravity Jan 1, 2015 This original, short-form show explores the force of gravity and its importance to our existence. What happens to the body in space? Can we ever truly live long-term outside of Earth's atmosphere and in zero gravity?
S01 E03Jan 1, 2015
Black Holes Jan 1, 2015 This original, short-form show explores the reality of black holes and the most recent controversy surrounding the essence of their existence. Do we know what is at the bottom of a black hole?
S01 E04Jan 1, 2015
Human Migration Jan 1, 2015 What new technologies and scientific breakthroughs are providing insights into the history of human migration? Geneticists are tracking strains of viruses and other diseases through our DNA to confirm ancient human migration routes.
S01 E05Jan 1, 2015
First Life On Earth Jan 1, 2015 There are a number of new theories on the origins of life on Earth and other planets - which one is the most plausible? Explore the world of microorganisms and evolution at the molecular level.
S01 E06Jan 1, 2015
Changing Earth Jan 1, 2015 How are plate tectonics changing land mass and reshaping the Earth? Is the Earth literally changing beneath our feet? This original short form show explores the way the Earth is still actively changing and the effects of those changes.
S01 E07Jan 1, 2015
Why Do We Dream? Jan 1, 2015 This original, short-form show explores the world of dreams. Why do we need sleep? What does our brain do when we dream?
S01 E08Jan 1, 2015
Extraterrestrials Jan 1, 2015 This short-form show explores the outer reaches of space to answer one of the great questions of all time: Are we alone in the Universe?
S01 E09Jan 1, 2015
Live Long & Prosper Jan 1, 2015 This original, short-form show explores the potential to augment our human lifespan. How does the human body age?
S01 E10Jan 1, 2015
Super-Volcanoes Jan 1, 2015 A recent study found that the eruption of a so-called "super-volcano" is hundreds of times more powerful a than conventional volcanic eruption. What are "super-volcanoes" and where are they found? What consequences could the eruption of one of these super-volcanoes have for the populations nearby?
S01 E11Jan 1, 2015
The Universe Jan 1, 2015 This original, short-form show unravels the mysteries of the Universe. What is it made of?
S01 E12Jan 1, 2015
Time Tellers Jan 1, 2015 This short-form show explores the earliest technologies that enabled humans to keep track of their day. Discover how ancient civilizations marked the passage of time.
S01 E13Jan 1, 2015
Traits Jan 1, 2015 This original, short-form show dives into the science of personality. What traits most likely lead to success in life?
S01 E14Jan 1, 2015
Underwater Worlds Jan 1, 2015 The ocean covers 70 percent of the Earth's surface, but scientists say they still know shockingly little about the mysterious, deep blue sea. What lies at the bottom of our oceans?
S01 E15Jan 1, 2015
Weather Jan 1, 2015 Hurricanes, super storms and tornadoes all wreak havoc on human populations across the globe. Will we ever develop the technology to control extreme weather and minimize its damage?