If you get the To continue watching press "Allow" just wait a few seconds and close the popup from the "X"

Birth of Life (Planet Science) • 2007

Category: Science
Download:

What are the origins of life? How did things go from non-living to living? From something that could not reproduce to something that could? Earth is estimated to be about 4.5 billion years old, and for much of that history it has been home to life in one form or another. Our planet is teaming with life, from the highest mountain to the deepest ocean; life is everywhere. But what was the firing pistol that started the evolutionary race? How did material go from non-living to alive? It's one of the most fundamental and difficult questions that has challenged us since the beginning of time.

You might also like

Masters of Time

The last episode in the series examines how humans perceive and experience time, investigating the internal body clock which tells people when to eat, drink, sleep and relax. The importance of accurately measuring time is explored in relation to human evolution, and there's a debate about whether mankind will ever be able to travel between past, present and future.

3/3Time MachineScience

Why Are We Here?

Can the participants work out why they exist at all? Is it destiny or pure chance?

Part 3Genius by Stephen Hawking • 2016 • Science

The Search for Genius

The global search is on for the next Ramanujan, a poor Indian drop-out who won a coveted spot at Cambridge University in the 1920's for his extraordinary genius in mathematics.

8/8Stories of Impact • 2019 • Science

Hidden Treasures in Our DNA

Previously it was thought that only 2% of our DNA is meaningful and the remaining 98% is non-coding “junk”. But today we are beginning to know how the junk part of our DNA works to decide our personal characteristics and tendencies.

1/2Dynamic Genomes • 2019 • Science

Where Did the Universe Come from?

In this mind-bending episode can the participants work out where the universe comes from?

Part 4Genius by Stephen Hawking • 2016 • Science

Will We Become God?

Humanity’s potential seems limitless. But could we become as powerful as God?

S5E09Through the WormholeScience