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     * Nature
       Attenborough's Life in Colour
       More than meets the eye
       Sir David Attenborough reveals a carnival of colour used by animals to woo, warn and wow.
       
     * Science
       DNA Family Secrets
       The life-changing questions that reveal who we are
       Stacey Dooley helps reveal lost heritage and track down relatives - before it’s too late.
       59 minsAvailable for over a year
       
     * Nature
       Earth's Great Rivers
       Series 1: 1. Amazon
       Revealing the animals, landscapes and people of the greatest river on Earth.
       
     * Nature
       Climate Change - The Facts
       David Attenborough explores the science of, and potential solutions to, climate change.
       58 minsAvailable for 1 month
       
     * Nature
       Thailand: Earth's Tropical Paradise
       1. The Secrets of the South
       A look at southern Thailand - a place of spectacular natural beauty and wild parties.
       
     * Science & Nature
       Cheetah Family & Me
       1/2 Gordon Buchanan gets close to beautiful big cats
       In the stunning Kalahari, Gordon experiences the dangers the amazing animals face.
       
     * Nature
       Mindful Escapes: Breathe, Release, Restore
       Engage with life's wonders
       Breathing with the natural rhythms of the world around us, guided by Andy Puddicombe.
       29 minsAvailable for 10 days
       
     * Science & Nature
       Dynasties
       Endangered species fighting for survival
       David Attenborough narrates stunning stories of animals battling against the odds.
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Planets
       The incredible life story of our solar system
       Professor Brian Cox explores the unimaginable beauty and amazing history of the planets.
       
     * Nature
       Countryfile
       Enjoying green space in London
       Investigating banned pesticides on UK farms, and can a non-native bird mystery be solved?
       55 minsAvailable for 11 months
       
     * Nature
       Big Cats
       Uncovering the secret lives of nature's feline stars
       Witness Tanzania's super prides of lions, and meet the fascinating Canadian lynx.
       
     * Science
       Horizon
       Coronavirus Special - What We Know Now
       The medical breakthroughs that point to a way out – and give hope for the future.
       58 minsAvailable for 11 months
       

Escape to Nature

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       Life of a Mountain: A Year On Helvellyn
       A love letter to the Lakes
       Film-maker Terry Abraham captures a year in the life of the Lake District's popular peak.
       89 minsAvailable for over a year
       
     * Documentary
       The Last Igloo
       Get immersed in a world that is melting away
       A meditative, poetic journey in the life of a lone Inuit hunter, a world under threat.
       89 minsAvailable for 11 days
       
     * The Social
       The Social Presents: 1. Outdoor Life
       A relaxing wander around Scotland’s beautiful outdoors.
       29 minsAvailable for 4 months
       
     * Nature
       Serengeti: Series 1
       Dramatic lives in the heart of a legendary land
       Love and loss, tragedy and triumph – the high drama of its distinctive wildlife up close.
       
     * Nature
       Penguins: Meet the Family
       One bird, 18 different faces
       Penguins live on land and sea, but what lies behind their waddle? Liz Bonnin reveals all.
       58 minsAvailable for 9 months
       
     * Documentary
       Winter Walks
       Series 1: Lemn Sissay
       Lemn Sissay journeys into a world of snow-capped hills, blue skies and birdsong.
       29 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Arts
       The Joy of Painting
       Happy little trees and soothing words with Bob Ross
       30 minutes of bliss as the art sensation illustrates perfect, peaceful painting.
       
     * Nature
       Mindful Escapes: Breathe, Release, Restore
       Engage with life's wonders
       Breathing with the natural rhythms of the world around us, guided by Andy Puddicombe.
       29 minsAvailable for 10 days
       
     * Nature
       Turtle, Eagle, Cheetah: A Slow Odyssey
       Riding onboard with a cheetah, a green turtle and a white-tailed sea eagle.
       87 minsAvailable for 10 days
       
     * Nature
       Winterwatch
       1/8 The magic of the wildlife on our doorsteps
       Wrap up warm and join the team for an exploration of seasonal beauty and natural wonder.
       59 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Nature
       The Lake District: A Wild Year
       For the wildlife and people living in the Lake District, life is one of continuous change.
       59 minsAvailable until Fri 2:50am
       
     * Documentary
       All Aboard! New Zealand by Rail, Sea and Land
       All aboard for an epic overland journey, by train, boat and car, across New Zealand.
       149 minsAvailable for 12 days
       

Our Planet Now

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       A Perfect Planet
       All episodes available now
       Marvel at the great forces of nature that support, drive and enable life on Earth.
       
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       I Am Greta
       The future belongs to those who fight for it
       The story of teen activist Greta Thunberg's global movement on the climate change crisis.
       90 minsAvailable for over a year
       
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       Countryfile
       Plant Britain
       The launch of an ambitious project to get us all planting to help combat climate change.
       70 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Nature
       Blue Planet II
       Take a deep breath...
       Meet the incredible creatures that live beneath the waves, with Sir David Attenborough.
       
     * Nature
       Extinction: The Facts
       What happens next is up to every one of us
       A million species are at risk of extinction. David Attenborough fears the consequences.
       58 minsAvailable for 6 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       Royal Institution Christmas Lectures
       Planet Earth - Engine Earth
       For billions of years, volcanic activity has driven climate change, but now it's humans.
       59 minsAvailable for 9 months
       
     * Nature
       Climate Change - The Facts
       David Attenborough explores the science of, and potential solutions to, climate change.
       58 minsAvailable for 1 month
       
     * Food
       Veganville
       Can vegans convince Merthyr to go meatless?
       Four vegans try to spread their message in Wales, but it isn’t as easy as they had hoped.
       
     * Nature
       Attenborough's Life in Colour
       More than meets the eye
       Sir David Attenborough reveals a carnival of colour used by animals to woo, warn and wow.
       
     * Nature
       Plastic Not Fantastic
       Episode 1
       Hayley sees if she can have a zero waste night out in Swansea
       10 minsAvailable for 18 days
       
     * Current Affairs
       Panorama
       Britain’s Wild Weather
       Justin Rowlatt visits communities around Britain battered by this year’s extreme weather.
       58 minsAvailable for 9 months
       
     * Generation Activism
       Climate Change. Passionate about the environment
       Robin goes on hunger strike to campaign against the proposed Heathrow expansion.
       6 minsAvailable for 7 months
       

The Wonders of Medicine

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     * Documentary
       Rhod Gilbert: Stand Up to Infertility
       Time to talk tackle
       Using his own experiences, Rhod Gilbert sets out to raise awareness of male infertility.
       59 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Current Affairs
       Panorama
       The Race for a Vaccine
       Panorama tells the inside story of the development of the Oxford vaccine against Covid-19.
       59 minsAvailable for 9 months
       
     * Documentary Film
       Storyville
       Locked In: Breaking the Silence
       Xavier Alford shares his fears on the life-changing illness that's slowly paralysing him.
       77 minsAvailable for over a year
       
     * Documentary
       Critical: Inside Intensive Care
       Series 1: Episode 1
       Life and death in the intensive care unit of Newport’s Royal Gwent Hospital.
       59 minsAvailable for 1 month
       
     * Lifestyle
       Children's Ward
       When your child is taken ill, every second counts
       Heartwarming stories from Wrexham Maelor, one of the busiest children's wards in Wales.
       
     * Documentary
       Junior Doctors: On The Front Line: Series 1
       In at the deep end
       Six junior doctors, all in their twenties, begin placements at Salford Royal Hospital.
       
     * Lifestyle
       Ambulance Australia: Series 1-2
       Beyond blue lights
       Behind the scenes of Australia’s busiest ambulance service, in its biggest city.
       
     * Documentary
       The Unshockable Dr Ronx
       Swapping scrubs for the streets – with nothing off limits
       From smelly discharge to spotty crotches, the doc gets people talking about their health.
       39 minsAvailable for 11 months
       
     * Documentary
       Surgeons: At the Edge of Life
       The cutting edge of medicine
       Go beyond the theatre doors of Royal Papworth, the UK's leading heart and lung hospital.
       
     * Documentary
       David Harewood: Psychosis and Me
       David Harewood explores his experience of psychosis and meets young people living with it.
       59 minsAvailable for 13 days
       
     * Documentary
       Hospital
       Candid, challenging, courageous
       Staff at the Royal Free London Hospital try to resume normal service after the pandemic.
       
     * Documentary
       Living Differently
       Box Set. People achieving great things – against the odds
       They’ve all got serious conditions – but it doesn’t stop them exploring their passions.
       

Winterwatch and more Winterwatch

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       Winterwatch
       1/8 The magic of the wildlife on our doorsteps
       Wrap up warm and join the team for an exploration of seasonal beauty and natural wonder.
       59 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Nature
       Springwatch
       2020: Episode 1
       A dramatic, exciting and different Springwatch – live from locations close to home.
       
     * Science & Nature
       Autumnwatch
       Watch the season unfold across the UK
       Wrap up in an autumn blanket of wondrous wildlife, seasonal beauty and natural wonder.
       
     * Nature
       Winterwatch
       2/8 Surviving the harshest of seasons
       Iolo Williams is looking at a feral flock of barnacle geese at the RSPB Ynis Hir.
       59 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Nature
       Springwatch
       2020: Episode 2
       Following the fortunes of bird families in the Somerset levels and the Brecon Beacons.
       59 minsAvailable for 3 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       Autumnwatch
       There's a blizzard of birds
       The latest on Chris' multi-coloured badger family and learn about Great Orme's goat rut.
       59 minsAvailable for 7 months
       
     * Nature
       Winterwatch
       3/8 Senses of the season
       Michaela looks at some of the strategies animals employ when they hibernate.
       59 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Nature
       Springwatch
       2020: Episode 3
       Live from their home bases, the team share the latest stories from the wildlife cameras.
       59 minsAvailable for 3 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       Autumnwatch
       Why getting out into nature is good for us
       Chris catches up with a mob of white-tailed eagles, released on the Isle of Wight.
       59 minsAvailable for 7 months
       
     * Nature
       Winterwatch
       4/8 Hidden treasures
       Chris gives an update on the badgers and the spawning salmon in the River Ness.
       60 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Nature
       Springwatch
       2020: Episode 4
       At the end of the first week of Springwatch, the team review what has taken place so far.
       59 minsAvailable for 3 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       Autumnwatch
       Catching up with the Scottish seal colony
       The amazing hydraulic power of spiders' legs and an exclusive on the giant vulture.
       59 minsAvailable for 7 months
       

The Truth About...

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       The Truth About...
       Improving Your Mental Health
       How the latest science can help us gain greater control over our mind and wellbeing.
       57 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Truth About...
       Getting Fit at Home
       We've swapped the gym for the lounge, but what exercises should we do and how often?
       58 minsAvailable for 10 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Truth About...
       Boosting Your Immune System
       There's plenty of products that claim to boost our immune system, but what really works?
       58 minsAvailable for 9 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Truth About...
       Cosmetic Treatments - Part 2
       Michael Mosley and Mehreen Baig look at non-invasive procedures for the body.
       58 minsAvailable for 5 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Truth About Cosmetic Treatments
       Part 1
       Non-invasive facial procedures are on the increase, but do they work and are they safe?
       58 minsAvailable for 5 months
       
     * Documentary
       The Truth About...
       The Menopause
       Mariella Frostrup shares her own experience of the menopause and investigates what it is.
       58 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Truth About... Getting Fit
       Separating fact from fiction
       Michael Mosley examines new research that is transforming our understanding of fitness.
       57 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Truth About... Looking Good
       Cosmetics under the microscope
       Cherry Healey investigates claims made by the beauty industry about their products.
       58 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Documentary
       The Truth About... Meat
       How much is too much?
       Chris Bavin wants to know if he can keep meat in his diet and still stay healthy.
       59 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Documentary
       The Truth About... Healthy Eating
       Some surprising truths
       Fiona Phillips teams up with leading scientists to investigate healthy eating and drinking
       58 minsAvailable for 8 months
       
     * Documentary
       The Truth About... Calories
       Are they worth counting?
       Dr Chris van Tulleken shows how we can all be healthier by eating smarter.
       58 minsAvailable for 8 months
       

Sir David Attenborough

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     * Nature
       Blue Planet II
       Take a deep breath...
       Meet the incredible creatures that live beneath the waves, with Sir David Attenborough.
       
     * Nature
       Seven Worlds, One Planet
       You won’t believe your eyes
       Every corner of this incredible, unimaginable planet, with David Attenborough as a guide.
       
     * Nature
       Frozen Planet
       Discover the ends of the earth
       Inhospitable, remote, yet teeming with life. It's a different world on the same planet.
       
     * Nature
       Life Story
       Series 1: 1. First Steps
       Fur seals and flightless barnacle goose chicks fight to survive the challenges of infancy.
       
     * Nature
       Africa
       It’s like nowhere else
       Vast deserts, verdant plains and vibrant jungles - it's the world's wildest continent.
       59 minsAvailable for 9 months
       
     * Nature
       Planet Earth II
       Say hello to the wonders of the world
       Islands, mountains, cities - discover incredible creatures, wherever they live.
       
     * Nature
       A Perfect Planet
       All episodes available now
       Marvel at the great forces of nature that support, drive and enable life on Earth.
       
     * Nature
       Climate Change - The Facts
       David Attenborough explores the science of, and potential solutions to, climate change.
       58 minsAvailable for 1 month
       
     * Nature
       Life on Earth
       The original wildlife epic, 40 years on
       The story of life, from the first primitive cells to the plants and animals around us.
       
     * Nature
       Life
       The incredible challenges animals face to survive
       David Attenborough looks at epic spectacles and amazing examples of wildlife behaviour.
       
     * Nature
       Planet Earth
       The splendour and surprises of Earth's amazing life
       Join Sir David Attenborough on a breathtaking journey around the planet.
       
     * Science & Nature
       The Blue Planet
       Enter the planet's otherworldly underwater kingdoms
       Giant creatures, alien lifeforms, microscopic colonies - it's all here under the waves.
       

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