Look into the sun with Dr. Robert Stein, a professor of Physics and Astronomy at Michigan State Universe. He has long envisioned a day when he could use supercomputer programs to "see" through the roiling surface of the sun and glimpse its dynamic interior.
Walking with Beasts is an epic documentary series which takes a look at the animals and nature of the Cenozoic era, a time stretching back from 66 million years ago until present day. Some of the concepts it illustrates are the evolution of whales, horses, and humans.
Walking with Monsters: Life Before Dinosaurs takes a look at the Paleozoic, an era on earth existing between 541 to 252 million years ago. Through visual art and re-enactment, the documentary brings renewed life to extinct arthropods, fish, amphibians, synapsids, and reptiles.
A human is an extraordinarily intelligent, loud voiced, enterprising and in a high degree gregarious monkey. The Human Animal studies the pattern of one of the most interesting animal species on planet Earth - ourselves, the human.
What are the oldest mummies in the world? Ancient Egypt was considered to be the origin of the practice of mummification. In Chile, however, spectacular graves containing mummies a thousand years older than those of the Egyptians, are being unearthed.