The creators of "Numbers" documentary focused on five numbers that have led to new discoveries in the realm of math and also propelled civilization forward. The numbers "π," "∞," "x," "0," "i" were invented through efforts of scholars in their pure pursuit of knowledge and represent a crowning achievement of intelligence. This documentary will illustrate the beauty of mathematics and its intrinsic meaning.
In a remote area of northern Botswana, two lion brothers emerge victorious as undisputed rulers of a formidable pride after a ferocious battle for dominance. As the lions struggle to survive through a harsh drought, will the shortage of their main prey, buffalo, lead to the breakup of the pride or will the elephants of the area provide salvation?
A breathtaking series of aerial programmes offering an entirely different view of the world. From 10,000ft down to just a few feet above ground, discover new perspectives through thrilling journeys: from mountains and great cities to fantastic castles and the great natural wonders of the globe.
Short-finned pilot whales are known as the 'Cheetahs of the Sea' for their ability to dive at high speed to hundreds of metres in search of prey. This film documents the lives of these highly sociable mammals and and reveals a complex social behavior which is unique to this species.
Deserts. Forests. Caves. Mountains. How have human beings adapted to living in the world’s most extraordinary environments? The sheer magnificence of the natural world takes centre stage in this exploration of some of Earth’s most beautiful and most unforgiving environments and the people who have, against the odds, made these places their home.
To offer as a Christmas gift, to fight our night cravings or even to lift our spirit, chocolate is a man’s best friend. A square or a bar of chocolate is a guilty pleasure hard to resist too! Chocolate is now flooding Asian countries, supermarkets like China, Japan or Korea. These new millions of consumers around the world raise an issue that no one had ever thought about: a cocoa shortage.