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Science, architecture, disasters, great mysteries, human ingenuity... The explorers, adventurers, scientists, researchers, photographers and documentary filmmakers of the National Geographic Society tirelessly crisscross the globe, investigating and exploring the world. Their goal: to make you understand the world, amaze and entertain you with documentaries and investigations that are always driven by the quest for truth.

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Mystery Manhunt The Daredevil

The team hunt for a female who looks like she's a ballet dancer. Their search takes them to the Washington Ballet, an elite gymnastics gym, a car crash test facility, a climbing rock face, a paragliding mountain and finally to the deserts and mountains of Moab. They come within a whisker of tracking down the target, but in this episode ...
  • 2011
  • 00:45:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/27/2016

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Mystery Manhunt Captain Courage

The team hunt for a man who looks like he's either a boxer or a brawling rockstar. Their search takes them to a boxing gym, a live music gig, a ballistics range and finally to New York City. They find a man with a remarkable story of heroism and loss during the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Centre.
  • 2011
  • 00:45:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/27/2016

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My Brilliant Brain Accidental Genius

George Widener patiently writes down the dates for every Monday in the next 500 years – all 26,000 of them. An autistic savant, George possesses an ‘island of genius’ that enables him to do things an ordinary person would find impossible. To help unlock this enigma, George volunteers to undergo a brain scan – something most savants are too disabled ...
  • 2007
  • 00:47:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/27/2016

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Monster Fish Thai Top Ten

Zeb travels across Thailand to identify as many of the country’s monster fish species as possible, assess their status in the wild and meet the locals who can help these giants survive.
  • 2010
  • 00:45:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/27/2016

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Monster Fish Raging Amazon

Zeb’s in Brazil to catch a big one, so he travels to Teotonio to try to find a monster. The construction of a dam down river will destroy a critical migratory path for several species of giant catfish. Can Zeb find a monster before it’s too late?
  • 2010
  • 00:46:50
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/27/2016

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Monster Fish Mekong Mystery

Zeb travels to one of the world’s largest waterfalls, in Laos, where each year millions of fish climb the falls to spawn. But little is known about their exact migratory route. Plans to dam the channel could place the lives of the fish, and the millions of people who depend on them for their livelihoods, at risk. Zeb and a ...
  • 2010
  • 00:45:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/27/2016

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Monster Fish Giant Eels

Zeb travels to the South Pacific in search of the largest longfin eels in the world – the New Zealand longfin and the giant mottled eel – and discovers what might be contributing to their demise.
  • 2011
  • 00:45:04
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/27/2016

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National Geographic Documentaries Inside Area 51’s Secrets

It's the most famous military installation in the world, yet it doesn't officially exist. Area 51 – a site for covert Cold War operations – has long been a magnet for crackpots, conspiracy theorists and the overly curious. While there may not be truth to the rumours that Area 51 is a haven for UFOs and extraterrestrials, it's clear that ...
  • 2010
  • 00:45:02
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 05/06/2016

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How Human Are You? The Dating Game

When it comes to mating rituals, the animal kingdom has it all. Chimps pound their chests, alligators emit guttural groans, and elk pee on themselves. Humans, it turns out, are not all that different in displaying sex-related behaviours. And we conduct experiments to prove it. In examining courtship rituals, we find that playing footsie is as common among people as ...
  • 2013
  • 00:45:02
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  • Added on: 05/03/2016

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Engineering Connections Sydney Opera House

Richard Hammond climbs to the top of Sydney's iconic Opera House to unlock the engineering connections behind one of the most instantly recognizable buildings in the world. He reveals how an architect's sketch, rejected by the design competition jury, was transformed into concrete and glass through trailblazing building techniques inspired by a First World War gas mask, a set of ...
  • 2009
  • 00:47:02
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 04/20/2016

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