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Traveling Seaside in Setonaikai: Part Two
Traveling Seaside in Setonaikai: Part Two
Category: Documentaries
The Seto Inland Sea is one of Japan's most famous tourist destinations. Join NHK for a two-part special series traveling seaside to discover the natural wonders of Setonaikai.
Stand Up Planet: Comedy Showcase
Stand Up Planet: Comedy Showcase
Category: Documentaries
Hosted by LA-based comic, Hasan Minhaj and featuring Nate Bargatze, James Adomian and Michelle Buteau, Minhaj invites two comics from India and South Africa to Hollywood to perform in an international comedy showcase.
In Focus: How Many Humans Can Nature Endure... and How Much Nature Can People Tolerate?
In Focus: How Many Humans Can Nature Endure... and How Much Nature Can People Tolerate?
Category: News & Current Affairs
The big environmental disasters -- billowing industrial chimneys, polluted rivers, and dying forests -- are almost becoming a thing of the past in Germany these days. But have we really learned our lesson?
In Focus: A Dream Home in a Dream City - London, Shanghai, Vancouver
In Focus: A Dream Home in a Dream City - London, Shanghai, Vancouver
Category: News & Current Affairs
German residents relocate and look for a dream home in a dream city: London, Shanghai, and Vancouver.
Traveling Seaside in Setonaikai: Part One
Traveling Seaside in Setonaikai: Part One
Category: Documentaries
The Seto Inland Sea is one of Japan's most famous tourist destinations. Join NHK for a two-part special series traveling seaside to discover the natural wonders of Setonaikai.
Pain, Pus and Poison
Pain, Pus and Poison
Category: Documentaries
What doesn't kill you can make you stronger. Science has unlocked the human body, enabling us to survive diseases and infections. We've gone from finding antidotes to using the poisons themselves as a cure. Dr. Michael Mosley investigates how modern medicines came into being.
Playing for the Future: The Myanmar Women's Football Team
Playing for the Future: The Myanmar Women's Football Team
Category: Documentaries
Myanmar's gradual return to the international community got a boost last December by hosting the South East Asia Games. Japanese head coach, Yoshinori Kumada, visited in 2011 to lend his expertise.
Pain, Pus and Poison - Part 1: Pain
Pain, Pus and Poison - Part 1: Pain
Category: Documentaries
Is pain all in the brain? Dr. Michael Mosley discovers why we set out to control pain and how we ultimately did it.
Pain, Pus and Poison - Part 2: Pus
Pain, Pus and Poison - Part 2: Pus
Category: Documentaries
Dr. Mosley explores early attempts to tackle infection and how we used microbes to fight back without harming the body's own cells.
Pain, Pus and Poison - Part 3: Poison
Pain, Pus and Poison - Part 3: Poison
Category: Documentaries
How did scientists go from finding antidotes to harmful substances to using poisons themselves as a cure? In the series finale, Dr. Mosley learns the power of poisons.
In Focus: A Dream Home in a Dream City - San Francisco, Singapore, Moscow
In Focus: A Dream Home in a Dream City - San Francisco, Singapore, Moscow
Category: News & Current Affairs
Every year, 150,000 people leave Germany for a life abroad. The two-part feature A Dream Home in a Dream City goes house-hunting with Germans on the move and comes across plenty of dream homes, but also some nightmares, too.
Music for Tomorrow in New Orleans: R&B Concert
Music for Tomorrow in New Orleans: R&B Concert
Category: Documentaries
Ben E. King, the legendary singer of Stand by Me, along with other talented R&B artists, gather for a special performance in New Orleans.
Gaza: Tunnels to Nowhere
Gaza: Tunnels to Nowhere
Category: Documentaries
Gaza: Tunnels to Nowhere takes viewers into the highly secret tunnels through which necessary goods are smuggled between Gaza and Egypt.
Music for Tomorrow in New York: Jazz Concert
Music for Tomorrow in New York: Jazz Concert
Category: Documentaries
Jazz pianist Bob James and other jazz musicians including Makoto Ozone gather in New York to share the spirit of hope and encouragement through music.