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Dating apps, delivery services, remote work and smart homes. Today, our lives are more digitalized than ever.At the same time, the vulnerabilities that come with globalization are ...

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Travel
life within the arctic
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Two film crews explore the spectacular wilderness of the Arctic. The people who live there face dramatic changes.The documentary takes viewers from East Greenland to Alaska. The re...

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Toys have always been part of our lives. They have remained among the most popular items. Toys bring revenue of billions. It is no wonder every major company is trying to sell more...

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At the Colonia Dignidad compound in Chile, Paul Schäfer ruled over his followers with an iron fist. Exhausting work, violence, and abuse dominated daily life.During the Pinochet d...

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A. Eddy Goldfarb is an American toy inventor. The creator of over 800 toys, he is best known for inventing Yakity Yak Talking Teeth, Battling Tops, KerPlunk, Stompers, and Vac-U-Fo...

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You have probably heard the words, “Remember, remember the 5th of November”. The words are association to the Gunpowder plot. The date is the one on which Guy Fawkes, a Catholi...

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Nowadays, any good marketer knows that slogans sell products. But that has been true for quite some time.And there is no better example of how a slogan could sell anything than Naz...

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The FIM-92 Stinger is an American man-portable air-defense system that operates as an infrared homing surface-to-air missile. It can be adapted to fire from a wide variety of groun...

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Travel
black forest germany
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Shrouded in myth and legend, the forests of Germany and their wild inhabitants are known all around the world.Shots filmed from hot-air balloons show the magnificence of the landsc...

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Britain’s Wicca Man tells the extraordinary story of Britain's fastest growing religious group - Wicca - and of its creator, an eccentric Englishman called Gerald Gardner.Histori...

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Travel
italy tuscany
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From the snow-covered Dolomites to the turquoise blue of the Mediterranean, the spectacular landscape of Italy is already a favorite for many.Winter in northern Italy: ice and snow...

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The Illuminati: They act in the shadows, they are extremely secretive and they practice ancient rituals. Secret societies play a far larger role in our everyday lives than we are a...

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Nature
wind climate change
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Shifting wind patterns are making extreme weather events more likely. This is because the wind, which distributes areas of high and low pressure along the latitude lines of the Ear...

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Only 0.3 percent of the Earth's total water supply is suitable for human consumption. Ominously, this precious resource is beginning to shrink.Natural water reservoirs are drying u...

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Experts believe that plastic pollution has become one of the most pressing environmental issues. Rapidly increasing production of disposable plastic products overwhelms the world�...

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In summer 2007, at a site in Ireland, archaeologists were uncovering layers of graves. They were astonished to find two skeletons with large stones lodged in their jaws.This was ex...

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In this episode Zeinab Badawi travels to Angola, DRC and Congo in central Africa to bring the history of the great Kongo Empire.She hears about the critical role played by women in...

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Drugs
griselda blanco black widow
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For over a decade, a mysterious Colombian drug baron takes the United States by storm with an unprecedented tidalwave of gangland warfare, sweeping from coast to coast.This is the ...

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Scientists have talked about it for quite some time. Global temperatures keep rising and rising, and we talk about the potential dangers.But what would exactly happen if global tem...

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Nature
fertile deserts
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Earth's soils are degrading into deserts at an unprecedented rate, with catastrophic consequences. The good news is that humans can turn them into fertile land.This documentary exp...

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This documentary takes you to Yakutia, the coldest inhabited region on Earth with the lowest recorded temperature -71°C (-95°F) and the average winter temperature -50°C (-58°F)...

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Crime
pablo escobar wife
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Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria was a Colombian drug lord and narcoterrorist who was the founder and sole leader of the Medellín Cartel.He got powerful by getting involved in drug sm...

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Health
male fertility crisis
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Sperm rates have been declining in Western countries for the past half century. What is causing the trend. Should we be afraid?This documentary explores how items you use every day...

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Nature
sperm whales
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In this documentary, dedicated scientists, equipped with cutting-edge technology follow the sperm whales as they dive to depths of 1,584 metres.Their efforts are not in vain as ama...

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