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VIDEOS

  • World Island Wonder show

    World Island Wonder

    An in-depth look at the Petronus Twin Towers; the world’s tallest towers stand an amazing 1483ft above Kuala Lumpur.

    (01:01)
  • Polli Brick Construction show

    Polli Brick Construction

    How do plastic bottles transform from trash to building blocks? Get an inside look at the production factories.

    (03:16)
  • Risky Landing show

    Risky Landing

    Bush pilot Jack Barber attempts to successfully deliver dangerous fuel to a dirt strip in a mining camp.

    (01:55)
  • Water Rations show

    Water Rations

    As the crew struggles to stay cool near the equator, they consider desperate measures to stay hydrated.

    (02:23)
  • Earworms show

    Earworms

    Advertisers know how to use your addictive tendencies to their advantage.

    (01:51)
  • It’s All About the Wordplay show

    It’s All About the Wordplay

    Another of our Young vs. Old games centers around the ability to think fast.

    (02:48)
  • It’s Not Easy Being Green show

    It’s Not Easy Being Green

    Jason Silva explains how identifying the color of a leaf is trickier than you might think.

    (01:13)
  • More Than Just a Pretty Face? show

    More Than Just a Pretty Face?

    A quick Brain Game tests your ability to spot the pretty face.

    (02:43)
  • Emergency Dog Surgery show

    Emergency Dog Surgery

    Dr. Pol performs emergency surgery to treat a dog that was hit by a car.

    (04:54)
  • What It's Like to Be Attacked By a Shark show

    What It's Like to Be Attacked By a Shark

    Chris Myers and his teenage son JJ, swim far out into the sea, in search of waves to go body surfing. Moments later Chris...

    (02:12)
  • The Pogo Stick show

    The Pogo Stick

    A pogo stick, a careless jumper, and gravity. What could go wrong?

    (02:59)
  • Hovercraft show

    Hovercraft

    The science behind a stable and unstable hovercraft.

    (03:00)
  • The Genographic project in New York show

    The Genographic project in New York

    Geneticist Spencer Wells and his team are attempting to retrace humanity's journey to all corners of the earth on this single...

    (03:12)
  • The Hammer of Witches show

    The Hammer of Witches

    Hammer of Witches, a legal “witch-hunting” manual, was responsible for approximately 60,000 deaths.

    (02:58)
  • Alaskan Flying Lesson show

    Alaskan Flying Lesson

    Meet an experienced Alaska bush pilot who teaches greenhorns how to fly in extreme conditions.

    (03:35)
  • Continuity Confusion show

    Continuity Confusion

    Catching scene changes isn’t so tough if you can master the art of paying attention.

    (01:54)
  • Illusion of Knowledge show

    Illusion of Knowledge

    Our over-confident brains can leave us with a false sense of security about daily decisions.

    (01:12)
  • Pay Attention show

    Pay Attention

    Are you a good multi-tasker? Play this brain game and find out!

    (00:56)
  • Apollo Robbins on Illusion Confusion show

    Apollo Robbins on Illusion Confusion

    Apollo explains how science and magic use illusions differently.

    (01:38)
  • Brain Magic: The Common Sense Illusion show

    Brain Magic: The Common Sense Illusion

    Your common sense might tell you there's more than meets the eye to illusionist Eric Leclerc's magic trick. And you'd be right.

    (04:09)