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  • The Y2K Scare show

    The Y2K Scare

    As the dawn of a new millennium approaches, a computer design flaw puts the nation on high alert that the world is, possibly,...

    (02:18)
  • Origins: The Journey of Humankind Trailer show

    Origins: The Journey of Humankind Trailer

    Join host Jason Silva as he explorers the innovations that made humanity modern in ORIGINS: THE JOURNEY OF HUMANKIND, on...

    (00:31)
  • Munich Olympic Massacre show

    Munich Olympic Massacre

    At the 1972 Olympics, a hostage situation turned into a bloodbath with international consequences when 11 Israeli athletes...

    (00:49)
  • The holocaust by bullets show

    The holocaust by bullets

    Himmler and Heydrich set up execution commandos called Einsatzgruppen that are composed of SS members, policemen and Wehrmacht...

    (03:09)
  • 9/11 Conspiracies show

    9/11 Conspiracies

    A team of experts attempt to unveil to truth behind the horrific events of September 11, 2001.

    (01:53)
  • Get the History Right show

    Get the History Right

    James Cameron revisits the history of the Titanic with a team of experts.

    (01:00)
  • Lunar Sting show

    Lunar Sting

    One man almost got away with stealing the moon - if not for the meddling FBI.

    (02:51)
  • Found in Katrina show

    Found in Katrina

    This lampshade was discovered after Hurricane Katrina and is believed to be made from human skin.

    (02:53)
  • The Alhambra: Wonder of Islam show

    The Alhambra: Wonder of Islam

    Dominating the skyline of Granada in Southern Spain, The Alhambra is an architectural wonder born from battle between Muslims...

    (04:48)
  • Hagia Sofia: Dome Secrets show

    Hagia Sofia: Dome Secrets

    Explore the secrets in the building of the crowning glory of Hagia Sophia, a dome 56 metres high and 31 metres across. Find...

    (04:58)
  • Nazi Death Squads show

    Nazi Death Squads

    This show explores the evil campaign of the Nazi Death Squads.

    (01:13)
  • Behind the scenes costumes and make-up show

    Behind the scenes costumes and make-up

    Go behind the scenes of the new series Genius, to learn more about the costumes and make-up used to bring Einstein, his...

    (02:47)
  • When Albert Met Mileva show

    When Albert Met Mileva

    On his first day at Zürich Polytechnic, Albert makes the acquaintance of an intense and independent young woman, and the only...

    (02:17)
  • The Alhambra show

    The Alhambra

    The most impressive monument to Muslim engineering in the Western world the Alhambra towers over Granada in southern Spain....

    (01:01)
  • The Beast of Buchenwald show

    The Beast of Buchenwald

    Ilse Koch was purported to have a sadistic fascination with flesh; did she make lamps from people?

    (01:50)
  • Character profile: meet Elsa Einstein show

    Character profile: meet Elsa Einstein

    Meet Elsa Einstein, wife of Albert. Genius Season 1 premieres April 24 only on National Geographic.

    (02:29)
  • 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)
  • Mozart Helps Me Think show

    Mozart Helps Me Think

    Mileva and Albert clash over their different approaches to completing a physics assignment.

    (02:34)
  • Genius: Picasso Trailer show

    Genius: Picasso Trailer

    Antonio Banderas is Picasso. Coming April 24 to National Geographic.

    (01:55)
  • Megalodon - Episode 1 show

    Megalodon - Episode 1

    Megalodon was the biggest predator ever to swim the oceans who ruled the seas for 20 million years.

    (01:06)