Join host Mike Rowe for a journey through the cosmos that includes our own solar system and distant galaxies and travels back in time to the Big Bang.
Scientists around the world develop new ways to control lightning, earthquakes and other natural phenomena to protect lives and property.
This documentary charts the history of an annual art fair in Switzerland that has evolved into the world's most influential gathering of its kind.
Follow renowned photographers as they explore far-flung locales, capturing extraordinary images that present nature and culture in a new light.
Art and celebrity power this documentary that delves behind the scenes of 2014's China-themed Met Gala, the fashion world's most dynamic annual event.
Known for his spectacular pyrotechnic displays, Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang creates his most ambitious project yet in this breathtaking documentary.
A visionary carmaker introduces his fuel-efficient, high-performance hypercar to a market filled with big-name competitors like Ferrari and Porsche.
Leading scientists gather in a custom laboratory and create sophisticated computer models of what life on other planets might actually look like.
Relax and be astonished as footage from beneath the world's oceans brings coral reefs, seahorses, anemones and other undersea marvels to your screen.
Absorbing images of vibrant street art from New York, Paris, Berlin and Sao Paulo reveal how urban artists elevate the mundane into a thing of beauty.
Twelve different species of jellyfish swim across your screen for the ideal relaxation or ambient entertainment backdrop.
This film blends footage of ex-Pink Floyd member Roger Waters’ extravagant “The Wall Live” tour with scenes of Waters at European war memorials.
This probing documentary takes an uncompromising look at the processes and the problems involved with the global charity industry.
This documentary tells the story of a teenage Pakistani girl shot for her advocacy of women's education, her survival, and her continued efforts.
This visually arresting documentary essay reflects on our relationship to other living creatures as humanity becomes more isolated from nature.
Tony Robbins' clients swear by his unorthodox life coaching methods. A revealing film goes behind the curtain at his annual mega-event.
This documentary follows a global competition that addresses technology workforce gender disparity by encouraging young women to enter the field.
Renowned filmmakers give voice to iconic buildings around the globe, exploring life and culture from the perspectives of six very diverse structures.
After suffering a stroke at age 34, a woman documents her struggles, setbacks and eventual breakthrough as she relearns to speak, read and write.
In 1961, American astrophysicist Frank Drake transformed attitudes about the search for extraterrestrial life by writing a revolutionary equation.
This collection of short nature films from Louie Schwartzberg depicts the world's most dazzlingly beautiful waterfalls.
Filmmaker Howard Hall presents this remarkable collection of short films shot in the depths of the ocean, revealing a world of serene beauty.
This documentary charts the life of Richard Feynman, who won a Nobel Prize for his work in electrodynamics and solved the "Challenger" disaster.