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1.
Mysteries of the Bible (1994 TV Series)
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(300 mins.)
 
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Sci Fi Science: Physics of the Impossible (2009 TV Series)
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What first appears to be a send-up of classic science fiction is in fact a thorough examination of the real-world science behind the sensationalism... (30 mins.)
Director: Fred Hepburn
 
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The Naked Archaeologist (2005 TV Series)
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Simcha Jocobovici hosts this 26-part series, stripping biblical archaeology naked and treating the Bible stories with his own brand of investigative journalism.
 
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Through the Wormhole (2010 TV Series)
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Hosted by Morgan Freeman, Through the Wormhole will explore the deepest mysteries of existence - the questions that have puzzled mankind for eternity... (60 mins.)
 
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Wild West Tech (2003 TV Series)
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"Wild West Tech" was a documentary series for the History Channel that featured in depth interviews with historians and authors... (60 mins.)
Director: Arthur Drooker
 
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Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004 Documentary)
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Michael Moore's view on what happened to the United States after September 11; and how the Bush Administration allegedly used the tragic event to push forward its agenda for unjust wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. (122 mins.)
Director: Michael Moore
 
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Journey to the Edge of the Universe (2008 Documentary)
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A journey through space and time. (91 mins.)
Director: Yavar Abbas
 
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Drain the Ocean (2009 Documentary)
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In this National Geographic special, we look at what most call "The Final Frontier". Using the newest... (120 mins.)
 
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Weird Creatures (2006 TV Series)
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This 7 x 45 minutes series bestows a zoological freak show, presented by the exuberant and engaging Nick Baker... (47 mins.)
Stars: Nick Baker
 
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Digging for the Truth (2005 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
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The Planets (1999 Mini-Series)
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The Planets is a made for television documentary series that explores in depth the planets that make up our solar system. (390 mins.)
Director: David McNab
 
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Secrets of Egypt's Lost Queen (2007 Documentary)
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In what is being called the most important find in Egypt's Valley of the Kings since the discovery of King Tutankhamun's tomb... (120 mins.)
Director: Brando Quilici
 
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Supernatural Science (1999 TV Series)
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Centered around controversial theories on stories of the unknown, myths, legends, and supernatural events, to find a explaination on that one particular subject. (50 mins.)
 
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Super Soul Sunday (2011 TV Series)
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Planet Earth (2006 Mini-Series)
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Emmy Award-winning, 11 episodes, 5 years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition. (533 mins.)
 
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Prophets of Science Fiction (2011 TV Series)
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The science-fiction imaginings of the writers of the past are now becoming the science realities of our day.
 
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The Universe (2007 TV Series)
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This educational show explores many scientific questions and topics about the universe (Big Bang, the Sun, the planets, black holes, other galaxies, astrobiology etc.) through latest CGI, data and interviews with scientists. (45 mins.)
 
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What the Ancients Knew (2005 TV Series)
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How the Universe Works (2010 TV Series)
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A users guide to the cosmos from the big bang to galaxies, stars, planets and moons. Where did it all come from and how does it all fit together. A primer for anyone who has ever looked up at the night sky and wondered. (60 mins.)
 
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Battles BC (2009 TV Series)
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Mankind the Story of All of Us (2012 Mini-Series)
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Follow-up to America: The Story of Us. Mankind embraces a groundbreaking way of telling this epic human story... (720 mins.)
 
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Lost Worlds (2002 TV Series)
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Angkor Wat is a wonder of the world but that was just part of an awesome ancient city (50 mins.)
 
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Lost Worlds (2005 TV Series)
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Director: Martin Kemp
 
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Nova (1974 TV Series)
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Science documentaries about various topics.
 
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Dollhouse (2009 TV Series)
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A futuristic laboratory assigns different tasks to its various residents, who then have their memories erased upon the completion of their assignments. (44 mins.)
 
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Ancients Behaving Badly (2009 TV Series)
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This documentary explores some of the psychological behaviors regarding the world's most infamous celebrities in the ancient world, while utilizing modern scientific techniques to explain their actions. (376 mins.)
 
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Connections (1978 Mini-Series)
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Follow James Burke through the history of science and technology. In this collection of 10 1-hour episodes, starting with "The Trigger Effect". (50 mins.)
Director: Mick Jackson
 
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Hittites (2003 Documentary)
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A documentary about the rise and fall of the Hittite empire, which existed about 3500 years ago in what is now central Turkey. (120 mins.)
Director: Tolga Örnek
 
30.
Secrets of the Bible (2015 TV Series)
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(50 mins.)
 
31.
Mysteries of the Bible (1994 TV Series)
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Unlock the mysteries of vanished civilizations of the Holy Land and the people who built them. (300 mins.)
 
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Bible Secrets Revealed (2013 TV Series)
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It is said to be one of the oldest books in the world. Has it been altered? If yes why? A remarkable journey back in time to see what the Old Testament and the New Testament is hiding from us.
 
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Biblical Mysteries Explained (2008 TV Series)
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Biblical Mysteries Explained (2008 TV Series)
Episode: Exodus (2008)
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Secrets of Christianity (2011 TV Series)
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37.
Mankind Decoded (2013 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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Engineering an Empire (2005 TV Series)
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A series of documentaries that go over the world's history and it's many accomplishments.
 
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Egypt: Engineering an Empire (2006 Documentary)
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(92 mins.)
 
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Rome: Engineering an Empire (2005 Documentary)
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Despite their personal short comings, many of the Roman Empires great engineering accomplishments were introduced during the reign of the Caesars... (85 mins.)
 
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The Bible Rules (2014 TV Series)
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Killer Instinct: From the Files of Agent Candice DeLong (2003 TV Movie)
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Based upon the book and real-life story of FBI profiler Candice DeLong, "Killer Instinct" chronicles DeLong's (Jean Smart) pursuit of a serial killer (Robert Joy) who, after attacking her close friend, chooses her as his next victim. (90 mins.)
Director: Peter Werner
 
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Wonders of the Solar System (2010 Mini-Series)
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In this spellbinding series Professor Brian Cox visits the most extreme locations on Earth to explain how the laws of physics carved natural wonders across the solar system. (60 mins.)
Stars: Brian Cox
 
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Wonders of the Universe (2011 Mini-Series)
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Professor Brian Cox visits some of the most dramatic parts of the globe to explain the fundamental principles that govern the laws of nature - light... (59 mins.)
 
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Big Cat Diary (1996 TV Series)
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Come along on an adventure with Jonathan Scott, Simon King, and other professionals and camera crews... (25 mins.)
 
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Clash of the Gods (2009 TV Series)
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Covers many of the ancient Greek and Norse Gods, monsters and heroes including Hades, Hercules, Medusa, Minotaur, Odysseus and Zeus.