Grass - The History Of Marijuana

Grass – The History Of Marijuana

This film explores the history of the American government\’s official policy on marijuana in the 20th century. Rising with nativist xenophobia with Mexican immigration and their taste for smoking marijuana, we see the establishment of a wrong headed federal drug

Marijuana Nation

Marijuana Nation

This one is just for Cheryl. The big question after all these years and scientific findings, is why the US government still classifies marijuana as a class one drug, akin to heroin and crank. Doctors will tell you the miracles

Why Do We Dream?

Why Do We Dream?

This documentary looks at the secret world of our dreams. In a series of cutting-edge experiments and personal stories, we go in search of the science behind this most enduring mystery and ask: where do dreams come from? Do they

My Brilliant Brain - Make Me A Genius

My Brilliant Brain – Make Me A Genius

Susan Polgar is the world\’s first female chess grandmaster. But she wasn\’t born with her brilliant brain – it was created by the unique experiment that dominated her childhood. From the age of four her father trained her for up

Cannabis - The Evil Weed

Cannabis – The Evil Weed

Cannabis is the world\’s favourite drug, but also one of the least understood. Can cannabis cause schizophrenia? Is it addictive? Can it lead you on to harder drugs? Or is it simply a herb, an undervalued medicine?Addiction specialist Dr John

The Black Death

The Black Death

In the 14th century the Black Death was an unprecedented human disaster. In 3 dreadful years over one third of Europe\’s population was wiped out. This documentary examines the spread of the plague & its effects on medicine, religion &

The Human Mind - EP 3/3

The Human Mind – EP 3/3

In this three-part documentary, Robert Winston explores all aspects of the human mind – from how we learn, to how we\’re able to recognise faces and what makes one person ‘click\’ with another.Episode 3:Why is a party one

The Human Mind - EP 2/3

The Human Mind – EP 2/3

In this three-part documentary, Robert Winston explores all aspects of the human mind – from how we learn, to how we\’re able to recognise faces and what makes one person ‘click\’ with another.Episode 2: Personality

The Human Mind - EP 1/3

The Human Mind – EP 1/3

In this three-part documentary, Robert Winston explores all aspects of the human mind – from how we learn, to how we\’re able to recognise faces and what makes one person ‘click\’ with another.Episode 1:The first programme in the

Phages - The Virus that Cures

Phages – The Virus that Cures

With Multidrug-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) threatening to infect huge numbers of patients who make even short trips to the hospital, and the gradual increase in the number of bacteria that are resistant to all known antibiotics, scientists are turning to