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The Nature of Things Season 61 Episodes

17 Episodes 2021 -

Episode 1

Inside the Great Vaccine Race

Fri, Nov 5, 2021 60 mins

A look into how scientists worked to produce vaccines against the COVID-19 virus.

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Episode 2

Nature's Big Year

Fri, Nov 12, 2021 60 mins

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Episode 3

The Machine That Feels

Fri, Nov 19, 2021 60 mins

An in-depth look at the ever-growing and mysterious world of Artificial Intelligence.

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Episode 4

The New Human

Fri, Nov 26, 2021 60 mins

Charles Darwin identified about a dozen body parts that we have retained for no good reason. The New Human explores aspects of our bodies that are gradually disappearing and why.

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Episode 5

Ingdom of the Polar Bears

Sat, Dec 4, 2021 60 mins

Veteran polar bear guide Dennis Compayre watches as a mother bear teaches her young cubs to hunt and discovers how they are struggling to adapt to a rapidly warming Arctic.

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Episode 6

A Bee's Diary

Thu, Dec 16, 2021 60 mins

A look into the life of a bee.

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Episode 7

Chef Secrets: The Science of Cooking

Sat, Jan 8, 2022 60 mins

A deeper look into the physics, microbiology and chemistry involved in cooking.

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Episode 8

In Your Face

Fri, Jan 21, 2022 60 mins

A look at what happens now that machines are able to learn from human biology.

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Episode 9

State of the Planet

Fri, Jan 28, 2022 60 mins

Takes the pulse of the planet and asks whether humans can change their ways in time.

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Episode 10

Fire & Ice: Tracking Canada's Climate Crisis

Sat, Jan 29, 2022 60 mins

A look into how the climate change affects Canada and the rest of the world.

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Episode 11

Carbon: The Unauthorized Biography

Sat, Mar 5, 2022 60 mins

The key element of life on Earth has the power to build and destroy.

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Episode 12

The Teenager and the Lost Maya City

Sat, Mar 19, 2022 60 mins

William Gadoury makes headlines when he announces he has discovered the site of a lost Mayan City using NASA satellite images and an ancient Mayan map of the stars.

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Episode 13

The Musical Animal

Fri, Mar 25, 2022 60 mins

Humans are a musical species. It is revealed whether humans are the only musical series.

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Episode 14

The Science of Success

Fri, Apr 1, 2022 60 mins

Eternal as gravity, the Laws of Success have governed humans through the centuries, and yet, until recently, humans had no idea they existed.

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Episode 15

Australia's Wildlife Recovery

Sat, Apr 16, 2022 60 mins

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Episode 16

The Read Neanderthal

Sat, Jun 18, 2022 60 mins

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Episode 17

Nature's Big Year

Sat, Jul 9, 2022 60 mins

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