Dexter Thomas visits the Democratic Republic of the Congo to explore the sport of catch fétiche and the emergence of women as its new champions; Charlet Duboc reports on alternative medicine in the U.S. and the country's wellness obsession.
One year after the explosive allegations against Harvey Weinstein, the #MeToo movement has impacted everything from Supreme Court nominees and workplace culture to sex and dating. Isobel Yeung takes a searing, personal look at how to define consent, hold assailants accountable and start moving forward.
Thomas Morton reports on advances in neurotechnology that could open up new avenues of human experience; Ben Anderson returns to Rio de Janeiro to check on social, economic and political conditions since Brazil hosted the 2016 Olympics and 2012 World Cup.
Gianna Toboni travels to America's Bible Belt to see how evangelicals are navigating today's volatile political environment; Ben Anderson reports on the Allied Democratic Forces and their actions inside the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Gianna Toboni returns to Texas to see how the transgender community is fighting to win acceptance and protection; Vikram Gandhi travels to Nicaragua to meet the new revolutionaries seeking to oust President Daniel Ortega and find out what the future may hold.
Charlet Duboc visits remote towns in Colombia where coca farming is a way of life to examine the struggle to make the nation cocaine-free; Taylor Wilson talks to scientists about the race to build the first quantum computer.
Gianna Toboni reports on capital punishment in the U.S. and follows one death-row inmate on his path to the execution chamber; Isobel Yeung travels to Yemen to interview women who are finding surprising ways to rise above terrorism, civil war and famine, and transcend their traditional roles in the country's conservative society.
Isobel Yeung returns to Syria to tell the stories of those who were caught in the crossfire between the most feared terror group on Earth and the U.S.-backed coalition, whose collateral damage destroyed most of the city.
Isobel Yeung goes to West Virginia to investigate a surge in child-welfare cases as opioid-addicted parents fight to keep their families together; Krishna Andavolu reports from India on the effects of religious nationalism on the nation's religious minorities.
Ben Anderson reports from Iraqi Kurdistan on citizens' hopes for independence; Taylor Wilson joins the Air Force Space Command to see how a growing military and commercial space presence could be a threat to satellites that are essential to humanity's digital way of life.
The state of America's infrastructure; and India's tech talents, who once emigrated to the U.S. for job opportunities but are now putting their entrepreneurial spirit and engineering skills to use at home.
Hamilton Morris explores the world of clandestine chemists, DIY bio hackers and grey markets to see if a more democratized medicinal future is possible; Isobel Yeung reports from Puerto Rico on the U.S. territory's continued struggles months after the island was ravaged by Hurricane Maria.
Gianna Toboni goes to Michigan to see school choice in action and understand what the future of public education might look like; Ben Anderson reports on the crisis in the Central African Republic, where the government barely controls the capital city, and 75% of the country is in the hands of at least 14 armed groups.
Krishna Andavolu explores the research behind 3-D printing innovations that are pushing boundaries of manufacturing, material science and space exploration; Taylor Wilson investigates the possibility of life beyond Earth and space-travel technology.
Ben Ferguson goes to Russia to speak with voters, candidates and opposition figures prohibited from running to learn how the nation's democracy operates; Gianna Toboni investigates the impact of the Global Gag Rule, which eliminates funding for any NGO providing abortion-related services, on women's health in Uganda.
Isobel Yeung travels to Iraq to investigate how Iran is exerting its influence over the country ahead of parliamentary elections; Gianna Toboni explores the effects of climate change on grape cultivation from the vineyards of Napa, Cal., to the wine laboratories of Bordeaux, France.
Gianna Toboni reports from the Myanmar-Bangladesh border to investigate what the future holds for Rohingya Muslim refugees who have fled violence in Myanmar; Aris Roussinos goes to Mali to join UN peacekeepers in the lawless Sahara desert. Also: an interview with UN Secretary-General António Guterres.
In the Season 6 premiere, actor Michael Kenneth Williams takes a personal journey to expose the root of the U.S. mass incarceration crisis: the juvenile justice system. Also: Felicia "Snoop" Pearson, Williams' costar on "The Wire," discusses her time served in a maximum security facility for adult women as a teenager.