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Series: The Gene Code

 

The Book of Life

   2011    Science
Dr Adam Rutherford takes the viewer on a rollercoaster ride as he explores the consequences of one of the biggest scientific projects of all time - the decoding of the entire human genome in 2000. In The Book of Life Adam discovers that every human carries the entire story of life on earth hidden in his or her DNA and sees how we are all linked directly to the origins of life and to the first creatures with backbones. He also investigates the implications of the fact that for much of its existence, the human race was an endangered species.

Unlocking the Code

   2011    Medicine
Dr Adam Rutherford shows how decoding the genome has led us to begin to understand the very process by which our DNA makes us different; how it makes each one of us on earth unique and influences who we are and the traits we have. He reveals how, as we try and understand the relationship between who we are and our genes, we stand at the beginning of the most exciting scientific journey of all time.

The Story of God
The Story of God

   2016    Culture
Life
Life

   2009    Nature
Earth, the Power of the Planet
Earth, the Power of the Planet

   2007    Nature
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

   2014    Science
Making a Murderer
Making a Murderer

   2015    History
The Gene Code
The Gene Code

   2011    Science
The Universe Season 8
The Universe Season 8

   2016    Science
Putin: A Russian Spy Story
Putin: A Russian Spy Story

   2020    History