Series Shows

Future Thinking

Future Thinking

Renowned inventors, scientists and futurologists describe the big idea that they want to solve and how it can transform the world.
9 Videos
BBC Future
World-Changing Ideas

World-Changing Ideas

Fascinating stories, need-to-know briefings and compelling video inspired by BBC Future's World-Changing Ideas event series.
7 Videos
BBC Future
Rutherford and Fry

Rutherford and Fry

Drs Rutherford and Fry are on hand to solve everyday mysteries sent into BBC Future.
2 Videos
BBC Future
What If?

What If?

What If?' from BBC Future explores thought experiments and hypothetical scenarios.
1 Video
BBC Future

Series Videos

The death doula: helping you prepare for the day you die

The death doula: helping you prepare for the day you die

What does it mean to have a good death? Leah Green meets with Aly Dickinson, an end-of-life doula.
The Guardian
12mins
New UNAIDS head visits Soshanguve

New UNAIDS head visits Soshanguve

The new Executive Director of UNAIDS Winnie Byanyima was in Soshanguve, a township north of Pretoria, for a clinic visit, an engaged with the local community and to partake in activites of the new clinic monitoring project.
24.com
2mins
Antibiotics - an expert's view

Antibiotics - an expert's view

Dr Tim Eckmanns of the Robert Koch Institute in Berlin talks about proper and sustainable ways to use antibiotics to prevent undesirable unintended outcomes.
Deutsche Welle
7mins
A letter to my HIV: 'Because of you...'

A letter to my HIV: 'Because of you...'

It changed the way she saw herself at times, it reaffirmed her purpose in life ... then she wrote her HIV a letter. Now, she's ready to share it with the world.
24.com
3mins
What you need to know about SA's new HIV drug

What you need to know about SA's new HIV drug

The new medicine will be part of a three-in-one pill, but it might not be for everyone.
24.com
4mins
Foot And Nerve Care For Diabetics

Foot And Nerve Care For Diabetics

High blood sugar levels over time can affect the feet and nerves in diabetics. It is important to understand how this happens and what one can do to prevent such complications. These tips by Dr Sujeet Jha, Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and M...
NDTV
3mins
TENSE BODY SCULPTING

TENSE BODY SCULPTING

Witbesss Maswanganyi is passionate about keeping fit
24.com
1min
Before I die: a day with terminally ill patients

Before I die: a day with terminally ill patients

What does it feel like to know you're dying? In episode two of Death Land, Leah Green meets people who are facing up to the end of their lives.
The Guardian
14mins
How To Stay In Shape When You’re Busy

How To Stay In Shape When You’re Busy

It's no secret that exercising, sleeping, and healthy eating can help you be more positive, energetic, productive and creative.
Stringr
1min
Dental phobia - The expert's view

Dental phobia - The expert's view

In Good Shape talks to dentist Stephan Ziegler about oral hygiene, the causes of dental phobia and how it can be managed.
Deutsche Welle
9mins
Google’s Fitbit Acquisition And Privacy Concern

Google’s Fitbit Acquisition And Privacy Concern

Google’s announcement that it would acquire Fitbit for $2.1 billion has raised the public's privacy concern. Clip1-Shutterstock Clip2-Shutterstock Clip3-Stringr Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Shutterstock Clip7-Stringr Clip8-Stringr
Stringr
1min
What's the difference between a cold and the flu?

What's the difference between a cold and the flu?

Take a look at the difference between cold and flu symptoms and how to spot them both.
Oovvuu/PA Originals
1min
Vaping Illness Cases Rise To 2,172

Vaping Illness Cases Rise To 2,172

U.S. health officials recently reported 2,172 confirmed cases and three more deaths from a respiratory illness linked to vaping.
Stringr
1min
Why A Sudden Temperature Drop Can Make You Sick

Why A Sudden Temperature Drop Can Make You Sick

Researchers have linked a quick drop in temperature to a higher chance of getting sick. Clip1-Stringr Clip2-Stringr Clip3-Shutterstock Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Shutterstock Clip7-Google fair use Clip8-Stringr
Stringr
1min
Beto Perez, Creator Of Zumba, On NDTV

Beto Perez, Creator Of Zumba, On NDTV

Zumba as a fitness regimen has gained immense popularity in India over the last few years. Ahead of a masterclass in Pune, the creator of Zumba, Beto Perez, spoke to NDTV on the future of Zumba in India and how he makes it happen. While collaborat...
NDTV
3mins
Can Diabetics Have Jaggery?

Can Diabetics Have Jaggery?

Diabetics know they shouldn't consume sugar but a lot of people are confused about whether or not they should have jaggery. Dr Sujeet Jha, Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Max Healthcare, sheds light on this.
NDTV
1min
How To Shed Belly Weight Fast

How To Shed Belly Weight Fast

The proven best ways to shed belly fat is a calorie deficit and healthy eating.
Stringr
1min
CDC Urges Flu Vaccine

CDC Urges Flu Vaccine

While the current flu season appears to be mild, the CDC is still urging people to get their flu vaccination.
Stringr
1min
Cholesterol And Heart Attacks On The Decline

Cholesterol And Heart Attacks On The Decline

Cholesterol and heart attacks across the country are both down since 2013 due to improved medical advice.
Stringr
1min
How Asthma Can Turn Deadly

How Asthma Can Turn Deadly

Asthma impacts millions of people in the U.S. but it can be deadly in some cases.
Stringr
1min
The people on a mission to live for ever

The people on a mission to live for ever

What if you could cheat death and live for ever? To people in the radical life extension movement, immortality is a real possibility.
The Guardian
14mins
Long-Haul Flight Hacks

Long-Haul Flight Hacks

Traveling to see the world or going on vacation is what almost everyone looks forward to, but getting there is often the hardest part.
Stringr
1min
Lack Of Sunlight Impacts Your Brain

Lack Of Sunlight Impacts Your Brain

When the clocks go backward and the days get shorter, many suffer from seasonal depression due to the lack of sunlight their brains get.
Stringr
1min
The Real Reason Why We Self-Sabotage

The Real Reason Why We Self-Sabotage

Self-sabotage like procrastination, drugs and alcohol often get in the way of success, yet many continue with their ways.
Stringr
1min
E-Cigarettes May be More Harmful to Your Health Than Regular Cigarettes

E-Cigarettes May be More Harmful to Your Health Than Regular Cigarettes

According to recent studies, blood flow and cholesterol could be impacted more from the devices.
Cover Media
2mins
Sponsored: Better Health With Better Eye Care

Sponsored: Better Health With Better Eye Care

According to the first world report on vision issues by the World Health Organization more than one billion people worldwide are living with with vision impairment because they do not get the care they need for conditions like short and far sighte...
NDTV
20mins
Omega-3 Doesn't Improve Mental Health

Omega-3 Doesn't Improve Mental Health

It was previously thought that consuming Omega-3 fats would help relieve anxiety and other mental illnesses, but researchers have found no serious connection.
Stringr
1min
Smoking May Double Risk Of Schizophrenia

Smoking May Double Risk Of Schizophrenia

Smoking reduces the chemical releases of serotonin and dopamine, increasing people's risk for schizophrenia.
Stringr
1min
5 Lifestyle Changes To Help Alzheimer's Patients

5 Lifestyle Changes To Help Alzheimer's Patients

Learning and keeping the mind active have been found to be the most important factor when it comes to keeping the mind sharp and helping patients with Alzheimers.
Stringr
1min
Why Perfectionism Can Cause Depression

Why Perfectionism Can Cause Depression

Newer generations have been found to be the worst type of perfectionist because of social media standards.
Stringr
1min
Smoking vs vaping: Which one is worse?

Smoking vs vaping: Which one is worse?

Is vaping really safer than smoking? Take a look at what we really know about the recent craze some say could help you quit smoking — and what's behind the recent spate of vaping deaths abroad.
24.com
2mins
5 Nutrient-Dense Foods That Fit Your Budget

5 Nutrient-Dense Foods That Fit Your Budget

The American Heart Association recently found that about 95% of grocery shoppers wanted to seek out healthy options. Clip1-Shutterstock Clip2-Stringr Clip3-Stringr Clip4-Stringr Clip5-Shutterstock Clip6-Stringr Clip7-Stringr Clip8-Shutterstock
Stringr
1min
Google Health Is Finally Talking About Their Plan

Google Health Is Finally Talking About Their Plan

Doctor and CEO David Feinberg, who is leading the newly created Google Health division, is beginning to open up about his plans.
Stringr
1min
Meet Tilly Lockey, the amazing 14-year-old bionic girl

Meet Tilly Lockey, the amazing 14-year-old bionic girl

Tilly Lockey's state-of-the-art 3D-printed 'Hero Arms' were inspired by the sci-fi film, Alita: Battle Angel.
24.com
2mins
What’s The Difference Between Low Carb And Keto?

What’s The Difference Between Low Carb And Keto?

Keto and low-carb diets are often confused as the same thing. However, while the differences aren't many, they are significant.
Stringr
1min
5 Ways To Increase Your Productivity

5 Ways To Increase Your Productivity

There are plenty of ways to increase productivity from day to day, here are the top 5.
Stringr
1min
How To Help A Child With Anxiety

How To Help A Child With Anxiety

Spotting anxiety in young children is often difficult, but it is extremely important to keep an eye out for any symptoms.
Stringr
1min
New TB Vaccine Could Save Millions

New TB Vaccine Could Save Millions

With TB as the leading infectious cause of death around the world, researchers have found a new vaccine that could save millions.
Stringr
1min
Foods To Make Your Skin Glow

Foods To Make Your Skin Glow

Many people use a swath of skincare products daily to maintain a healthy exterior, but what you eat is even more important for your skin.
Stringr
1min
Sleep medicine - we speak to an expert

Sleep medicine - we speak to an expert

Sleeping badly over a long period of time can make you sick. What can we do if we have difficulties getting to sleep or staying asleep? We put that question to psychotherapist and sleep specialist Dr. Samia Little Elk.
Deutsche Welle
8mins
Easy And Effective Tips For Weight Loss

Easy And Effective Tips For Weight Loss

We know that both diet and exercise helps you lose weight but which is more important? Dr Ritika Samaddar from Max hospital tells us and shares some easy and effective tips for losing weight and maintaining it at a desired level.
NDTV
3mins
What Makes Soda So Addictive?

What Makes Soda So Addictive?

The combination of sugar and caffeine make soda devilishly delicious, but terrible for our health.
Stringr
1min
A Period Of Inactivity Can Damage Your Health

A Period Of Inactivity Can Damage Your Health

Research shows that as a society, we are not getting as much physical activity as we should. Clip1-Shutterstock Clip2-Shutterstock Clip3-Shutterstock Clip4-Shutterstock Clip5-Shutterstock Clip6-Stringr Clip7-Shutterstock Clip8-Shutterstock
Stringr
1min
5 Health Benefits Of Grapes

5 Health Benefits Of Grapes

Humans have been growing grapes as early as 6500 BC, and today they are enjoyed around the world in a variety of ways. Clip1-Stringr Clip2-Stringr Clip3-Stringr Clip4-Stringr Clip5-Stringr Clip6-Stringr Clip7-Stringr Clip8-Stringr
Stringr
1min
Sun Exposure Can Affect Your Microbiome

Sun Exposure Can Affect Your Microbiome

Brief exposure to the sun has a variety of benefits, like an increase in vitamin D levels. Recent research found exposure also causes an increase in gut bacteria.
Stringr
1min
Creature comforts: has the US's emotional support animal epidemic gone too far?

Creature comforts: has the US's emotional support animal epidemic gone too far?

Emotional support animals, or ESAs, have exploded across the US in recent years, with rising numbers of pet owners getting their animals certified online.
The Guardian
15mins
'We need free period products in schools – it's a human right'

'We need free period products in schools – it's a human right'

A teenager from London, Amika George campaigns against period poverty. One in 10 girls in the UK miss school because they cannot afford pads and tampons, and George describes the 'horrific' alternatives some are forced to use.
The Guardian
1min
Why can't I sleep? My mission to understand insomnia

Why can't I sleep? My mission to understand insomnia

Millions of people in the UK have trouble sleeping, and Guardian reporter Leah Green is one of them.
The Guardian
10mins