What will the world look like in 2050? Where will advancements in science, technology, engineering and mathematics lead us? In this entertaining and informative series, host Chuck Pell - artist, entrepreneur, TED Talker and futurist - takes us on a truly mind-bending journey in search of answers. Everything from the future of warfare to the future of our homes gets the Chuck Pell treatment in this series that covers a range of fascinating topics.
Explorer Levison Wood takes on a new expedition as he seeks to cross the mighty Cacuses mountain range which lies between Russia and Iran. Throughout the series, Levison looks to make his way across the range by any means necessary and travels with locals as well as experiencing how they live. The incredible 2,600-mile journey takes Levison through five countries, as he visits some of the most fascinating and diverse people’s on earth.
The Truth About strand continues throughout June as BBC Earth South Africa presents various editions of the scientific documentary series which tackles everyday issues that affect us all. Each episode features different presenters and experts in their respective fields, as they hope to find out the truth about looking good, calories, and much more.
BBC Earth seeks to inspire audiences by sharing the incredible wonders of our universe. The channel showcases the work of the world’s foremost factual film-makers and it seeks to take audiences on a thrilling journey of discovery. From the smallest creature under the microscope to the limitless expanses of space, BBC Earth brings viewers face-to-face with heart-pounding action, mind-blowing ideas and the wonder of being human.