When their two-year-old son Oskar is diagnosed with autism, this busy family of seven drops everything for a year to focus on his therapy. As they strive to connect with him, they confront a critical question: does accepting Oskar mean accepting his autism?
When a brutal crime is committed, who is ultimately to blame? My Brain Made Me Do It explores the biology of the brain and why some people can’t stop themselves from committing harmful or criminal acts.
The Curious Case of Vitamins and Me is a fun and informative deep dive into the science of vitamins and supplements. Are they necessary for optimal health and wellness? Award-winning filmmaker and health fanatic Bryce Sage goes on a mission to find out.
Decoding Desire challenges everything you thought you knew about sex and desire. By exploring research on animals, scientists are unraveling the mysteries of intimacy and how sexual diversity and the experience of pleasure itself may be the key to species survival.
Ticked Off: The Mystery of Lyme Disease is an eye-opening documentary that explores how climate change is rapidly moving this mysterious tick-borne illness into new territories and how it is often misdiagnosed and mistreated.
Smoking, overeating, shopping…Are we Slaves to Habit? The brain may be willing, but the body can be weak. Take an in-depth look at bad habits, the behavior that surrounds them, and the startling new science on the interaction between brain chemistry, habit and self-control.
Forget everything you think you know about teenagers. Surviving:) The Teenage Brain is a fun, cutting edge look at the science behind those turbulent years. New theories help explain why teens do what they do and how the teenage years are essential to the survival of our species.
Science of the Senses is a detailed and insightful two-part documentary series that explores the complex, delicate and richly textured interface between our inner selves and the outer world and explains the latest neuroscience behind the “experience” of sight, smell, touch and hearing.