Explainers Shows

Game Changers

Game Changers

An original documentary series providing a compelling look at the business leaders and entrepreneurs who climbed to the top and changed our world.
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Bloomberg
Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas

Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas

Hosted by David Westin, Jonathan Ferro and Alix Steel, Bloomberg's morning program brings viewers the latest in business and finance, providing unique, global insights into where industry and markets are headed.
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Bloomberg
Bloomberg Surveillance

Bloomberg Surveillance

Tom Keene in New York and Francine Lacqua in London prepare you for the day ahead with insights on the state of the markets and the world.
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Bloomberg

Explainers Episodes

The Top 10 Most Evil Leaders Throughout History

The Top 10 Most Evil Leaders Throughout History

Nero was Rome's most infamous emperor. He killed every member of his family, and *burned down Rome.*
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INSH
Total lunar eclipse

Total lunar eclipse

Videographic showing a total lunar eclipse. Short version. A total eclipse will take place on January 21
AFP
Lunar eclipse

Lunar eclipse

Videographic on a lunar eclipse. A total eclipse will take place on January 21.
AFP
The United Kingdom and its flag

The United Kingdom and its flag

Videographic on the Union Jack, the national flag of the United Kingdom. The world's fifth-largest economy is in political turmoil and grasping for solutions that could smooth its planned departure from the European Union after 46 years just 10 we...
AFP
Brexit - how Britain voted

Brexit - how Britain voted

Videographic showing how the four nations of the United Kingdom voted in the EU referendum in 2016. Britons who have changed their minds since voting to leave the European Union are among those uniting to call for another chance to reverse the dec...
AFP
Top 10 Abandoned Places in the World

Top 10 Abandoned Places in the World

Why can't we take our eyes off images of old buildings and decrepit interiors? Join urban explorer Bob Thissen on a tour around the world and explore the unbeaten path.
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INSH
Top 10 Strange Things People Used to Believe

Top 10 Strange Things People Used to Believe

Do you sleep with an open mouth?
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INSH
Global warming

Global warming

Videographic about global warming. As many as a million fish are believed to have died along the banks of a major river system in drought and heatwave-battered eastern Australia.
AFP
Climate change scenarios

Climate change scenarios

Videographic about climate change. As many as a million fish are believed to have died along the banks of a major river system in drought and heatwave-battered eastern Australia.
AFP
The border between N. Ireland and Ireland

The border between N. Ireland and Ireland

Videographic locating the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland. Britain's parliament has resoundingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal. Criticism of the deal was focused on an arrangement to keep open the border with Irelan...
AFP
Air pollution

Air pollution

Videographic on air pollution. Environment group Greenpeace has said Bangkok is currently the 10th most polluted in the world, rivalling some cities in China.
AFP
The Top 5 Best African Beers You'd Be Crazy Not To Try!

The Top 5 Best African Beers You'd Be Crazy Not To Try!

Some of the very best brews on the planet come straight out of Africa... We've taken on the task of compiling them all, and choosing only the very best beers for this top five list!
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The Top 5 Most Stunning & Secret Gardens Found In Africa!

The Top 5 Most Stunning & Secret Gardens Found In Africa!

There are hundreds of incredibly unique flora and fauna to be found in Africa... And where better to look than some of their most stunning gardens? Check out this top five list to find out the very best one!
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Artificial rain

Artificial rain

Videographic on artificial rain. Thailand is set to deploy rainmaking planes to seed clouds in an effort to tackle the pall of pollution that has shrouded the capital Bangkok in recent weeks.
AFP
Britain - EU relations

Britain - EU relations

Videographic examining Britain's troubled relationship with the European Union. The British parliament holds a historic vote Tuesday on the Brexit deal agreed with the EU and all sides are bracing for turmoil when the text is almost certainly reje...
AFP
The International Criminal Court

The International Criminal Court

Videographic on the International Criminal Court. The ICC on Tuesday acquitted former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo of all charges of crimes against humanity over post-electoral violence in the West African nation, and ordered his immediate...
AFP
Endocrine disruptors

Endocrine disruptors

Videographic presenting endocrine disruptors. Numerous studies have shown they can reduce human fertility, contribute to the explosion of diabetes and obesity, or even trigger certain hormone-dependent cancers.
AFP
National emergencies in the US

National emergencies in the US

US President Donald Trump recently threatened to declare a national emergency to build a wall along the border with Mexico. Here's what you need to know about national emergencies in the US in brief. #US #Mexico #NationalEmergency #Trump
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TRT World
Total lunar eclipse

Total lunar eclipse

Videographic showing a total lunar eclipse. Short version. A total eclipse will take place on January 21
AFP
Lunar eclipse

Lunar eclipse

Videographic on a lunar eclipse. A total eclipse will take place on January 21.
AFP
The importance of ice shelves

The importance of ice shelves

A study shows that Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets will continue to shrink this century, even if warming is limited to less than 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.
AFP
Melting ice caps

Melting ice caps

Videographic illustrating melting ice caps. The world's polar ice caps are shrinking as the climate warms, leading to rising sea levels.
AFP
Avalanches

Avalanches

Videographic illustrating how avalanches occur. Much of Austria was on maximum avalanche alert after exceptionally heavy snowfall left seven people dead.
AFP
Malaysia's monarchy explained

Malaysia's monarchy explained

Malaysia has a unique system of constitutional monarchy. Here's how the king is chosen.
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TRT World
Taiwan and China explained

Taiwan and China explained

Did you know there are two Chinas? The People's Republic of China and the Republic of China, more commonly called Taiwan. Here's their history, and a look at the complex relationship between them.
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TRT World
The Hubble telescope, a window on the universe

The Hubble telescope, a window on the universe

Videographic examining the work of the Hubble telescope, which has been sending back extraordinary images of the universe since 1990.
AFP
Interest rates

Interest rates

Videographic explaining the role of interest rates in economies around the world and their effect on ordinary people. US central bankers "can afford to be patient" before raising interest rates again, given low inflation and uncertainty about the ...
AFP
DNA

DNA

Videographic on DNA. Police in the US have asked football star Cristiano Ronaldo to submit a DNA sample as part of their investigation into an accusation of rape made against him.
AFP
The Titanic is Disappearing

The Titanic is Disappearing

#TIL that the wreck of the Titanic is being eaten and may soon vanish.
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INSH
Pyramids Like You've Never Seen Them Before

Pyramids Like You've Never Seen Them Before

Ever seen the Pyramids of Giza like this before?
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INSH
The US-Mexico border

The US-Mexico border

Videographic map of the border between the US and Mexico. A row between Donald Trump and Congress over the president's demand for a wall between the two countries has resulted in a partial government shutdown that has lasted nearly three weeks.
AFP
Why Mormons Love Jell-O

Why Mormons Love Jell-O

Why do Mormons love Jell-O?
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INSH
Interest rates

Interest rates

Videographic on interest rates. The World Bank says a global slowdown is beginning as government and corporate debt rise and mounting interest rates increase borrowing costs.
AFP
The Top 10 Wacky Wines From Around the World

The Top 10 Wacky Wines From Around the World

Fancy a glass of wine that comes with added bite?
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INSH
The Night That Dublin's Streets Were Streams of Whiskey

The Night That Dublin's Streets Were Streams of Whiskey

Some used pots, pans, even their own boots as vessels to scoop up the booze.
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INSH
The True Story of Winnie the Pooh

The True Story of Winnie the Pooh

This is the story of "Winnipeg", the bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh
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INSH
India-Pakistan water dispute explained

India-Pakistan water dispute explained

India-Pakistan water dispute explained
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TRT World
Brain trauma in sport

Brain trauma in sport

Videographic on brain trauma and concussion. France's sports minister has called on rugby authorites to make the game safer after the death of another young French player injured during a game.
AFP
Connected wearables

Connected wearables

With the rise of connected technology, even our clothes can monitor our lifestyles. The 2019 Consumer Electronics Show is underway in Las Vegas.
AFP
Rugby injuries

Rugby injuries

Videographic illustrating common rugby injuries. French rugby was left mourning the death of a 23-year-old student on Monday, the fourth young player to have died in eight months.
AFP
Tennis - how surfaces affect play

Tennis - how surfaces affect play

Videographic on the different tennis court surfaces and how they affect play. The Australian Open begins on Monday.
AFP
Greeks Invented the World's First Computer - 2000 Years Ago

Greeks Invented the World's First Computer - 2000 Years Ago

The world's first analog computer is more than 2,000 years old.
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INSH
The Top 10 Underknown Amsterdam Facts

The Top 10 Underknown Amsterdam Facts

Why are houses in Amsterdam so narrow?
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INSH
Facial recognition: what's in a face?

Facial recognition: what's in a face?

Videographic on facial recognition. The technique, which is already being used on many smartphones, will be incorporated into vehicles, doorbells and security systems as part of efforts to increase personalization and improve security.
AFP
The connected home

The connected home

Videograhic on the connected home. Data protection scandals have become an issue for tech manufacturers at the annual tech show in Las Vegas. In many cases they are looking to make their own point about respect for privacy.
AFP
Hacking

Hacking

Videography on hacking. Private data stolen from hundreds of German politicians, including Chancellor Angela Merkel, have been released online, the government said Friday.
AFP