The Human Body

The Human Body

Detailed insight into various functionings of the human body.

Episode Guide

  • The Human Body - The Making Of: The Human Body (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Making Of: The Human Body

    Demonstrating how specialist cameramen filmed extraordinary sequences inside the human body.

  • The Human Body - The End of Life (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The End of Life

    Cameras see inside a heart as it undergoes cardiac arrest; a patient who appears to die briefly during a routine heart bypass surgery.

  • The Human Body - As Time Goes By (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    As Time Goes By

    Aging processes cause declines in physical, sensual and intellectual capacities.

  • The Human Body - Brain Power (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Brain Power

    A state-of-the-art medical scanner views the inside of Professor Winston's brain as he listens to music.

  • The Human Body - Raging Teens (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Raging Teens

    Puberty and adolescence transform children into adults ready for life on their own.

  • The Human Body - First Steps (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    First Steps

    The first four years of life see miraculous changes and growth.

  • The Human Body - An Every Day Miracle (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    An Every Day Miracle

    Two couples' experiences illustrate pregnancy and birth.

  • The Human Body - Life Story (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Life Story

    Robert Winston examines the complexity of human life cycles.