National Geographic Channel
After 125 years of exploration, National Geographic continues to bring back stories about the most thrilling events happening all over the world. And we haven’t finished yet, with our unparalleled reputation for visually exciting and compelling storytelling, National Geographic is the undisputed home of smart, relevant and inspiring factual entertainment about life, the universe and everything in between.
In each episode of Scrapyard Supercar, two amateur mechanic teams face a challenging engineering task. They have to build a working car, built from scrap metal and old parts found in the scrapyard, under a deadline. The teams finished vehicles then head to the racetrack where they compete in a number of challenges to see which performs best against a supercar.
In 2017, the Cassini spacecraft plunged to its death in the atmosphere of Saturn. Since then, scientists have analysed the data from its final 22 orbits and come to some startling new conclusions. Though the rings have been long thought to be as old as the planet itself, new data reveals they are actually relatively young, and they are disappearing.
Europa - An icy moon of Jupiter 485 million miles away from Earth - May be our best hope for finding alien life in our solar system. Today, an innovative class of explorers and scientists are planning a trip to Europa to answer the question - could there be life?
With an interview with Apollo 8 astronaut Bill Anders who took the historic Earthrise photograph, this stunning, archive-driven documentary tells the incredible story of Apollo 8 and the environmental campaign that followed.
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