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Being Human Season explores what it means to be human, how we might improve the way we live, and what the future could hold for civilisation, in a series of eye-opening programmes.

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About the season

Meet the Humans 7.35pm Hosted by Dr Michael Mosley, this bold series puts human behaviour under the microscope. A country home is rigged with surveillance cameras and follows a group of unwitting test subjects. From a secret surveillance room, expert analysts providing understanding to human decisions.

World's Most Extraordinary People 8.30pm How might rare medical conditions be a force for good? The series reveals the extraordinary people who are helping scientists make medical breakthroughs.

Future Human: AI 9.35pm What do developments in AI hold for mankind’s future? Humanity is on the brink of a technological revolution which have never been seen before. AI has the potential to change our lives in unimaginable ways. From self-driving cars to robot doctors this series uncovers what the future looks like for humans.

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Episode 2, Series 1

Monday December 16 at 1:35pm

Future Human Ai

Episode 3, Series 1

Tuesday December 17 at 1:35pm

Future Human Ai

Episode 1, Series 1

Tuesday December 17 at 9:25pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 1, Series 1

Wednesday December 18 at 4:05am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 1, Series 1

Wednesday December 18 at 9:15am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 1, Series 1

Wednesday December 18 at 1:25pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 2, Series 1

Thursday December 19 at 1:30pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 1, Series 1

Friday December 20 at 4:45am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 3, Series 1

Friday December 20 at 1:25pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 2, Series 1

Sunday December 22 at 5:15am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 3, Series 1

Monday December 23 at 5:20am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 4, Series 1

Monday December 23 at 1:35pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 5, Series 1

Tuesday December 24 at 1:10pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 2, Series 1

Tuesday December 24 at 9:25pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 2, Series 1

Wednesday December 25 at 2:35am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 2, Series 1

Wednesday December 25 at 10:10am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 6, Series 1

Wednesday December 25 at 12:45pm

Discovery

Episode 6 | Series 1

This episode, Surgeon Gabriel Weston meets a toddler whose bones were repaired before he was born and a man who can taste words.

Episode 6, Series 1

Monday December 30 at 4:30am

Discovery

Episode 6 | Series 1

This episode, Surgeon Gabriel Weston meets a toddler whose bones were repaired before he was born and a man who can taste words.

Episode 3, Series 1

Tuesday December 31 at 9:25pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 3, Series 1

Wednesday January 1 at 4:25am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 3, Series 1

Wednesday January 1 at 9:40am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 4, Series 1

Tuesday January 7 at 9:30pm

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 4, Series 1

Wednesday January 8 at 2:45am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

Episode 4, Series 1

Wednesday January 8 at 9:40am

The World's Most Extraordinary People

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