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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 5, Series 1

Tuesday January 21 at 4:40am

Culture Of Fear

Episode 5 | Series 1

Fear is one of our most basic human emotions. Dr. Michael Mosley explores the biology of fear and anxiety in the modern world.

Episode 2, Series 1

Wednesday January 22 at 5:50am

Basic Instincts

Episode 2 | Series 1

In today's world, looks count, especially with the popularity of social media. In this episode, Dr Michael Mosley invites 10 singletons to the country house, on a dating weekend with…

Episode 5, Series 1

Monday January 27 at 3:45am

Culture Of Fear

Episode 5 | Series 1

Fear is one of our most basic human emotions. Dr. Michael Mosley explores the biology of fear and anxiety in the modern world.

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