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Explained

A documentary series that looks to explore the big questions of today.

Genre: Documentary

Director: Joe Posner , Ezra Klein

Country: USA

Duration: 18 min

Quality: HD

Release: 2018

IMDb: 7.9

Season 1 - Explained
2018-05-23
"Cory Booker and others discuss how slavery, housing discrimination and centuries of inequality have compounded to create a racial wealth gap."
2018-05-23
"Scientific feat or terrifying social experiment? Specialists in the field discuss the high stakes and ethical controversies of gene editing."
2018-05-23
"What do biology, human history and the promiscuity of bonobos reveal about monogamy? Experts and everyday couples weigh in on shifting cultural norms."
2018-05-30
"Elaborate music videos, adoring fans, killer choreography. Learn about the global music phenomenon from South Korea that goes beyond \"Gangnam Style.\""
2018-06-06
"Cryptocurrency has made people billionaires, but is digital cash the next revolution? Learn about this anonymous currency and how it's coveted."
2018-06-13
"Atkins. Paleo. Keto. Do any work in the long term? Experts look at marketing, food environments and genes to explain why diets are often unsuccessful."
2018-06-20
"Does the stock market accurately reflect the status of the economy? Finance specialists discuss market history, valuations and CEO incentives."
2018-06-27
"Is fake violence a sport? Fans, shoutcasters, and eSports icons break down today's video games and the explosive popularity of competitive gaming."
2018-07-04
"Despite decades of searching, we have yet to discover extraterrestrial life. Scientists discuss the reasons, including: Are aliens just too snobby?"
2018-07-11
"Do we overuse exclamation points!? Linguists and copy editors look at how the punctuation has adapted across history, literature and internet-speak."
2018-07-18
"Cricket experts look at how the confusing sport became so popular and discuss its evolution in becoming more accessible entertaining and profitable."
2018-07-25
"Marijuana experts discuss the rise of potent \"sexually frustrated\" cannabis plants, the quests for consistency in weed strains and the history of hemp."
2018-08-01
"They've been used to command respect, punish criminals and mark achievements. Tattooists speak about the origins of tattoo traditions and rituals."
2018-08-08
"Do zodiac signs prescribe your fate? Or do horoscopes' accuracy lie in the placebo effect? Take a look at the science, history and lure of astrology."
2018-08-15
"Can we uncover the secrets to extending the human lifespan? Experts discuss how developments in science -- even the French lilac -- hold some clues."
2018-08-22
"The female orgasm is more elusive when a man is involved. Discover the reasons why and how women are embracing hands on solutions."
2018-08-29
"Political correctness can sometimes feel like a tug-of-war between inclusivity and free speech. Experts discuss the concepts behind the fraught term."
2018-09-05
"Hillary Clinton and Anne-Marie Slaughter discuss the cultural norms at the center of the worldwide gender pay gap, including the \"motherhood penalty.\""
2018-09-12
"The global water crisis is at an inflection point. How do we price our most valuable resource, while also ensuring access to it as a human right?"
2018-09-19
"When does sound become music? Why are humans so uniquely able to master musicality? Researchers talk rhythm, octaves and the magic of song and dance."
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