May 22, 2011, the costliest tornado in American history struck Missouri. carving a mile-wide swathe of destruction. Scientists descended on the city to find out what made this tornado so destructive.
Since its launch, the Hubble Telescope has returned images of unprecedented beauty of a dynamic and changing universe. By looking closely at these images, Hubble’s Enduring Legacy reveals the findings of astronomers over its remarkable history.
The Cholesterol Question features the world’s leading scientific authorities who reveal the latest insights and dispel age-old myths. This is essential science at its most gripping.
It used to be just for kids, but not anymore. ADHD: Not Just For Kids dispels the myths about this neurobiological syndrome that children and adults often live with unrecognised for years.
Sleep has long been regarded as nothing more than a way to charge our batteries. But what if it can control our weight, allow us to make memories, and help us to fight off diseases like Alzheimer’s?
She was born into Hollywood royalty – the daughter of Vincente Minnelli and Judy Garland, but life for Liza has not been easy. Nonetheless Liza’s talent as a performer has always shone through.
This shy, Brooklyn boy became the biggest selling recording artist with 10 number one singles in the Billboard charts. His millions of enthusiastic fans have remained loyal over the decades and his live shows still sell out around the world.
Joan was a serious drama student until a movie studio offered her thousands to become a starlet and she never looked back. At 40 she became an international icon playing cougar and uber-bitch Alexis Colby on top soap Dynasty.
Fata and Yankuba are two young Gambians with ambitious dreams, who fled dictatorship and poverty and landed in Naples.
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Arnold’s is a classic rags-to-riches story, the American dream come true. Brought up in a poor family in Austria, he became a champion body-builder and Mr Universe. It gave him a ticket to America where he starred in a movie and married a Kennedy.