Countdown To Life: The Extraordinary Making Of You


Season 1, Episode 2 (Against The Odds)

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Michael Mosley recounts our middle weeks in the womb. At 8 weeks we all look the same, but in the next stage of development a series of transformations make each of us unique.
Episodes 2016

Season 1, Episode 3 (The Final Push)

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Michael Mosley charts the final weeks in the womb when cartilage hardens to form the skeleton. The brain is developing rapidly, laying the foundations for memory. (Final)

Season 1, Episode 1 (The First Eight Weeks)

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Michael Mosley tells the story of our first eight weeks in the womb - when everything about who we are hangs in the balance, when our heart takes its first beat & the length of our lives could be decided.