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March 2015

S1 Ep3 - Stay Awake

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Stay Awake - Michael Mosley tests the extraordinary claim that we might only need a few hours of sleep - if that - each night. Having given up the medical profession because of his inability to function without sleep, Michael wants to see if there really is a way to stay awake. In his attempts to forego sleep for as long as possible, he gets help from the world record-breaker for staying awake, and meets a professor depriving human guinea pigs of sleep. (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Final...

S1 Ep2 - Live Forever

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Live Forever - Can cutting-edge science make you more intelligent, live for longer, function without sleep? In short, improve your life? In a funny and thought-provoking program, journalist Michael Mosley wants to find out if he can live forever. He embarks on a calorie restricted diet, injects himself with testosterone and visits a life-extension house, all with the aim of seeing if any modern elixirs of youth actually work. (From the UK) (Documentary Series) (Part 2 of 3) (Rpt) PG CC

S1 Ep1 - Smart

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Smart - Can cutting edge science make you more intelligent, live for longer, function without sleep, in short, improve your life? In this three-part series, Michael Mosley goes on a scientific journey of discovery to see if science really can improve his life. From trying to improve his IQ to gain a place at Mensa, to living a 24 hour lifestyle, Michael's journey sees him play video games, go without sleep and use his own cells in experiments, all in the name of science. (From the UK) (Document...