Explorations (TV series)
|Explorations powered by Duracell|
|Format||Scientific method - Documentary|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom
|No. of seasons||2|
|No. of episodes||(List of episodes)|
|Running time||53 minutes|
|Original channel||National Geographic Channel
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)|
|Original run||September 2003 – September 2004|
|BBC World on Explorations Website|
Three series have been broadcast.
Series 1 - 6 x 1hr, Series 2 - 13 x 1/2hr, Series 3 - 13 x 1/2hr.
It is an example of "advertiser funded programming", where Duracell fund the cost of production of the series, produced by Broadcast Marketing Ltd, London. Executive Producers for Broadcast Marketing, Bill Orde and Peter Telford.
- How food changes the chemistry of the brain, affecting one's mood and ability to achieve. (Mood Food)
- The factors that cause attraction - Body shape, symmetry of a person's face and movement of a person. (First Impressions)
- How short-term stress can save one's life, and how long-term stress can be a slow and potential killer. (Stressed)
- The origins of phobia, how people react when they confront[disambiguation needed] their fears head-on. (Primal Fear)
The first and the second series were broadcast on September 2003 and September 2004, respectively. The documentary is broadcast on the National Geographic Channel in the United States, BBC World, and cable/terrestrial channels elsewhere around the world. It is produced jointly by BBC Worldwide Ltd and Broadcast Marketing Ltd, United Kingdom.