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'A Cruel Kindness' begins in a playground, comparing two children on the verge of obesity.

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'Anticipation' is a phenomenon in certain genetic disorders where symptoms occur at progressively earlier stages.

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Richard Boyce is a performance artist, who performs in nightclubs and on the cabaret circuit under the name Dickie Beau.

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A range of clips exemplify some of the best neuroscience research and brain-themed public engagement works supported by the Wellcome Trust.

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A dangerous journey to the beginning of life.

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Alletoy, a professional midwife, discusses the use of baby identification kits, and how blind mothers 'see' their children.

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The dramatic rise in childhood obesity levels has been a significant cause for concern in recent years.

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'He's digging his own grave with his knife and fork'.

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The horror of the First World War's trenches and mud are well-known.

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This short silent film about the muscles begins with a butcher slicing into a joint.

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'Narrative Remains' is a collaboration between artist and writer Karen Ingham and the Hunterian Museum.

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A Scot who travelled throughout the Far East, photographing everyday life.

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