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The natural world is full of strange science and bizarre connections. This series navigates the weird and wonderful, offering a refreshing and very different take on our planet.

With the help of leading scientists, engaging contributors and stunning experiments, this series opens up the secrets behind bizarre science, animal oddities, crazy weather, medical marvels and remarkable natural phenomena.

A fascinating journey to discover the answers to some of the strangest questions on the planet

A fascinating journey to discover the answers to some of the strangest questions on the planet

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Episode 4, Series 1

Wednesday April 24 at 9:30pm

Weird Wonders Of The World

Episode 4 | Series 1

Featuring a whirlwind wedding ceremony, some exploding rocks, and a woman whose twin was discovered inside her brain.

Episode 4, Series 1

Thursday April 25 at 2:15am

Weird Wonders Of The World

Episode 4 | Series 1

Featuring a whirlwind wedding ceremony, some exploding rocks, and a woman whose twin was discovered inside her brain.

Episode 5, Series 1

Wednesday May 1 at 10:00pm

Weird Wonders Of The World

Episode 5 | Series 1

A look at how deadly poisonous frogs can help people save lives; why people see faces in nearly everything, from clouds to burnt toast; and how one woman's pants spontaneously burst…

Episode 5, Series 1

Thursday May 2 at 4:00am

Weird Wonders Of The World

Episode 5 | Series 1

A look at how deadly poisonous frogs can help people save lives; why people see faces in nearly everything, from clouds to burnt toast; and how one woman's pants spontaneously burst…

Episode 6, Series 1

Wednesday May 8 at 9:30pm

Weird Wonders Of The World

Episode 6 | Series 1

What causes a mysterious glacier to bleed red? How did an electrician get tattooed by a lightning bolt? And what is the story of the man who has a tooth for an eye?

Episode 6, Series 1

Thursday May 9 at 3:20am

Weird Wonders Of The World

Episode 6 | Series 1

What causes a mysterious glacier to bleed red? How did an electrician get tattooed by a lightning bolt? And what is the story of the man who has a tooth for an eye?

Episode 7, Series 1

Wednesday May 15 at 9:30pm

Weird Wonders Of The World

Episode 7 | Series 1

Featuring the oversized rats who save human lives by sniffing out landmines, as well as one very odd-looking, living rock and a flame frilled 'firenado'.

Episode 7, Series 1

Thursday May 16 at 3:30am

Weird Wonders Of The World

Episode 7 | Series 1

Featuring the oversized rats who save human lives by sniffing out landmines, as well as one very odd-looking, living rock and a flame frilled 'firenado'.

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