angkor wat

Building Angkor Wat

Situated deep in the Cambodian jungle, the majestic temple of Angkor Wat was designed to honour the Hindu god Vishnu and took over 30 years to build. (50 min)


Steve Jobs – Billion Dollar Hippy

Broadly considered a brand that inspires fervour and defines cool consumerism, Apple has become one of the biggest corporations in the world, fuelled by game-changing products that tap into modern desires. Its leader, Steve...

dengue fever

Dengue Fever – Seeing Hands Live

From the melting pot of Los Angeles CA comes Dengue Fever, an alternative rock band with a Cambodia lead singer performing “Seeing Hands” Live on Later… with Jools Holland. (4 min)


PBS NOVA: Making Stuff: Smaller

David Pogue discovers how the world’s smallest materials are changing our lives. In the electronics world, the key to making stuff better is making them stuff smaller. Some materials can replace machines, opening the...

Vincent Fournier

Picture Perfect: Vincent Fournier

VBS visits Vincent Fournier in Paris to discuss his distinct style that merges fantasy with reality in photographs of rockets, otherworldly landscapes, research facilities and cosmonauts. VBS then travels with Fournier to the NASA...


Ancient Kingdoms of Africa – Nubia

Gus Casely-Hayford traces the origins of Nubia, a fascinating kingdom that dominated the eastern Sahara for thousands of years, as far back as 10,000 BC. He explores how Nubia developed and what happened to...


Picture Perfect: Stefan Ruiz

VBS goes on assignment to Monterrey, Mexico with portrait photographer Stefan Ruiz to document the “Cholombiano” street culture of sticky sideburns and stoner cumbia jams in the first episode of the new VBS series...