Director Christina Bavetta shares a behind the camera look at how she created this docuseries including why this topic was so important to her and what she hopes people take away from it.
Sitdown with the Director
We asked these fans of the book Wonder to share how the book inspired them to be kind.
Inspired to Be Kind
Laura brings you a behind the scenes look at the making of The Power of Kindness. She shares her favorite moments, surprising things she learned and why kindness is important to her.
The Making of with Laura Ling
Enlisting the help of world-renowned experts, Laura Ling investigates the benefits of kindness, diving into moving stories and participating in ground-breaking research that shows how compassionate feelings can have positive effects on our health
What are the Benefits of Kindness?
Laura Ling turns to R.J. Palacio, author of "Wonder", to explore if kindness is contagious. Tales of a generous police officer, a kind commuter, and an altruistic business owner round out how kind acts spread between people… and go viral.
Is Kindness Contagious?
Laura Ling shares a conversation with kids, examines real-life stories, and turns to experts to unravel the origins of kindness. But her investigation takes a moving turn when she sits down with two boys who were bonded forever after a kind act.
Why Are We Kind?
SCAM SCHOOL host Brian Brushwood shows you how to perform simple and very cool looking tricks with just a few rubber bands.
Tricks with Rubber Bands
He's back! Enjoy this extended look at Jesse James: Outlaw Garage.
Jesse James: Outlaw Garage
What defines a sexy walk? See how men and women change their gait when they think eyes are watching.
Science of Sex Appeal: A Sexy Walk
Mark Allen Johnson gets a firsthand look at a rural Tennessee meth lab and some of the household items used to cook meth.
American Underworld: Shake 'n' Bake Meth
Photojournalist Mark Allen Johnson takes us on a journey into the heart of America's illegal drug industry.
Into the Underworld
Testosterone and dopamine drive sexual behavior. What's the difference? Find out in Discovery Channel's "The Science of Sex Appeal."
Science of Sex Appeal: Testosterone vs. Dopamine
Mount Kilauea, the most active volcano on Earth, constantly releases molten lava into the nearby water. Watch the shocking event unfold in this slow-motion footage!
Raging Planet: The Most Active Volcano on Earth
Does a regular butter knife have the gumption to split a bullet in half?
Butterknife Split A Bullet?
In the past 300 years, 16 villages have been destroyed by the molten hot lava pouring out of Mount Etna. What will the unpredictable volcano do next?
Raging Planet: Monster Volcano
A former Berkeley professor, Ted Kacynski, submits a 35,000-word manifesto, published in both The Washington Post and the New York Times.