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Billie

James Erskine

In this documentary, discover the life of iconic blues artist Billie Holiday and find out where she gleaned inspiration from for her heartfelt lyrics through audio recordings of her, her colleagues, and her loved ones.

Biographies
Culture & Society
Arts & Design

Billie Eilish: The World's a Little Blurry

R.J Cutler

The World's a Little Blurry is a whistle-stop tour of the life of singer-songwriter Billie Eilish, documenting not only her rise to fame and production method, but also provides a glimpse into the familiar and relatable personal life of a modern teenager.

Biographies

Billion Dollar Whale

Tom Wright, Bradley Hope

Billion Dollar Whale tells the incredible story of Jho Low, a Malaysian man who committed one of the biggest heists of the century by defrauding a national investment fund.

Culture & Society
Money & Investing

Billionaires, Explained

Joe Posner, Ezra Klein

Billionaires, Explained is a wide-ranging examination of the billionaires in the world today: who they are, how they accumulate their wealth, and what they do with it.

Mind & Philosophy
Technology & the Future

Bioethics

I. Glenn Cohen, Harvard University

This course from Harvard University introduces the law and ethics surrounding reproductive technology and explores the moral implications of future genetic enhancements.

Mind & Philosophy
Science & Environment

Biological Psychology

Monash University, Matthew Mundy

This course from FutureLearn, in partnership with Monash University, explores the links between genetics, our nervous system, and human behavior.

Science & Environment

Biology of Bugs, Brains, and Beasts

University of York, Setareh Chong, Gavin Thomas, Rachel Hope

This course offered by the University of York and FutureLearn provides an overview of some of life's most critical biological processes, from microbes to the human brain and ecosystems.

Career & Success
Personal Growth
Education

Bird by Bird

Anne Lamott

Bird By Bird is Anne Lamott's guide to using the power of routine, being yourself, rolling with the punches, and many other principles to become a better writer.

Biographies
Arts & Design

Bird by Bird with Annie

Freida Lee Mock, Anne Lamott

This 1999 documentary showcases the life and work of novelist and memoirist Anne Lamott, offering valuable insights to anyone who aspires to be a writer.

Science & Environment

Birth of a Drug

The Open University

This course from The Open University uses a case study of doxazosin – a medicine used to treat high blood pressure – to explain how pharmaceutical scientists research and synthesize new medical drugs.

Personal Growth
Business
Technology & the Future

Bit Literacy

Mark Hurst

Bit Literacy shows you how to navigate the innumerable streams of digital information that flow towards us every single day and not become paralyzed or a slave to technology, thanks to a few simple systems to manage your media.

Parenting & Relationships

Bitch

Lucy Cooke

Celebrated zoologist Lucy Cooke explores the persisting myths surrounding females in the natural world.

Money & Investing
Business
Leadership & Entrepreneurship

Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Trading 2022

Suppoman ™

Cryptocurrency trader and educator Suppoman leads this course on how to make short-term profit from cryptocurrency.

Technology & the Future
Money & Investing

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

Rustie Lin, Mengyi Wang, The University of California, Berkeley

While Bitcoin is the most famous and established form of cryptocurrency, it is not the full story. This course from The University of California Berkeley delves into the rise of the cryptocurrency movement, the mechanics of Bitcoin, and emerging alternative networks.

Biographies
Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Money & Investing

Bitcoin Billionaires

Ben Mezrich

Bitcoin Billionaires is a captivating redemption story of how Bitcoin pioneers, the Winklevoss twins, flipped a humiliating legal settlement into billions of dollars.

Business
Money & Investing

Bitcoin Widow

Jennifer Robertson, Stephen Kimber

This memoir details Jennifer Robertson's relationship with Gerry Cotten, founder of cryptocurrency exchange Quadriga and the center of a $250 million investment scandal.

Money & Investing
Technology & the Future

Bitcoin: The Future of Money?

The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast, John Vallis, Richard James, Gigi Der, Robert Breedlove, Jordan B. Peterson

Renowned clinical psychologist and author Jordan B. Peterson hosts a roundtable with four experts on Bitcoin to discuss the digital currency's revolutionary economic, technological, and social potential.

Mind & Philosophy

Bittersweet

Susan Cain

In a culture obsessed with happiness, author Susan Cain makes a case for bittersweetness – an attitude that honors our sadness and desire – as the pathway to creative and spiritual wholeness.

Culture & Society

Black Axe: Nigeria's Deadliest Cult

BBC Africa, Gbolahan Peter Macjob

This BBC Africa documentary is an on-the-ground account of the emergence of violent cultism in Nigeria.

Leadership & Entrepreneurship
Personal Growth
Business

Black Box Thinking

Matthew Syed

All paths to success stem from failure. This book teaches how to accept your mistakes, approach setbacks with courage, and build your own 'black box' from the lessons that failure gives you.

Culture & Society

Black Flags

Joby Warrick

Black Flags is a gripping account of the rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, one of the world's deadliest terrorist groups.

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