Giving you one more reason to stay binge-watching while on quarantine, Netflix has uploaded a number of its original content to their YouTube channel, making it ready to watch completely for free. Quite a generous and bold move, with plans possibly to attract new subscriptions with free content, nevertheless, it’s a true gift for watchers who want to explore new shows and expand their favorites list.
Although big names like The Stranger Things or Tiger King aren’t on the list, it’s rather some of Netflix’s documentaries and educational programming are available. You can check out the full list of shows below.
Our Planet – Experience our planet’s natural beauty and examine how climate change impacts all living creatures in this ambitious documentary of spectacular scope.
Period. – In rural India, where the stigma of menstruation persists, women make low-cost sanitary pads on a new machine and stride toward financial independence.
Chasing Coral – Divers, scientists and photographers around the world mount an epic underwater campaign to document the disappearance of coral reefs.
13th – In this thought-provoking documentary, scholars, activists and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom.
Knock Down the House – Go behind the scenes as four determined women — including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — challenge big-money politicians in the 2018 race for Congress.
The White Helmets – As daily airstrikes pound civilian targets in Syria, a group of indomitable first responders risk their lives to rescue victims from the rubble.
Zion – Born without legs and stuck in foster care for years, teen Zion Clark finds his calling when he pursues competitive wrestling. A documentary short.
Explained – This enlightening series from Vox digs into a wide range of topics such as the rise of cryptocurrency, why diets fail, and the wild world of K-pop.
Abstract: The Art of Design – Step inside the minds of the most innovative designers in a variety of disciplines and learn how design impacts every aspect of life.
Babies – From nature to nurture, this docuseries explores the groundbreaking science that reveals how infants discover life during their very first year.