Cheer – This six-part docuseries follows the nationally ranked 40-member Navarro College Cheer Team from Corsicana, TX, as they prepare to compete in the National Cheerleading Championship held annually in Daytona, Florida. Why does this series have a cult following? Because Coach Monica Aldama is tough AF, the stories of the cheerleaders on the team will make cry, and — most stressful of all — there are only 20 spots available on the mat.
Watch “Cheer” on Netflix.
Night on Earth – In this six-part nature docuseries narrated by “The Handmaid’s Tale” actress Samira Wiley, cameras that are extra sensitive to moonlight document the behavior of nocturnal creatures after the sun sets.
Watch “Night on Earth” on Netflix.
Nisman: The Prosecutor, the President, and the Spy – This six-part docuseries investigates the suspicious death of Alberto Nisman, an Argentinian lawyer who accused that country’s president of corruption after investigating a 1994 car bombing of a Jewish center that killed 85 people in Buenos Aires.
Watch “Nisman: The Prosecutor, the President, and the Spy” on Netflix.
Pandemic: How to Prevent an Outbreak – This stunningly prescient six-part docuseries introduces the scientists taking on influenza and details their efforts in stopping the next global outbreak — while also fighting underfunding in research and health care, anti-vaxxers, misinformation, and political red tape.
Watch “Pandemic: How to Prevent an Outbreak” on Netflix.
Sex, Explained – Various topics around the subject of sex are explored in this five-part docuseries produced by Vox. Topics include sexual fantasies, attraction, birth control, fertility, and childbirth.
Watch “Sex, Explained” on Netflix.
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