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We’ve also recently won a Webby Award.
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Data-driven video

Shaping the future of video storytelling with data-science

Today’s audiences are online, on smartphones, and they aren’t using a TV guide to find the good stuff anymore, they’re getting content suggested by highly sophisticated algorithms. Such new video watch experiences and ways of content discovery require new kinds of storytelling, content formats and production workflows. Underknown web series are grounded in data-science and tailored to this new platform-centric world.

Social Short-Docs

Engaging millennials about science and the humanities on social media since 2017.

Underknown presents a variety of short-doc series that search for the underlying truth of how our world operates and how it came to be. Our shows take you to the frontiers of science, tell the greatest stories from history and make the most complex ideas and theories entertaining and accessible. Underknown takes you beyond the familiar to explore, question and marvel at the magnificent vagaries of life on Earth and the Universe and ponder our best hopes for our planet, our lives, our children and our future.

450M

minutes of video watched every month on average across all of our video channels and platforms.

35M

followers on 25 monetized video channels on Youtube, Snapchat & Facebook in 9 languages.

120M

Facebook engagements (comments, shares, reactions)

5 Billion

video views across all platforms in 2020
Data-driven video

Shaping the future

of video storytelling

with data-science.

Today’s audiences are online, on smartphones and they aren’t using a TV Guide to find the good stuff anymore; they’re getting content suggested by highly sophisticated algorithms. Such new video watch experiences and ways of content discovery require new kinds of storytelling, content formats and production workflows. Underknown web series are grounded in data-science and tailored to this new platform-centric world.

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