This Newsy documentary series delivers immersive and powerful storytelling, with a different reporter diving deep into a different topic each week. From innovative projects to counter climate risks to unlikely viral TikTok stars to the underworld of illegal art trafficking, In Real Life takes viewers off the grid and to the heart of the story.
In Real Life: After The Fall
A journalist, an activist and a refugee give firsthand accounts of life in Afghanistan as the Taliban took over.
In Real Life: A Site Of Conscience
Alumni at a federally run boarding school acknowledge its troubled history, but maintain ties to other former students from the school's best days.
In Real Life: Home For Now
Thousands of Americans released from prison during the pandemic now face an uncertain future.
In Real Life: GMOsquitoes
The release of genetically modified mosquitoes in Florida gives hope of reducing the spread of disease while causing concerns among some citizens.
In Real Life: Blowout
Newsy traces the global path of American fossil fuels and their impact on profits and the planet.
In Real Life: Winesconsin
A shifting climate is changing where wine grapes can grow, and conditions are ripe for Wisconsin to become the new wine country.
In Real Life: Post-Trauma
Newsy's Joey Maiocco goes on a personal journey to treat his post-traumatic stress and help other war veterans find their own treatment.
In Real Life: Puerto Rico's Power Crisis
What's behind the rampant blackouts in Puerto Rico leaving millions of Americans in the dark?
In Real Life: Dark Skies
Newsy's Christian Bryant explores our relationship with light — from its impacts on wellness here on Earth to its shrouding of the stars above.
In Real Life: Grandpa's (TikTok) House
Content creation houses aren't always about the flash, cash and choreo. They can also be about family and authenticity.
In Real Life: Living With The Water
A new generation of American infrastructure aims to fight flooding and climate threats in innovative ways.