The 21 Best Documentaries on YouTube That You Can Watch Right Now

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Documentary lovers unite! Whether you are a long-time lover of documentaries or you're new to the genre, you may be on the hunt for some new docs to watch as you've probably watched every one currently available on every streaming service. You mustn't worry, however, as we have you covered with a roundup of the best documentaries on YouTube that you can watch right now. These docs are captivating, great conversation starters for when people ask you what you have been watching lately, and best of allfree! You don't have to be subscribed to any platforms, nor do you pay to rent/buy these films which always a good thing.

We've tried to include something in here for everybody be it crime documentaries for those that love a good crime mystery, fashion documentaries for those super into style, history docs for that can't get enough of history, and more. So grab your popcorn, candy, and any other movie snacks you might enjoy because we have a feeling you're going to be here a while.

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1. Why Did American Abandon Route 66?

2. The Marathon (Cultivation)

3. OLDEST RELIGIONS: the Entire History

4. Decoding da Vinci

5. The Worst Jobs in the World

6. The Flood

7. Ben & Jerry

8. How 50 Cent Got Rich And Nearly Died Tryin'

9. Patient Seventeen

10. Age of Easy Money

11. A Man With a Past

12. The Boy Band Con: The Lou Pearlman Story

13. The Man Who Knew

14. Sunken Artifacts from Atlantis Recovered

15. Coachella: 20 Years In The Desert

16. Camp Century - The Hidden City Beneath the Ice


18. Nirvana – Behind the Music

19. Arctic Sinkholes

20. Egypt's Lost Wonders

21. The Real Story of Paris Hilton

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