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Horizon

2008-2009

Episode 15: Why Can't We Predict Earthquakes?

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

When an earthquake strikes, it always takes people by surprise. Horizon asks why science has not yet given us a way to predict when and where the next big quake is going to happen. Show more

The Dark Ages: An Age of Light

Episode 1: The Clash of the Gods

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Reappraising the Dark Ages, Waldemar Januszczak sees how Christian artists used images of ancient gods for inspiration and developed new architectural forms. Show more

Dr Nina Ramirez reveals the codes and messages hidden in Anglo-Saxon art by examining artefacts like the Sutton Hoo Treasures, the Staffordshire Hoard and the Franks Casket. Show more

Horizon

2008-2009

Episode 15: Why Can't We Predict Earthquakes?

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

When an earthquake strikes, it always takes people by surprise. Horizon asks why science has not yet given us a way to predict when and where the next big quake is going to happen. Show more

BBC Four

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