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Timothy Spall: All at Sea

Episode 1: Message in a Bottle

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

In Scotland, Tim and Shane take on Rattray Head in the face of a huge storm, visit the towns of Peterhead, Eyemouth and Stonehaven and fall in love with Banff. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Timothy Spall
Participant:
Shane Spall
Producer:
Paul Crompton
Director:
Paul Crompton
Executive Producer:
Sam Anthony

Colour: The Spectrum of Science

Episode 3: Beyond the Rainbow

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 12 months

Helen Czerski looks at the colours invisible to our eyes. To see the universe in a new light, she takes to the skies in a jet equipped with an infrared telescope. Show more

Wild Weather with Richard Hammond

Original Series

Episode 3: Temperature: The Driving Force

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four

Richard Hammond investigates the crucial role temperature plays in all weather. He builds a dust storm to discover how Saharan sand reaches the UK. Show more

Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story

Episode 1: A Question of Identity

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 11 months

Gabriel Weston explores the history and development of forensic science. The first episode looks at the difficulty of identifying the body in a murder case. Show more

Marine biologist Monty Halls travels to Cadgwith on the south coast of Cornwall to live and work as a fisherman, to find out what's involved in getting seafood onto our plates. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Halls
Executive Producer:
Steve Robinson
Series Producer:
James Smith
Director:
James Smith

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 11 months

Jim Al-Khalili tells how the first 'natural philosophers' began to unlock electricity's mysteries, studying its curious link to life and building instruments to create it. Show more

Colour: The Spectrum of Science

Episode 3: Beyond the Rainbow

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 12 months

Helen Czerski looks at the colours invisible to our eyes. To see the universe in a new light, she takes to the skies in a jet equipped with an infrared telescope. Show more

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