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Natural World

2017-2018

Episode 3: Nature's Wildest Weapons: Horns, Tusks and Antlers

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

Professor Doug Emlen discovers the secrets of nature's arms races, what triggers them and what they can teach us about the most formidable weapons on earth - our own. Show more

Japan: Earth's Enchanted Islands

Episode 2: The Southwest Islands

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Documentary series. This episode explores the extraordinary wildlife in the south west of Japan, where a chain of small islands stretches towards the tropics. Show more

Inspector Montalbano

The Other End of the Thread

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for years

Italian crime drama series. A new case opens for Montalbano as he stumbles upon the brutal, and seemingly inexplicable, murder of a local dressmaker. Show more

Contributors

Salvo Montalbano:
Luca Zingaretti
Mimi Augello:
Cesare Bocci
Giuseppe Fazio:
Peppino Mazzotta
Catarella:
Angelo Russo
Dr Osman:
Ahmed Hafiene
Anna Silch:
Giorgia Salari

Gregory Porter's Popular Voices

Series 1

Episode 2: Crooners & Co

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

Gregory reveals how the subtle art of crooning was developed by the likes of Bing Crosby and transformed by artists such as Roy Orbison, David Bowie and Lana Del Rey. Show more

Japan: Earth's Enchanted Islands

Episode 2: The Southwest Islands

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Documentary series. This episode explores the extraordinary wildlife in the south west of Japan, where a chain of small islands stretches towards the tropics. Show more

Natural World

2017-2018

Episode 3: Nature's Wildest Weapons: Horns, Tusks and Antlers

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

Professor Doug Emlen discovers the secrets of nature's arms races, what triggers them and what they can teach us about the most formidable weapons on earth - our own. Show more

BBC Four

About BBC Four

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