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The Flying Archaeologist

Episode 2: Norfolk Broads

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 2 months

Ben Robinson flies over the Broads where photos have revealed 945 previously unknown ancient sites, many of which have historians rethinking the history of the area. Show more

Secrets of Bones

Episode 1: Size Matters

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 7 months

Evolutionary biologist Ben Garrod Ben shows what bone is constructed from and how it can support animals that are both tiny (a frog) and massive (the blue whale). Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Garrod
Series Producer:
Aaron Paul
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling

The Quizeum

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Museum-based quiz panel show. Griff Rhys Jones tests two teams of experts at the Museum of London, which documents the history of London from prehistoric to modern times. Show more

Treasures of Ancient Greece

Episode 3: The Long Shadow

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 12 months

Filming in Italy, Germany, France and Britain, Alastair Sooke explores the extraordinary afterlife of Greek masterpieces that changed the course of western culture. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Iain Stewart reveals the stories and science behind some of the world's most dramatic earthquakes, including how 1960s Cold War spying gave scientists a clue to understanding them. Show more

Timeshift

Series 11

Episode 7: Of Ice and Men

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Documentary which looks at why the most inhospitable place on the planet has exerted such a powerful hold on the imagination of explorers, scientists, writers and photographers. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Robert Gwilym
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole
Series Producer:
Ben Southwell
Producer:
Robert Murphy
Director:
Robert Murphy

The Quizeum

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Museum-based quiz panel show. Griff Rhys Jones tests two teams of experts at the Museum of London, which documents the history of London from prehistoric to modern times. Show more

Treasures of Ancient Greece

Episode 3: The Long Shadow

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 12 months

Filming in Italy, Germany, France and Britain, Alastair Sooke explores the extraordinary afterlife of Greek masterpieces that changed the course of western culture. Show more

BBC Four HD

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