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Great Continental Railway Journeys

Series 3 - Reversions

Episode 9: Lyon to Marseille: Part 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Michael Portillo follows a route recommended in Bradshaw's guide, journeying from the heart of France to the Mediterranean coast. Show more

Revealing the stories behind historic buildings rebuilt in new locations. Following the reconstruction of a mysterious medieval building in Wales, 30 years after it was dismantled. Show more

Timeshift

Series 15

Episode 3: The Engine that Powers the World

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Mark Evans tells the surprising story of the hidden powerhouse behind the globalised world, the diesel engine, a 19th-century invention that has become indispensable to the 21st. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Evans
Producer:
Steve O'Hagan
Director:
Steve O'Hagan
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Documentary which maintains that the real pioneers of space exploration were the Soviet cosmonauts, telling the story of how the Russians led us into the space age. Show more

Storyville

Exposed: Magicians, Psychics and Frauds

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Four HD

A Storyville documentary: chronicling magician James Randi's debunkings of faith healers, fortune tellers and psychics, including Uri Geller and tent-show evangelist Peter Popoff. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Tyler Measom
Producer:
Tyler Measom
Series Editor:
Nick Fraser

Revealing the stories behind historic buildings rebuilt in new locations. Following the reconstruction of a mysterious medieval building in Wales, 30 years after it was dismantled. Show more

The Inca: Masters of the Clouds

Episode 1: Foundations

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Dr Jago Cooper reassesses the achievements of the Inca Empire. He begins in Peru, where new evidence challenges preconceptions about its origins and significance. Show more

Timeshift

Series 15

Episode 3: The Engine that Powers the World

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Mark Evans tells the surprising story of the hidden powerhouse behind the globalised world, the diesel engine, a 19th-century invention that has become indispensable to the 21st. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Evans
Producer:
Steve O'Hagan
Director:
Steve O'Hagan
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

BBC Four HD

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