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The Boats That Built Britain

Episode 5: Bristol Channel Pilot Cutter

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Sailor and writer Tom Cunliffe sails a perfectly restored Bristol Channel pilot cutter, considered by many to be the finest sailing boat design ever. Show more

Swarm: Nature's Incredible Invasions

Episode 1: When Worlds Collide

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Documentary examining the world of animal swarms, using the latest camera techniques to look into the heart of a superswarm and reveal how they view our world. Show more

Simon uncovers the truth about Spain's hero El Cid, investigates the horror of the Spanish Inquisition and discovers an unsettling story about one of his own ancestors. Show more

Swarm: Nature's Incredible Invasions

Episode 1: When Worlds Collide

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Documentary examining the world of animal swarms, using the latest camera techniques to look into the heart of a superswarm and reveal how they view our world. Show more

Horizon

2013-2014

Episode 4: Dinosaurs: The Hunt for Life

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Horizon meets Dr Mary Schweitzer, who may have found traces of DNA within the fossilised bones of a Tyrannosaurus rex - a discovery that could revolutionise our understanding of these beasts. Show more

Simon uncovers the truth about Spain's hero El Cid, investigates the horror of the Spanish Inquisition and discovers an unsettling story about one of his own ancestors. Show more

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