Programme Index

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Dangerous Earth

Episode 2: Volcano

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Dr Helen Czerski looks at volcanoes. New thermal imagery and ultra high-speed photography capture the complex processes crucial to understanding how and why they erupt. Show more

Hive Minds

Series 2

Episode 11: Ortographobes v Prime

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Quiz where players not only have to know the answer, they must find it in a hive of letters. Ortographobes take on Prime, in the first semi-final.

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Bruce
Production Company:
Green Inc Film and TV Ltd
Production Company:
Saltbeef TV Productions Ltd
Executive Producer:
Stephen Stewart
Executive Producer:
Jeremy Salsby
Producer:
Jeremy Salsby

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Film-makers and scientists venture into Burma's jungles for the first time in 50 years. The team searches for the sun bear, the Asian golden cat and the clouded leopard. Show more

The Incredible Human Journey

Episode 5: The Americas

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Alice Roberts investigates how humans may have reached North and South America, looking at routes across the Canadian ice sheet and from Australia across the Pacific. Show more

Horizon

2014-2015

Episode 7: Is Your Brain Male or Female?

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 6 months

Series exploring topical scientific issues. Dr Michael Mosley and Professor Alice Roberts investigate whether male and female brains really are wired differently. Show more

A Timewatch Guide

Series 3

Episode 2: Women, Sex and Society

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Helen Castor examines how the transformation of the rights and role of women that have taken place in Great Britain over the last 100 years has been documented on television. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Helen Castor
Participant:
Krista Cowman
Participant:
Helen McCarthy
Participant:
Fern Riddell
Executive Producer:
Emma Parkins
Editor:
Graham Cox
Production Company:
360 Production

Film about Thomas More's daughter Margaret, showing her revolutionary intellectual spirit and how the ideas that shaped her education changed the cultural life of England forever. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Helen Castor
Producer:
Fiona Cushley
Series Producer:
Mary Sackville-West
Executive Producer:
Helen Thomas

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