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Dr Lucy Worsley's series begins in 1714 when, to prevent the crown falling into the hands of a Catholic, Britain shipped in a ready-made royal family from Hanover. Show more

Napoleon

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Documentary. From lowly Corsican Army officer to first consul of France, this episode charts the rise of Napoleon Bonaparte to leader of the French nation in the late 1790s. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

A revealing portrait of 1966 told by the generation that shaped it, featuring Michael Palin, Janet Street-Porter, Peter Stringfellow, Nina Baden-Semper and Geno Washington. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Maxine Peake
Participant:
Peter Stringfellow
Participant:
Nina Baden-Semper
Participant:
Michael Palin
Participant:
Geno Washington
Executive Producer:
Eamon Hardy
Production Manager:
Evih Efue

Horizon

2010-2011

Episode 6: Asteroids - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Famed for their ability to inflict Armageddon from outer space, asteroids are now revealing how they are responsible for both life and death on our planet. Show more

Sound Waves: The Symphony of Physics

Series 1

Episode 1: Making Sound

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Dr Helen Czerski investigates the science behind the sounds we're familiar with and the sounds that we normally can't hear, from Big Ben to the Stromboli volcano. Show more

Sound Waves: The Symphony of Physics

Series 1

Episode 2: Using Sound

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Dr Helen Czerski examines the extraordinary messages sound waves carry and how they help us understand the world around us. Show more

Dr Lucy Worsley's series begins in 1714 when, to prevent the crown falling into the hands of a Catholic, Britain shipped in a ready-made royal family from Hanover. Show more

BBC Four HD

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