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Horizon

2004-2005

The Hunt for the Supertwister

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two England

The story of scientists who believe they can detect when a supertwister - the most powerful of tornadoes - will strike, giving people a chance to flee before it hits. Show more

Horizon

2004-2005

The Next Megaquake

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Scientists have discovered that a megathrust, the most powerful kind of earthquake, could happen off the coast of North America, killing millions. What is being done to prepare for the inevitable? Show more

Horizon

2004-2005

Saturn: Lord of the Rings

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC One Yorkshire

The science documentary series tells the story of the Cassini-Huygens space probe - its engineering, its perilous journey and the wonders it revealed about Saturn and its moons.

Horizon

2004-2005

What Really Killed the Dinosaurs?

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Could one of the world's most glamorous scientific theories be wrong? Did a huge meteorite really finish off the dinosaurs? Horizon investigates. Narrated by Jack Fortune. Show more