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Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Nature documentary. Adventurer Steve Backshall embarks on a dramatic expedition to explore Venezuela's tepuis - ancient, sheer-sided mountains cut off from the jungle below. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Jonathan Renouf
Executive Producer:
Cameron Balbirnie
Director:
Ben Lawrie
Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Camera Operator:
Keith Partridge
Assistant Producer:
Max Goldzweig
Camera Assistant:
Hugh Campbell

Horizon

2011-2012

Episode 10: Out of Control?

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Science series. People like to think they are in control of their lives - of what they feel and think. But scientists are now discovering this is often simply an illusion. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Nature documentary. Joining up with a team of elite Italian cavers, Steve ventures deep within a tepui, inside a newly discovered cave. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Jonathan Renouf
Executive Producer:
Cameron Balbirnie
Director:
Ben Lawrie
Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Camera Operator:
Keith Partridge
Assistant Producer:
Max Goldzweig
Camera Assistant:
Hugh Campbell

Horizon

Japan Earthquake: A Horizon Special with Iain Stewart

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Professor Iain Stewart examines the powerful geological forces that unleashed the devastating Japanese earthquake, bringing Japan to the brink of a nuclear meltdown. Show more

Horizon

2010-2011

Episode 12: Surviving a Car Crash

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Series exploring topical scientific issues. Horizon meets the scientists working to make fatal car crashes a thing of the past and looks at the most advanced car crash tests. Show more

Jungle Atlantis

Episode 2: Death of Angkor Wat's Megacity

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Documentary about Angkor in Cambodia, once the biggest city on earth. Archaeologists use a new technology called lidar to unlock its secrets. Show more

Contributors

Expert:
Dan Penny
Production Manager:
Sophie Chapman
Writer:
Ben Lawrie
Director:
Ben Lawrie
Producer:
Ben Lawrie
Executive Producer:
Chris Granlund
Composer:
Tim Oliver

Horizon

2011-2012

Episode 2: Seeing Stars

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Horizon follows the astronomers pushing the limits of science and engineering with a new generation of supertelescopes in the hunt for mysterious objects in the universe. Show more