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Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Available for 10 months

Following the challenges involved in building Hinkley Point C, one of Europe’s largest projects and the first new nuclear power station in Britain for a generation. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Documentary following researchers as they try to take the first-ever picture of a black hole. They must travel the globe to build a revolutionary telescope that spans planet Earth. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Peter Capaldi
Production Manager:
Eva Robins
Executive Producer:
Carlo Massarella
Executive Producer:
Dan Kendall
Producer:
Henry Fraser
Director:
Henry Fraser
Production Company:
Windfall Films

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 10 months

The project sees its biggest lift to date using the world’s largest land-based crane. Meanwhile, we learn about the extensive flood defence system, and specialists work to uncover unexploded bombs. Show more

Natural World

2017-2018

Episode 1: Puerto Rico: Island of Enchantment

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 5 days

David Attenborough tells the story of the island's exotic but vulnerable wildlife. A team of conservation champions are making it their mission to save the most precious species. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Peter Fison
Director of photography:
George Woodcock
Production Manager:
Marie Coyne
Re-recording mixer:
Wounded Buffalo Sound Studio
Aerial Photographer:
Airlenspr
Graphic Designer:
Blair Harrower
Executive Producer:
David Dugan
Production Coordinator:
Cassy Walkling
Production Coordinator:
Joanna Manley
Production Manager:
Helena Berglund
Production Manager:
Pauline Gates
Series Editor:
Roger Webb
Production Company:
Windfall Films

Horizon

2019

Britain's Next Air Disaster? Drones

Duration: 59 minutes

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

In the wake of the Gatwick drone crisis, high-risk specialist Aldo Kane investigates the threat drones pose to UK skies and tests the new technology we can use to keep ourselves safe. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Aldo Kane
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Horsfall
Executive Producer:
Dan Kendall
Producer:
Rob Macandrew
Production Manager:
Laety Ducom
Interviewed Guest:
James Rogers
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Bradbury
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Kirkham
Editor:
Graham Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Cruickshanks
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Maniscalo
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Roberts
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Wong
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Derenick
Production Company:
Windfall Films

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 3 months

The story of some of the people on the Polcevera Bridge on the day of its collapse, investigating what caused the bridge to fail so catastrophically. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Windfall Films
Director:
Martin Gorst
Production Manager:
Sarah Smith
Executive Producer:
Carlo Massarella
On-line editing:
Simon Cruse

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 30 days

Chris Packham and a team of wildlife experts follow five suburban gardens over a year, uncovering hidden wildlife dramas, and a vast cast of creatures battling for survival. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Production Company:
Windfall Films
Expert:
Dawn Scott
Expert:
Steph West
Expert:
Mat Disney
Producer:
Tom Cook
Director:
Tom Cook
Executive Producer:
David Dugan
Director of photography:
George Woodcock
Production Manager:
Eva Robins
Production Manager:
Mel Moore
Production Manager:
Pete Youens

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 7 months

Professor Jonathan Van-Tam is joined by leading experts to unlock the science of vaccines, variants and viral genetic codes. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Available for years

Sir David Attenborough joins archaeologists excavating mammoth remains near Swindon to discover whether Neanderthals might have killed the Ice Age beasts. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Garrod
Executive Producer:
David Dugan
Production Company:
Windfall Films

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Documentary which follows the construction of a trailblazing 36,000-tonne steel structure to entomb the ruins of the nuclear power plant destroyed in the 1986 Chernobyl disaster. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Windfall Films
Director:
Martin Gorst
Producer:
Martin Gorst
Executive Producer:
Carlo Massarella

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2016: Supercharged - Fuelling the Future

Episode 2: People Power

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Saiful Islam investigates how humans as living machines actually use energy, asking whether it's possible to 'supercharge' the human body and increase its performance. Show more

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2016: Supercharged - Fuelling the Future

Episode 3: Fully Charged

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Saiful Islam explores how to store energy. With the UK generating far more energy today than 80 years ago, finding better ways to store it is vital for our futures. Show more

Horizon

2018

Episode 8: The Placebo Experiment: Can My Brain Cure My Body?

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Dr Michael Mosley attempts to cure real pain with fake pills in Britain's largest ever trial to investigate the placebo effect. He also tries to experience it for himself. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

The story of the most elegant and powerful theory in science, Albert Einstein's general relativity. It takes us inside the head of Einstein to witness how his idea evolved. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Windfall Films
Executive Producer:
David Dugan
Assistant Producer:
Laura Voak

Horizon

2018

Episode 9: Body Clock: What Makes Us Tick?

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Documentary. A former commando spends ten days locked in a nuclear bunker, with no way of telling the time, to find out how best to manage our body clock and improve our health. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ella Al-Shamahi
Presenter:
Aldo Kane
Director:
Tom Cook
Producer:
Tom Cook
Executive Producer:
David Dugan
Production Company:
Windfall Films

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Documentary series in which Dr Hannah Fry explores the mystery of maths. Is it invented like a language, or is it discovered and part of the fabric of the universe? Show more

Magic Numbers: Hannah Fry's Mysterious World of Maths

Series 1

Episode 3: Weirder and Weirder

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Documentary series. Dr Hannah Fry explores a paradox at the heart of modern maths, and what maths reveals about the fundamental building blocks of the universe. Show more

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2017: The Language of Life

Episode 2: Silent Messages

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Four HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Professor Sophie Scott explores the world of silent communication, investigating why smells and body language can say so much. Show more

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2017: The Language of Life

Episode 3: The Word

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Professor Sophie Scott investigates what language is and whether humans are really the only species to use it. Show more

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2017: The Language of Life

Episode 1: Say It with Sound

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Four HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Prof Sophie Scott uses hissing cockroaches, chirping crickets and rumbling elephants to explore how humans and animals have evolved to use sound to send messages. Show more