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Farewell My Sun
The sun should be around for at least another...
The sun should be around for at least another five billion years. But what if it were to suddenly disappear?
If there is no smoke without fire, can there...
If there is no smoke without fire, can there be lightning without thunder?
As well as being fun, the humble tickle has...
As well as being fun, the humble tickle has been used as a form of torture? but have you ever tried to tickle yourself?
Return to Sender
What makes a boomerang return to the person...
What makes a boomerang return to the person who threw it?
Shock and Awe
Why does static electricity build on...
Why does static electricity build on televisions, computer monitors and human hair?
What goes up must come down? so is it possible...
What goes up must come down? so is it possible to be killed by a bullet shot straight up into the air?
When faced with five tons of a dead elephant,...
When faced with five tons of a dead elephant, what are the options for disposing of the body?
Although you are more likely to be hit by...
Although you are more likely to be hit by lightning than attacked by Jaws? is it possible to scare off a shark?
A Comet Tale
What would happe if the Earth were to pass...
What would happe if the Earth were to pass through the tail of a comet?
If human adults are so superior when compared...
If human adults are so superior when compared to other animals, why are human babies so inferior?
With no end to their growth and no predators...
With no end to their growth and no predators to stop their reign, how big will this king of the river become?
programme Monster Fish
As the ship leaves Venice, The Captain and his...
As the ship leaves Venice, The Captain and his team are tested by their guests and an eccentric onboard entertainer.
programme Mega Cruise Ship Diaries
Contemporary scholars investigate huge...
Contemporary scholars investigate huge geometric markings made by the Nasca people 2,000 years ago on Peru's dry pampa.
programme Nasca Lines
Could Einstein's excessive feats of...
Could Einstein's excessive feats of concentration indicate autism?
programme Secrets of Einstein's Brain
Industrial scientists Richard Ambrose and...
Industrial scientists Richard Ambrose and Jonny Phillips find extraordinary facts behind ordinary everyday objects.
programme I Didn't Know That