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Farewell My Sun
The sun should be around for at least another f...
The sun should be around for at least another five billion years. But what if it were to suddenly disappear?
Thunder Bolts &...
If there is no smoke without fire, can there be...
If there is no smoke without fire, can there be lightning without thunder?
Tickle Me Mysel...
As well as being fun, the humble tickle has bee...
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 who...
What makes a boomerang return to the person who threw it?
Shock and Awe
Why does static electricity build on television...
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?
The (dead) Elep...
When faced with five tons of a dead elephant, w...
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 light...
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 thro...
What would happe if the Earth were to pass through the tail of a comet?
If human adults are so superior when compared t...
If human adults are so superior when compared to other animals, why are human babies so inferior?
Giant Space Roc...
Scientists working to defend us from a cataclys...
Scientists working to defend us from a cataclysmic crash, before we explore deep space collisions on a colossal scale.
programme Known Universe
Ugandan Boy Liv...
Isolated from all human contact, a Ugandan boy ...
Isolated from all human contact, a Ugandan boy was rescued from the jungle, frightened and a wild.
programme Is It Real?
genre World Culture
Can Humans Stan...
Scientists explain how stones can skip across w...
Scientists explain how stones can skip across water. Will the same principles apply if humans try to stand on water?
programme I Didn't Know That
Scientists examine hundreds of thousands of poi...
Scientists examine hundreds of thousands of poisonous eggs from a Gar Alligator fish.
programme Monster Fish
Meet Nigeria's ...
Diego crisscrosses Lagos to find where many new...
Diego crisscrosses Lagos to find where many newcomers arrive every day despite its traffic, poverty and pollution.
programme Don't Tell My Mother