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Horizon, Season 19, Episode 19, Hard Rock
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produced by Robin Brightwell, fl. 1976-1996, in Horizon, Season 19, Episode 19 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1983), 50 mins
This documentary, produced by Robin Brightwell, shows footage from the construction of the Severn Trent water tunnel.
produced by Robin Brightwell, fl. 1976-1996, in Horizon, Season 19, Episode 19 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1983), 50 mins
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Horizon, Season 22, Episode 6, Wrong Stuff
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Jeremy Taylor, in Horizon, Season 22, Episode 6 (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 51 mins
United Airlines Flight 173, which suffered fuel exhaustion due to pilot error, illustrates the importance of time management and teamwork among crew members. The ensuing crash resulted in the deaths of 10 people.
written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Jeremy Taylor, in Horizon, Season 22, Episode 6 (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 51 mins
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Horizon, Season 23, Episode 11, To Engineer Is Human
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in Horizon, Season 23, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 50 mins
This documentary examines engineering and explains how failures of imagination rather than miscalculations can often lead to disaster and how engineers can often learn more from a single failure than from a thousand successes.
in Horizon, Season 23, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 50 mins
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Horizon, Season 23, Episode 18, Aircrash - The Burning Issue
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produced by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 23, Episode 18 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 50 mins
This documentary examines the fire hazards present in commercial airliners, specifically those in British Airtours Flight 28M. With fire (and smoke inhalation) being the single greatest risk during a plane crash, the stakes for understanding fire dynamics have never been higher.
produced by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 23, Episode 18 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1987), 50 mins
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Horizon, Season 27, Episode 6, California Dreaming
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produced by John Lynch, 1961-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 27, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 50 mins
Los Angeles, the second largest city in the U.S., has long grappled with traffic congestion on its roadways. Despite California's strict laws on pollution, smog and greenhouse gases continue to be a major fallout from the millions of vehicles on Los Angeles streets.
produced by John Lynch, 1961-, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 27, Episode 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 50 mins
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Horizon, Season 30, Episode 8, Hubble Vision
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produced by Alan Nisbett, in Horizon, Season 30, Episode 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 49 mins
This documentary serves as a synopsis for the events leading up the 1993 launch of Space Shuttle Endeavour. The purpose of this mission was to repair a flawed mirror on the Hubble Space Telescope.
produced by Alan Nisbett, in Horizon, Season 30, Episode 8 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1995), 49 mins
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Horizon, Season 38, Horizon Special, What Sank The Kursk?
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produced by Mark Hedgecoe, in Horizon, Season 38, Horizon Special (BBC Worldwide, 2001), 50 mins
This documentary, produced by Mark Hedgecoe, is about the August 12, 2000 explosion that caused the death of 118 sailors aboard the Russian submarine Kursk.
produced by Mark Hedgecoe, in Horizon, Season 38, Horizon Special (BBC Worldwide, 2001), 50 mins
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Horizon, Season 47, Episode 7, Deepwater Disaster: The Untold Story
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Laura Davey, in Horizon, Season 47, Episode 7 (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 52 mins
An in-depth look into the April 2010 explosion on the Deepwater Horizon rig, an event that lead to the deaths of 11 workers and the largest marine oil spill in U.S. history.
written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Laura Davey, in Horizon, Season 47, Episode 7 (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 52 mins
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Horizon, Season 47, Episode 12, Surviving A Car Crash
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directed by Ben Lawrie, fl. 2004; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 47, Episode 12 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 56 mins
We have a turbulent relationship with the car. For every new car made this year, another will be crashed. But innovations in medicine, psychology, engineering and even the military are increasing survival rates. From a black box that can predict injuries and alert emergency services to prioritize their response, t...
directed by Ben Lawrie, fl. 2004; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 47, Episode 12 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 56 mins
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Horizon, Season 48, Episode 6, Fukushima: Is Nuclear Power Safe?
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produced by Annabel Gillings, fl. 2001, in Horizon, Season 48, Episode 6 (BBC Worldwide, 2011), 57 mins
Low-carbon energy solution, or a ticking time bomb? When the Fukushima Daichi nuclear plant went into meltdown following an earthquake and tsunami in March 2011, the world started to question the safety of nuclear power. In Fukushima - Is Nuclear Power Safe? (Horizon) we ask if such distrust is justified? Jim Al-K...
produced by Annabel Gillings, fl. 2001, in Horizon, Season 48, Episode 6 (BBC Worldwide, 2011), 57 mins
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