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Horizon, Did Darwin Get It Wrong?
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directed by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989; produced by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1981), 1 hour 14 mins
In this episode, Horizon explores the new evolutionary theory that there are sudden, vs. gradual, evolutionary changes from one species to another.
directed by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989; produced by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1981), 1 hour 14 mins
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Horizon, Purple Warrior: Rules of Engagement
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produced by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1988), 51 mins
This documentary, produced by Alec Nisbett, is about a military exercise code called Purple Warrior.
produced by Alec Nisbett, fl. 1980-1989, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1988), 51 mins
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Horizon, What Sank The Kursk?
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produced by Mark Hedgecoe, in Horizon (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 (BBC Worldwide, 2001), 50 mins
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Horizon, To Infinity and Beyond
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directed by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017; presented by Steven Berkoff, 1937-; produced by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017 and James Van der Pool, fl. 2001-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 52 mins
By our third year, most of us will have learned to count. Once we know how, it seems as if there would be nothing to stop us counting forever. But, while infinity might seem like a perfectly innocent idea, keep counting and you enter a paradoxical world where nothing is as it seems. Mathematicians have discovered...
directed by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017; presented by Steven Berkoff, 1937-; produced by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017 and James Van der Pool, fl. 2001-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2005), 52 mins
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Horizon, How to Make Better Decisions
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directed by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 49 mins
According to scientists, decision making is not the rational process we imagine it to be. The fickle human mind can be hijacked by its surroundings or led astray by the subconscious. Experiments show that our choices can even be affected by temperature. Mathematician Garth Sundem tries to demonstrate that the most...
directed by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2008), 49 mins
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Horizon, Diet: A Horizon Guide
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directed by Alex Steinitz, fl. 2006; presented by Susan Jebb, 1964-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 52 mins
Over the years the Horizon strand has explored some of the most pressing issues in science, offering informed analysis presented in an entertaining way. This programme takes a look back through the Horizon archive tracking our obsession with diet. From how a woman's diet when she's pregnant can effect her unborn c...
directed by Alex Steinitz, fl. 2006; presented by Susan Jebb, 1964-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 52 mins
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Horizon, Who Do You Want Your Child To Be?
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produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 51 mins
David Baddiel, father of two, sets out to answer one of the greatest questions a parent can ask: how best to educate your child. Taking in the latest scientific research, David uncovers some unconventional approaches: from the parent hot-housing his child to record-breaking feats of maths, to a school that pays h...
produced by Nikki Stockley, fl. 1993-2013, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009), 51 mins
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Horizon, Asteroids: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
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directed by Dan Kendall, fl. 2002; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 1 hour 21 mins

Famed for their ability to inflict Armageddon from outer space, asteroids are now revealing the secrets of how they are responsible for both life and death on our planet. Armed with an array of powerful telescopes, scientists are finding up to 3000 new asteroids every night. And some are heading our way.

But astro...

directed by Dan Kendall, fl. 2002; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 1 hour 21 mins
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Horizon, Deepwater Disaster: The Untold Story
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Laura Davey, in Horizon (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 (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 52 mins
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Horizon, What Happened Before The Big Bang?
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directed by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990; produced by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 52 mins
They are the biggest questions that science can possibly ask: where did everything in our universe come from? How did it all begin? For nearly a hundred years, we thought we had the answer: a big bang some 14 billion years ago. But now some scientists believe that was not really the beginning. Our universe may ha...
directed by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990; produced by Peter Leonard, fl. 1990, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 52 mins
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