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Episode 5

Bang Goes the Theory, Series 3 Episode 5 of 6

In the latest episode, Bang goes the Theory puts science to the test. Liz visits the volcano that brought Britain to a standstill, and examines its aftermath and the likelihood of a re-occurrence. Dallas blows the budget in Vegas to explain why people are so bad at predicting probabilities. Jem borrows a solar furnace in France to demonstrate the awesome power of the sun.

The programme is co-produced with the Open University. For more ways to put science to the test, go to and follow the links to The Open University.

30 minutes

Last on

Fri 10 Dec 2010 01:00


Role Contributor
PresenterJem Stansfield
PresenterLiz Bonnin
PresenterDallas Campbell
PresenterYan Wong
Series ProducerEd Booth
Series EditorDermot Caulfield
DirectorGiles Harrison
DirectorStephen Mizelas
DirectorSuzy Boyles

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