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The Restless Sphere: The Story of the International Geophysical Year

Duration: 1:14:19

Prince Philip has had a lifelong interest in conservation, geography and climate change. In this ground breaking live programme broadcast in 1957 he presents a series of short films explaining 18 months of geophysical exploration. Featuring Richard Dimbleby as a commentator, the programme shows how scientists from all over the world took part in an attempt to answer fundamental questions about the world we live in.

Credits

Participant
H.R.H Duke of Ednburgh Prince Philip
Participant
Cyril Hinshelwood
Presenter
Richard Dimbleby
Producer
Anthony Craxton
Producer
Ivan Gilman
Producer
Philip Daly
Producer
Rex Glaser
Director
Tom Millet
Executive Producer
Aubrey E. Singer

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The Restless Sphere: The Story of the International Geophysical Year

Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh tells the story of the International Geophysical Year.

First broadcast: 30 Jun 1957

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