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World of Wonder season


The World of Wonder brings you a wealth of BBC TV and Radio programmes to inspire both science lovers and science novices across the nation.

The BBC's year of science is tied into the 350th anniversiary of the Royal Society, and it's an excellent moment for us to take stock of and celebrate the science that we do. Have a look at some of the the great programmes that have been on recently, and some of those coming your way soon.

Programmes and events in the season


  1. Bang Goes the Theory Bang Goes the Theory

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    Liz Bonnin, Jem Stansfield, Dallas Campbell and Yan Wong return for a third series.

  2. Bang Goes the Theory Roadshow 2010 Bang Roadshow 2010

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    Get hands-on with science at the Bang Roadshow that's touring the country. It's your chance to put science to the test.

  3. Horizon Horizon

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    The BBC's flagship science programme will be returning for a new series later this year.

  4. Robert Winston's Top Ten Advances Robert Winston's Top Ten Advances

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    Professor Robert Winston identifies his top 10 scientific advances of the last 50 years from the microchip to the pill.

  5. So You Want To Be A Scientist? So You Want To Be A Scientist?

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    Follow the four finalists of Material World's search for the BBC's Amateur Scientist of the Year.

  6. Jimmy Doherty The Private Lives of...

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    Jimmy Doherty embarks on a quest to reveal the hidden lives of farmyard animals, like cows, chickens and pigs.

  7. Wonders of the Solar System Stargazing Live

    Brian Cox will be exploring the skies live on air on one of the most exciting weeks of the astronomical calendar, 3-5 January 2011.

  8. Wonders of the Universe Wonders of the Universe

    Brian Cox will be back for another spectacular series, this time looking at the world beyond our solar system.


About World of Wonder

IN BRIEF


World of Wonder

This year, the BBC offers a wealth of TV and radio programmes to inspire both science lovers and science novices across the nation.

TRANSMISSION DATES

January 2010 onwards

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