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Sex: A Horizon Guide

Alice Roberts looks through 45 years of Horizon archive material to see how science came to understand sex, strived to solve our problems with it and even helped us do it better.

Sex is a simple word for a very complex set of desires. It cuts to the core of our passions, our wants, our emotions. But when it goes wrong, it can be the most painful thing of all. Professor Alice Roberts looks through 45 years of Horizon archive to see how science came to understand sex, strived to solve our problems with it and even helped us to do it better. Can science save the day when sex goes wrong?

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58 minutes

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Wednesday 22:25

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:01

    alt-J

    Tessellate

  • 00:05

    C2C

    The Cell

  • 00:09

    The Stone Roses

    Fools Gold

  • 00:59

    Dan Black

    Symphonies

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Alice Roberts
Producer Michael Duffy
Director Michael Duffy
Executive Producer Jonathan Renouf

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