UCL CENTRE FOR LANGUAGES & INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION (CLIE)

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  • Royal Institution Christmas Lectures 2011

  • BBC 4

Series of lectures on a single topic, presenting scientific subjects to a general audience in an informative and entertaining manner

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Series of lectures on a single topic, presenting scientific subjects to a general audience in an informative and entertaining manner

  • Planet Earth

David Attenborough celebrates the amazing variety of the natural world in this epic documentary series, filmed over four years across 64 different countries.

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David Attenborough celebrates the amazing variety of the natural world in this epic documentary series, filmed over four years across 64 different countries.

  • Oceans

  • Paul Rose

Four marine experts explore the planet's greatest wilderness - the oceans. They reveal the hidden stories of the deep through archaeology, geology, marine biology and anthropology.

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Four marine experts explore the planet's greatest wilderness - the oceans. They reveal the hidden stories of the deep through archaeology, geology, marine biology and anthropology.

  • Museum of Life

  • BBC

Jimmy Doherty goes behind the scenes at the Natural History Museum to join the people who are uncovering secrets, solving mysteries and making discoveries among the historic collections

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Jimmy Doherty goes behind the scenes at the Natural History Museum to join the people who are uncovering secrets, solving mysteries and making discoveries among the historic collections

  • Modern Masters

  • BBC

A series charting the life and explaining the work of modern artists Picasso, Matisse, Dali and Warhol, and looking at their influence on contemporary art, design and architecture.

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A series charting the life and explaining the work of modern artists Picasso, Matisse, Dali and Warhol, and looking at their influence on contemporary art, design and architecture.

  • Michael Wood's Story of England

Michael Wood tells the story of one place, the Leicestershire village of Kibworth, throughout the whole of English history

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Michael Wood tells the story of one place, the Leicestershire village of Kibworth, throughout the whole of English history

  • Michael Palin's New Europe

  • Michael Palin

Michael Palin explores European countries that were once behind the Iron Curtain

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Michael Palin explores European countries that were once behind the Iron Curtain

  • Men of Rock

  • BBC

Geologist Iain Stewart retraces the steps of a band of maverick pioneers who made ground-breaking discoveries in the landscape of Scotland about how our planet works.

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Geologist Iain Stewart retraces the steps of a band of maverick pioneers who made ground-breaking discoveries in the landscape of Scotland about how our planet works.

  • Maps: Power, Plunder and Possession

  • BBC

Map expert Professor Jerry Brotton uncovers how maps aren't simply about getting from A to B, but are revealing snapshots of defining moments in history and tools of political power and persuasion.

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geographyhistorymapspolitics

Map expert Professor Jerry Brotton uncovers how maps aren't simply about getting from A to B, but are revealing snapshots of defining moments in history and tools of political power and persuasion.

  • Madagascar

  • BBC

Over 80 per cent of Madagascar's animals and plants are found nowhere else on Earth. Discover what made Madagascar so different from the rest of the world, and how evolution ran wild here.

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Over 80 per cent of Madagascar's animals and plants are found nowhere else on Earth. Discover what made Madagascar so different from the rest of the world, and how evolution ran wild here.

  • Life in the Freezer

  • Alastair Fothergill

Sir David Attenborough looks at the natural history of the Antarctic continent

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Sir David Attenborough looks at the natural history of the Antarctic continent

  • Life In Cold Blood

  • BBC 1

David Attenborough reveals the surprising truth about the cold-blooded lives of reptiles and amphibians. These animals are as dramatic, as colourful and as tender as any other animals.

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David Attenborough reveals the surprising truth about the cold-blooded lives of reptiles and amphibians. These animals are as dramatic, as colourful and as tender as any other animals.

  • Life

  • David Attenborough

David Attenborough looks at the extraordinary ends to which animals and plants go in order to survive. Featuring epic spectacles, amazing TV firsts and examples of new wildlife behaviour.

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David Attenborough looks at the extraordinary ends to which animals and plants go in order to survive. Featuring epic spectacles, amazing TV firsts and examples of new wildlife behaviour.

  • Jonathan Meades: Off Kilter

  • BBC

Jonathan Meades takes a quixotic tour of Scotland, a country which has intrigued him since he first encountered lists of towns only known from football coupons

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Jonathan Meades takes a quixotic tour of Scotland, a country which has intrigued him since he first encountered lists of towns only known from football coupons

  • Inside the Human Body

  • BBC

Using spectacular graphics based on the latest science and stories of remarkable people around the world, Michael Mosley takes us on a fantastic voyage through our inner universe.

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Using spectacular graphics based on the latest science and stories of remarkable people around the world, Michael Mosley takes us on a fantastic voyage through our inner universe.

  • Inside Nature's Giants

  • Channel 4

The award-winning series that gets under the skin of some of the largest animals on the planet,exploring their anatomy to reveal how these creatures really work.

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The award-winning series that gets under the skin of some of the largest animals on the planet,exploring their anatomy to reveal how these creatures really work.

  • Human Planet

  • BBC

Human Planet, a cinematic experience, bringing you the most amazing human stories in the world today. Humans and wildlife surviving in the most extreme environments on Earth.

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Human Planet, a cinematic experience, bringing you the most amazing human stories in the world today. Humans and wildlife surviving in the most extreme environments on Earth.

  • How we Built Britain

  • David Thompson

David Dimbleby journeys through Britain, and through 1,000 years of its history, to discover the buildings that made the nation what it is

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David Dimbleby journeys through Britain, and through 1,000 years of its history, to discover the buildings that made the nation what it is

  • How to Build Series 01

  • BBC

Britain's engineering companies reveal how they build the world's most amazing machines

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Britain's engineering companies reveal how they build the world's most amazing machines

  • How it Works

  • BBC 4

The secret alchemy of material science revealed - how we transform materials, and materials transform the world

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The secret alchemy of material science revealed - how we transform materials, and materials transform the world

  • How Earth Made Us

  • BBC

Professor Iain Stewart uses spectacular images to tells the epic story of how geology, geography and climate have influenced mankind.

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Professor Iain Stewart uses spectacular images to tells the epic story of how geology, geography and climate have influenced mankind.

  • Grand Designs

  • Kevin McCloud

Series featuring the challenges faced by people designing and building their dream houses. Includes house profiles, designs and show information.

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architecturebuilt environmentdesign

Series featuring the challenges faced by people designing and building their dream houses. Includes house profiles, designs and show information.

  • Folk America

  • BBC

Documentary series about American folk music from the 1920s to the 1960s.

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Documentary series about American folk music from the 1920s to the 1960s.

  • Earth Story

  • Danielle Peck

Aubrey Manning explores our understanding of the planet.

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Aubrey Manning explores our understanding of the planet.

  • Death Row

Documentary series that follows director Werner Herzog uncovering the stories of inmates in America as they await execution

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Documentary series that follows director Werner Herzog uncovering the stories of inmates in America as they await execution

  • Darwin's Dangerous Idea

  • BBC

Andrew Marr explores how Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection has taken on a life of its own far beyond the world of science

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Andrew Marr explores how Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection has taken on a life of its own far beyond the world of science

  • Danny Baker Rocks... A Bit

  • BBC

Danny Baker showcases the best of British rock from three decades.

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Danny Baker showcases the best of British rock from three decades.

  • Coast : Series 1

  • BBC

Nick Crane and the team take a fascinating journey around the coast of the United Kingdom, uncovering stories that have made us the island nation we are today.

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Nick Crane and the team take a fascinating journey around the coast of the United Kingdom, uncovering stories that have made us the island nation we are today.

  • Climbing Great Buildings

  • BBC

Dr Jonathan Foyle, architectural historian and novice climber, scales Britain's most iconic structures to reveal the buildings' secrets

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Dr Jonathan Foyle, architectural historian and novice climber, scales Britain's most iconic structures to reveal the buildings' secrets

  • Chemistry: A Volatile History

  • BBC

Series in which Jim Al-Khalili traces the story of how the elements, the building blocks that make up our entire world, were discovered and mapped

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Series in which Jim Al-Khalili traces the story of how the elements, the building blocks that make up our entire world, were discovered and mapped