A remarkable experiment to determine the effect music has on animals, culminating in a concert orchestrated by acclaimed composer Nitin Sawhney. Sky Arts 6 Dec 9pm
Thoughts about the series from some of the team – Aaron Paul, Series Producer and John Shackleton, Director of Links & Pretitles and Chris Packham, Presenter.
Between takes on World’s Weirdest Events Chris gives the lowdown on Eldorado Canyon’s history and takes a whistle stop tour of the set with its plentiful but not very useful props.
It’s 4am and Chris psyches himself up for the day’s filming in the heat of the desert. World’s Weirdest Events – BBC Two, Thursdays 8pm, from 3rd September 2015.
A monkey gives CPR, birds explode in the skies above Nevada, how to extract spider silks from goats, the bizarre world of ‘Worm Grunting’, What in the weird world is going on?
From an abandoned town in the Nevada desert Chris delves into the secrets behind bizarre science, animal oddities, crazy weather, medical marvels and remarkable natural phenomena.
Chris uncovers the surprising secrets of the animal mind with spectacular demonstrations of their abilities – how they use their senses, solve problems and socialise. BBC Two.
Ambitious natural history experiment where Chris goes underground to investigate the subterranean world of some of the UK’s most iconic animals.
Slowly and surely its shape shifted from cosy cushion to robust predator, it rose gently without alarm and confidently padded to the top of the jagged crest that hung above our ships bow.