The Animal Symphony

December 1, 2016

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

Insights from the team of World’s Weirdest Events

September 3, 2015

Thoughts about the series from some of the team – Aaron Paul, Series Producer and John Shackleton, Director of Links & Pretitles and Chris Packham, Presenter.

Sweaty presenter gives impromptu tour of set

August 30, 2015

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.

Sneak peak

August 28, 2015

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.

What in the Weird World?

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?

World’s Weirdest Events

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.

Inside the Animal Mind

January 23, 2014

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.

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The Burrowers

August 1, 2013

Ambitious natural history experiment where Chris goes underground to investigate the subterranean world of some of the UK’s most iconic animals.

Encounter with a Polar Bear

September 2, 2012

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.

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Images of the Arctic

August 23, 2012

An Operation Icerberg Gallery of 20 images showing the flora and fauna of Greenland – includes a deceptively tranquil view of the dangerous path the team took sailing back through a maze of icebergs.

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