From exploring the world's most advanced technological breakthroughs to learning how we can test and manipulate scientific principles in our own backyard, this series will put scientific theory to the test. Four presenters – Dallas, Liz, Jem and Dr Yan Wong – will pool their knowledge and their curiosity to put science into action in a series co-produced with The Open University (OU).
Bang Goes The Theory (UK) Season 8 (2014)
|8x01 Series 8, Episode 1 |
Jem, Liz and Maggie takes a look at how close Britain could get to running out of electricity in the future.
|Mar. 10, 2014|
|8x02 Series 8, Episode 2 |
How smoking damages human lungs.
|Mar. 17, 2014|
|8x03 Series 8, Episode 3 |
This episode focuses on big data and Liz explores alternative uses of data been stored including helping out in brain surgery. Jem tries some DIY data storage.
|Mar. 24, 2014|
|8x04 Ageing |
Maggie finds out how our muscles and bones change as we get older. Liz finds out more about the human brain as one is grown in in a petri dish. It is hoped that is could pave the ...
|Mar. 31, 2014|
|8x05 Flu |
A look at what dangers flu strains actually contain as Liz goes to see how flu vaccinations are made. A experiment were people volunteer to be injected with the flu helps Maggie understand ...
|Apr. 07, 2014|
|8x06 Flooding |
With the waters receding, Bang Goes the Theory takes a more considered look at the recent floods. Did global warming play a part, or is this simply the extreme end of the natural ...
|Apr. 14, 2014|
|8x07 Trains |
Liz takes a look at the possibility that signals could disappear from the country’s railways and how hearing impairment could be one of the bigger killers on the network. Maggie ...
|Apr. 28, 2014|
|8x08 Natural Disasters |
Maggie is at the Zaatari Refugee camp, which is temporary home to over 20,000 Syrians, where she learns about the problems the humanitarian community has to deal with tackling a disaster ...
|May. 05, 2014|
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