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      Confessions Of An Alien Abductee
1 x 60’, 2013, HD
Chantelle, Marie and Simon are all alien abductees. These ordinary people share their extraordinary stories as they seek help through the curiously named Anomalous Mind Management Abductee Contactee Helpline, or AMMACH. Follow their journey as they bid to understand why these strange other worldly experiences are happening to them.
Off the Fence
This engaging series of two one-hour documentaries immerses viewers in a world where smart, dedicated researchers are pushing the limits of established fields of research, producing unique and radical solutions to the problems that plague the human race. From a nanoparticle drug against cancer to artificial leaves converting solar energy into a usable, clean chemical fuel.
Thirteen/WNET New York/
With fireflies swarming on land, deep-sea anglerfish swimming in the oceans and fungi briskly glowing away in our forests, bioluminescence is everywhere. The big mystery is: why? Together with Sir David Attenborough and brand-new technology we’re now recording what has been almost impossible to capture for years – and are about to highlight a magic world, far stranger and far more beautiful than expected.
On 13th January, 2012, the largest passenger shipwreck in history occurred when the Costa Concordia struck a submerged rock off Italy’s Tuscan coast. Once a floating pleasure palace, the half-sunken ship spent the next two years as a grisly tourist attraction. Now witness the monumental engineering challenge as 24 nations come together to pry the ship from her rocky grave.
Roller Coaster Road Productions/Smithsonian Networks
This series uses hard science and personal stories of life and death to find out what makes the most hazardous spots on earth into killer locations. We reveal how factors from weather to geography to human error combine to transform a seemingly benign road, beach or building into a deathtrap.
National Geographic
An out of this world experience, this series focuses on our planet and the threats it faces. Killer asteroids, solar flares and potentially lethal viruses are some of the dangers. Recognising these threats, Defenders of the Planet examines the history of the space programme and follows the successful mission of Shuttle Atlantis through the eyes of an astronaut.
Zig Zag Productions
Cruise Ship Down: Saving Concordia
1 x 60’, 2014, HD
2 x 60’, 2007, HD
Dangerous World
3 x 60’, 2006, HD
   David Attenborough’s
Light On Earth
1 x 60’, 2016, 4K
 Defenders Of The Planet
3 x 60’, 2001, SD
 Terra Mater Factual Studios/CuriosityStream/ BBC/UKTV/ABC Australia/Ammonite

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