Underground Britain
44:53

Underground Britain: Scotland

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS December 13, 2014

Geography

History

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Rob Bell climbs, crawls, dives and burrows into the amazing world of Underground Britain - in search of our most extraordinary, mysterious and challenging subterranean places, ...

Rob Bell climbs, crawls, dives and burrows into the amazing world of Underground Britain - in search of our most extraordinary, mysterious and challenging subterranean places, from hidden man-made constructions to stunning natural wonders. In the first episode, presenter Rob Bell dives into the mysteries that lie within a long-forgotten cave with a gruesome past, known as the Sculptor's Cave.

Underground Britain
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Underground Britain: London

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS December 20, 2014

Geography

History

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England's sprawling, teaming, traffic-jamming capital has another mysterious side to it that very few people ever get to see. A world of dark forgotten places hidden beneath ...

England's sprawling, teaming, traffic-jamming capital has another mysterious side to it that very few people ever get to see. A world of dark forgotten places hidden beneath the bustle and noise of the city streets. Rob Bell lifts the lid on the city beneath the surface.

Underground Britain
51:04

Underground Britain: Northern England

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS December 27, 2014

Geography

History

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In this episode, presenter Rob Bell discovers two incredible natural wonders in the Yorkshire Dales: a mile of caves encrusted throughout with waterfalls set in stone and one ...

In this episode, presenter Rob Bell discovers two incredible natural wonders in the Yorkshire Dales: a mile of caves encrusted throughout with waterfalls set in stone and one of Britain's deepest potholes - he explores how new technology is making sense of the enormous cave system which links the two.

Underground Britain
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Underground Britain: Wales

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS January 3, 2015

Geography

History

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In Rob's exploration of subterranean Wales, he'll abseil down a cliff face, do a long crawl in the depths of the earth, explore the 'slate capital of Wales' and discover ...

In Rob's exploration of subterranean Wales, he'll abseil down a cliff face, do a long crawl in the depths of the earth, explore the 'slate capital of Wales' and discover dungeons, chambers and passageways beneath two mighty castles.

Underground Britain
45:16

Underground Britain: Southern England

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS January 17, 2015

Geography

History

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Tonight Rob burrows, crawls and climbs through Underground Southern Britain. In Torquay, South Devon Rob follows the trail of some of Britain's very first humans into the ...

Tonight Rob burrows, crawls and climbs through Underground Southern Britain. In Torquay, South Devon Rob follows the trail of some of Britain's very first humans into the mystical underground world of Kent's Cavern. There he uncovers findings excavated from deep within the limestone caves that sent shockwaves through Victorian Britain and changed the world's view of the history of man.

Underwater Dream Machine
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Underwater Dream Machine

SBS2 September 6, 2010

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

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Throughout his life, American Peter Robbins has cultivated a passion for submarines. As an engineer, he is fascinated by the precision of Germany's U-boat technology. As an ...

Throughout his life, American Peter Robbins has cultivated a passion for submarines. As an engineer, he is fascinated by the precision of Germany's U-boat technology. As an entrepreneur, he is intrigued by the prospect of underwater tourism. Underwater Dream Machine follows Peter Robbins as he embarks on a ten-year odyssey to create his own million-dollar underwater vessel from scratch and explore the sunken wrecks of German U-boats.

Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail
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Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail: The Rock that Became a Bomb

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS August 9, 2015

Science

Geography

History

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Twisting the Dragon's Tail tells the incredible story of the rock that shaped the modern world. From its creation in an exploding star before Earth existed, to its deployment ...

Twisting the Dragon's Tail tells the incredible story of the rock that shaped the modern world. From its creation in an exploding star before Earth existed, to its deployment in nuclear weapons, nuclear power and nuclear medicine, this series reveals how, in a single generation, uranium went from something virtually unknown to becoming the most desirable and terrifying rock on Earth.

Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail
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Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail: The Rock that Changed the World

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS August 16, 2015

Science

Geography

History

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In Northern Australia the indigenous people have ancient stories for the place where the uranium is found. They say a great creation spirit sleeps underground, and disturbing ...

In Northern Australia the indigenous people have ancient stories for the place where the uranium is found. They say a great creation spirit sleeps underground, and disturbing this spirit will unleash disaster. Derek takes us on a remarkable journey to see how from the ashes of Hiroshima, uranium promised a new age.

Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail
51:49

Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail: The Rock that Changed the World

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS May 29, 2016

Science

Geography

History

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In Northern Australia the indigenous people have ancient stories for the place where the uranium is found. They say a great creation spirit sleeps underground, and disturbing ...

In Northern Australia the indigenous people have ancient stories for the place where the uranium is found. They say a great creation spirit sleeps underground, and disturbing this spirit will unleash disaster. Derek takes us on a remarkable journey to see how from the ashes of Hiroshima, uranium promised a new age.

Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail
51:15

Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail: The Rock in Our Future

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 23, 2015

Science

Geography

History

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Uranium saves lives, treats cancer and brings hope to millions. Uranium was also a promise of clean limitless power. In a remarkable and haunting journey, Dr Derek Muller ...

Uranium saves lives, treats cancer and brings hope to millions. Uranium was also a promise of clean limitless power. In a remarkable and haunting journey, Dr Derek Muller takes us to Chernobyl and Fukushima, where uranium became a nightmare.

Urban Secrets
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Urban Secrets: London

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS December 17, 2015

History

Geography

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Award-winning Hollywood actor and writer, Alan Cumming, unearths hidden gems and fascinating stories from within some of Britain's most iconic urban environments. Each episode ...

Award-winning Hollywood actor and writer, Alan Cumming, unearths hidden gems and fascinating stories from within some of Britain's most iconic urban environments. Each episode of Urban Secrets takes viewers on a stunning and intriguing journey through the length and breadth of the country, and explores the incredible tales of each city.

Urban Secrets
44:10

Urban Secrets: Brighton: The Eccentric City

Season 1 Episode 2 Foxtel Arts May 6, 2017

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Geography

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In keeping with its alternative reputation, Alan's journey around Brighton is full of eccentric characters and weird and wonderful locations. From his first stop at the Toy ...

In keeping with its alternative reputation, Alan's journey around Brighton is full of eccentric characters and weird and wonderful locations. From his first stop at the Toy Museum, where Alan discovers a hidden talent for steam train impressions, to a venture into the world of Roadkill Couture - a boutique selling gull wing hats, rams horn headdresses, and pickled puppies in jars - and a behind the scenes visit to the Royal Pavilion, this is a Brighton day trip that will long stay in the memory.

Urban Secrets
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Urban Secrets: Brighton

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS April 26, 2013

History

Geography

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In this episode, Alan tours the less-celebrated sights of Brighton, beginning by visiting the Toy and Model Museum to look at its collection of model trains.

In this episode, Alan tours the less-celebrated sights of Brighton, beginning by visiting the Toy and Model Museum to look at its collection of model trains.

Urban Secrets
43:16

Urban Secrets: Bristol: City Of Trade and Diversity

Season 1 Episode 3 Foxtel Arts May 13, 2017

History

Geography

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Alan Cumming continues his urban adventure around Britain and Ireland's cities. He is in Bristol, charting the City's history through its landmarks and people. Alan starts his ...

Alan Cumming continues his urban adventure around Britain and Ireland's cities. He is in Bristol, charting the City's history through its landmarks and people. Alan starts his journey at the Docks where he uncovers a grisly secret. His search for hidden gems takes him deep underground in Clifton before he meets up with Mercury Prize winning musician Roni Size to discuss the positive changes that have occurred in the Stokes croft and St Paul's area of the city. And what better way to end the walk than with a bit of Hanky Panky in Bristol's first secret Speakeasy?

Urban Secrets
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Urban Secrets: Bristol

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS May 3, 2013

History

Geography

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Charting the Bristol's history through its landmarks and people, Alan starts his journey at the docks where he uncovers a grisly secret.

Charting the Bristol's history through its landmarks and people, Alan starts his journey at the docks where he uncovers a grisly secret.

Urban Secrets
43:12

Urban Secrets: Liverpool: Everything But The Beatles

Season 1 Episode 4 Foxtel Arts May 13, 2017

History

Geography

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Actor Alan Cumming goes on a voyage of discovery as he finds out Liverpool's city secrets, with as few mentions of football and the Beatles as humanly possible! Starting with ...

Actor Alan Cumming goes on a voyage of discovery as he finds out Liverpool's city secrets, with as few mentions of football and the Beatles as humanly possible! Starting with a visit inside the Martins Building, a 1930s banking hall which hasn't changed an inch since it was closed in 2007, via a visit to a recording studio that is hidden through a bar, to a quick drop by Britain's swankiest toilets, Alan learns which former dictator once visited Liverpool for Christmas.

Urban Secrets
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Urban Secrets: Liverpool

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS May 10, 2013

History

Geography

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Tonight, actor Alan Cumming visits Liverpool, cutting through cliches about football and the Beatles to explore its less-celebrated treasures.

Tonight, actor Alan Cumming visits Liverpool, cutting through cliches about football and the Beatles to explore its less-celebrated treasures.

Urban Secrets
43:37

Urban Secrets: London: Market To Market

Season 1 Episode 5 Foxtel Arts May 20, 2017

History

Geography

Design and technologies

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This episode takes Alan Cumming from one iconic market to another: from Smithfields to Spitalfields. Alan kicks off with an early morning fry-up at The Cock before heading ...

This episode takes Alan Cumming from one iconic market to another: from Smithfields to Spitalfields. Alan kicks off with an early morning fry-up at The Cock before heading towards the East End, taking in the remarkable remains of a Roman amphitheatre and a lavish Liverpool St Hotel that hides a mysterious secret. What will actor Larry Lamb reveal in the bustling environs of Spitalfields market and what exactly can be found when you open a very specific fridge door?