1. All of Einstein's predictions from Special Relativity have been confirmed - except one. Gravitational Waves bend and stretch the very fabric of us and our world, so to observe them you need an unusual detector... and a certain amount of luck.

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  2. The biggest experimental research projects like the Large Hadron Collider are becoming cripplingly expensive. Wouldn't our money be better spent elsewhere?

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  3. Premature babies' lives hang by a thread. Imagine if a computer could detect a life-threatening infection before doctors saw a baby becoming ill...

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  4. Is this the first scientific proof that animals like rats are more like us than we thought? If they can daydream and plan ahead, then that makes them creative thinkers...

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  5. Dark Matter is what's thought to make up most of the matter in our universe, but so far it's been impossible for us to even see it. The theory is that it constantly passes through us without even touching our world. So how are scientists hoping to capture this mythical beast? By trapping it in an old gold mine, a mile below the Black Hills of South Dakota, of course...

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Here are a few short films I've recently made for BBC Science and Specialist Factual. They're offline cuts with my guide VO, so are low resolution, ungraded and pre-dub. Please note these are for personal review purposes only.

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