SOUND WAVES: THE SYMPHONY OF PHYSICS (BBC FOUR)

big ben

For "Sound Waves: The Symphony Of Physics" (BBC FOUR), we commissioned scientists from the University of Leicester to carry out state-of-the-art laser measurements on the most famous bell in the world, Big Ben. The story was picked up by most of the UK's national newspapers and science magazines:

telegraph

the sun

mail online

Wired Article

bbc focus

Big Ben article

THE TRUTH ABOUT ALCOHOL (BBC ONE)

alcohol

For "The Truth About Alcohol" (BBC ONE), we set-up a demonstration to show how "lining your stomach" can reduce the effects of alcohol. The feature was covered by many of the UK's national newspapers and magazines:

mail online

express

metro

mirror

radiotimes

TRUST ME I'M A DOCTOR (BBC TWO)

household chores

For "Trust Me I'm A Doctor" (BBC TWO), we set-up a special experiment to test what household chores "count" as moderate intensity exercise. Michael Mosley wrote this accompanying article for BBC News Online:

BBC News

MICHAEL MOSLEY VS THE SUPERBUGS (BBC FOUR)

superbugs

I contributed idea of "Microbial Michael" (a replica of Michael Mosley's microbiome) for the BBC Four doc "Michael Mosley vs The Superbugs". The University of Lincoln described it as a "world-first experiment". The programme was nominated for a Grierson Award.

HORIZON (BBC TWO)

For "Horizon: Aftershock: The Hunt For Gravitational Waves", I secured access and funding for a special filming trip to the South Pole. This article on BBC News Online has information about the shoot and the story we were covering:

BBC News

METAMORPHOSIS: THE SCIENCE OF CHANGE (BBC FOUR)

caterpillar

For "Metamorphosis: The Science Of Change", we commissioned scientists from the University of Bristol to use a special ground-breaking technique to visualise the inside of a chrysalis during metamorphosis. A journalist from BBC Nature News wrote an article about the work involved.

University Of Bath

TV REVIEWS

Here are some links to reviews of programmes that I have directed:

“Mesmerising... Excellent documentary.” - The Telegraph

"Fascinating... It matters much more than MasterChef." - The Guardian

"Trust Me I'm A Doctor is brilliant" - The Guardian

"Lively and illuminating documentary." - The Telegraph

“Wonderfully thought-provoking TV." – Time Out

"At only an hour, this achieves some incredible things... quite a feat and absolutely fascinating." – Time Out