Twenty-five years after the world wide web was created, it is now caught in the greatest controversy of its existence: surveillance. With many concerned that governments and corporations can monitor our every move, Horizon meets the hackers and scientists whose technology is fighting back. It is a controversial technology, and some law enforcement officers believe it is leading to 'risk-free crime' on the 'dark web' - a place where almost anything can be bought, from guns and drugs to credit card details. Featuring interviews with the inventor of the world wide web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, and the co-founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, Horizon delves inside the 'dark web'.
Experts dissect a 65-foot, 60-ton fin whale - second only in size to its 'cousin' the blue whale - that has died after being stranded off the coast of Ireland. It's a race against time as whale anatomist Joy Reidenberg flies in from New York before the animal's decomposition causes it to explode on the beach.
This is the long awaited independent critical review of the music of King Crimson when the Wetton/Bruford/ Fripp triumvirate were at the heart of the band. The extraordinary music created by Crimson at this time spanned three great studio albums; Larks Tongues In Aspic, Starless and Bible Black and Red as well as the posthumous live album USA. For many fans this was the ultimate incarnation of King Crimson. Featuring Larks Tongues In Aspic Part 1, Easy Money, Improvisations, Book Of Saturday, Red and Starless. BONUS TRACKS New versions of Starless and Red by John Wetton. Features rare footage of King Crimson in concert.
Mark Evans presents a science series uncovering the anatomical secrets of some of the animal kingdom's most extraordinary species.
Also features professor and author Richard Dawkins.